Jim Friedlich

Jim Friedlich, Director, Member of the Compensation Committee

Jim Friedlich was appointed to the Company’s Board of Directors in January 2015. He currently serves as the Chief Executive Officer at Empirical Media Advisors. In his role as CEO at Empirical Media Advisors, Mr. Friedlich advises large media clients, focusing on revenue growth, change management and digital media transformation. He is the co-founder of private equity firm ZelnickMedia and was a general partner there until 2011, specializing in equity-backed turnarounds and restructuring media companies. Earlier in his career, Mr. Friedlich served as VP of Business Development – Digital Publishing and Vice President of International Sales, Marketing and Business Development at Dow Jones & Company/The Wall Street Journal. Mr. Friedlich attended Dartmouth College, earned an MBA from the Stanford University School of Business and a B.A. from Wesleyan University.