Donald R. Shassian, Executive Vice President/Chief Financial Officer, joined OUTFRONT Media in November of 2013 and helped lead the company through its transformational year in 2014. With oversight of the finance and information technology departments, Don drove the formation borrowings, IPO, exchange offering, and Van Wagner acquisition. Prior to joining the company, Don led the financial and information technology executive teams at Frontier Communications, where he was responsible for the successful negotiation, finance, closing, and integration of their $8.6 billion acquisition from Verizon. A former M&A consultant for communications companies, other tenures include EVP/CFO and later COO of RSL Communications, Ltd., SVP/CFO of Southern New England Telecommunications Company (SNET) and the partner-in-charge of the Arthur Andersen telecommunications practice in North America.
Shassian is a graduate of Bucknell University. Don and his wife have two grown sons and currently reside in Rye Brook, NY where he enjoys spending time with family, playing golf and biking.
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