ShiftPixy, Inc., a California-based staffing enterprise that designs, manages, and sells access to a disruptive, revolutionary platform that facilitates employment in the rapidly growing gig economy, has recently announced the hiring of Domonic “DJ” Carney as Chief Financial Officer, replacing Patrice Launay who is leaving the company.
A seasoned executive and CPA, Mr. Carney brings to ShiftPixy more than 25 years of experience in finance, accounting, and operations, with particular expertise in strategic planning, SEC reporting, cash flow management and P&L responsibility. Over the course of his impressive career, since serving as senior auditor at Deloitte & Touche in the early 1990s, he has twice served as Chief Financial Officer and has worked with an impressive group of public and private companies, from large corporations to high-growth startups spanning the high technology, contract manufacturing, advanced materials, and energy sectors. Mr. Carney holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in Economics from Dartmouth College and a Masters in Accounting from Northeastern University.
“We’re incredibly excited to welcome DJ to the growing ShiftPixy team as our new CFO,” said Scott W. Absher, Chief Executive Officer of ShiftPixy. “In addition to his highly relevant financial, accounting and operational skillset, DJ brings tremendous business acumen in the areas of strategic planning and overall operational excellence. We believe Mr. Carney is the right individual to lead our finance and accounting efforts forward as ShiftPixy enters the next stage of its rapid and exciting growth trajectory.”
Mr. Carney stated, “I’m pleased to be joining ShiftPixy at a key inflection point for the company. ShiftPixy is well-positioned for substantial organic revenue growth and near term profitability, all leading to an opportunity for substantial shareholder value creation. I look forward to helping Scott and the team during these exciting times.”
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