J2 Global appoints Turicchi CFO j2 Global announced that j2 Global’s current president and former CFO, R. Scott Turicchi, will assume the role of CFO effective with Kathleen Griggs’ departure from her position as CFO and treasurer of j2 Global on August 8 for personal reasons. Griggs’ departure does not result from any disagreement with j2 Global on any matter relating to j2 Global’s operations, policies or practices. It is anticipated that prior to her departure, Griggs will participate in j2 Global’s Q2 earnings call and will remain CFO through the preparation and filing of the company’s Quarterly Report on 10-Q for the quarter.
j2 Global acquires assets of Email Direct, terms not disclosed j2 Global announced that its Campaigner Email Marketing brand has acquired the assets of EmailDirect, a California-based provider of email marketing services. Terms of the acquisition were not disclosed and the financial impact to j2 is not expected to be material.