Arbitron Names Richard Surratt Executive VP, Finance and Chief Financial Officer.
March 2, 2011
Surratt succeeds Sean R. Creamer, who was promoted in June 2010 to Executive Vice President, U.S. Media Services, responsible for the Company's radio and cross-platform services and operations. Surratt joined Arbitron on February 6, 2011 as Executive Vice President, Finance.
From 2007 to 2009 Surratt was President and Chief Executive Officer at Voyager Learning Company, a K-12 education software company. Richard joined Voyager Learning in 2005 as Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer.
Surratt has an M.B.A. from Stanford Graduate School of Business, Stanford, CA; an M.S., Fluid Mechanics and Thermal Sciences from The George Washington University, Washington, D.C. and a B.S. Marine Engineering Systems from U.S. Merchant Marine Academy, Kings Point, New York.