Las Vegas, NV (PRWEB) December 9, 2005
Wireless Venture Partners, Inc announced today that Robert C. Glaser has been named Chief Financial Officer (CFO).
Glaser will be responsible for executive management and oversight of WVP’s financial operations and will report directly to Kurt Swauger, WVP’s founder and Chief Executive Officer.
Glaser joins WVP from United Factory Furniture Corp. (United), a multi-company retail home furnishing operation with over $85 million in revenues where he served as Executive Vice President and CFO since 1999. While there, he was responsible for overseeing the company’s accounting, treasury, risk management and investment activities. He also utilized his broad range of experience in human resources, audit and consumer finance.
Prior to joining United Factory Furniture, Glaser served as a Senior Consultant to KPMG Peat Marwick, LLP from 1996-1999 where he provided a variety of services consisting of diagnostics and implementation of strategic planning, risk management, operational processes and systems analysis for both domestic and international clients.
"Bob brings great breadth of expertise from the various financial positions he has held both at United and KPMG,” said Swauger. "His leadership and diverse experience will contribute to WVP’s national rollout and acquisition strategy.”
"This is a great opportunity, and I'm looking forward to making a major contribution toward the success of WVP," commented Glaser.
Born in 1960, Glaser grew up in Salt lake City, Utah. He received a Bachelor of Science degree in Finance and Business Administration from the University of Utah, Salt Lake City in 1983 and graduated from the Stonier Graduate School of Banking, University of Delaware.
Wireless Venture Partners, Inc. (WVP) was founded in 2002 by Kurt A. Swauger, a long-time wireless executive who began his career over 15 years an account manager at Paging Network, Inc. (PAGE) As an exclusive dealer of national wireless carriers, WVP expanded from its initial markets in California and Nevada to become a leading national wireless retailer serving over 42 US markets in 700 locations.
For press inquiries, please contact Steven Rayman, ESQ, Senior Vice President & General Counsel at Wireless Venture Partners, Inc. (702) 216-1161
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