Virgin Galactic CFO Departs After 18 Months

John S. Rego
John S. Rego

Virgin Galactic’s Chief Financial Officer (CFO) is departing after about 18 months on the job to serve as CFO at Tremor Video, Inc., a premium video marketplace elevating brand advertising effectiveness across all screens.

“Tremor Video is already an established leader in the advertising technology market and few industries offer such a significant opportunity for growth,” said Rego said in a press release. “I look forward to working with the entire Tremor Video team to maximize its leadership position in the industry.”

“John brings a wealth of finance experience across a wide range of companies and industries,” said Tremor Video CEO Bill Day. “He will be an integral part of Tremor Video as we continue to execute on our strategy as the leading premium video marketplace.”

Rego was named Virgin Galactic CFO in February 2014. He replaces Ken Sunshine, who joined the company as CFO in July 2011.

Tremor Video’s press release is below.

NEW YORK, Aug. 6, 2015 (Tremor Video PR) — Tremor Video, Inc. (NYSE:TRMR), the premium video marketplace elevating brand advertising effectiveness across all screens, today announced that it has hired John Rego as Chief Financial Officer. Mr. Rego will join the company on September 8 and report to Chief Executive Officer Bill Day.

Mr. Rego is a seasoned finance executive with over 30 years of finance, accounting and operations experience and over 13 years of experience as a CFO. He is currently serving as the CFO of Virgin Galactic, a space line company privately held within the British Virgin Group.

Mr. Rego brings extensive public company experience, including 8 years spent as the Executive Vice President and CFO of NYSE listed Vonage Holdings Corp., where he lead the company through its initial public offering, as well as prior service as a public company audit committee chairman.

“John brings a wealth of finance experience across a wide range of companies and industries,” said Bill Day. “He will be an integral part of Tremor Video as we continue to execute on our strategy as the leading premium video marketplace.”

“Tremor Video is already an established leader in the advertising technology market and few industries offer such a significant opportunity for growth,” said John Rego. “I look forward to working with the entire Tremor Video team to maximize its leadership position in the industry.”

Mr. Rego has also served as the CFO of AppSense, an enterprise software company, as well as Petra Solar, a clean energy technology company. Mr. Rego holds a B.A. in Accounting and Finance from Rutgers University as well as a CPA and CGMA from the State of New Jersey.

About Tremor Video

Tremor Video (NYSE:TRMR) helps make every advertising moment more relevant for consumers. The company’s heritage as custodians of the most recognized advertiser and publisher brands is built on leadership in all-screen analytics and a long-standing commitment to transparency. Our premium video marketplace offers the full spectrum of video ad products and services, including premium programmatic buying and selling and analytics that connect the two.