CHARLOTTE, N.C. – Brandsymbol announces the hiring of Erik J. Walder, Controller, as a part of their efforts to expand their team and manage finances.
E. J. Walder is a licensed Certified Public Accountant who began his career in New York in 1997 as an auditor with PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC) focused predominantly on technology clients such as Lucent Technologies. Over the past 17 years, Erik has advanced his career in corporate accounting in the cable television industry serving in various leadership roles at Insight Communications, Time Warner Cable, and Charter Communications in accounting, internal financial reporting, external SEC reporting, accounting policy, revenue assurance, and billing assurance.
With a keen financial acumen, attention to detail, and ability to help businesses re-engineer financial and operational processes, E. J. Walder has driven top and bottom-line cost savings and improved the reliability and accuracy of company financial information.
“Everyone at Brandsymbol and SafeMark are excited for Erik to join our agencies,” Brandsymbol President and CEO Clayton D. Tolley commented. “For the past several years, both agencies have experienced double digit growth which requires a high-level financial executive with extensive experience working with fortune 500 companies in the public and private sectors. Erik is a prime addition to the executive team and will play a key role as we continue to grow and excel in our specialized areas.”
With over two decades of experience, Brandsymbol was founded with the goal of revitalizing the agency-client relationship by innovating and transforming the branding process, to deliver world-class solutions, customized for each client. Our proprietary i4 Methodology is engineered to provide senior-level expertise, global creative, advanced legal & regulatory solutions to deliver clients world-class brands that are based on facts and figures, not opinions and observations.