Former VP and CFO of Universal Studios Has Over 20 Years of Finance Leadership Experience
The Golden State Warriors have named Jennifer Cabalquinto as the team's Chief Financial Officer (CFO), it was announced today. Cabalquinto, who will begin her new duties on Thursday, August 15, will oversee all day-to-day and long-term financial planning and accounting for the organization, while reporting to President and Chief Operating Officer, Rick Welts. Marty Glick, the Warriors' current CFO, will remain with the organization as a Special Advisor to Ownership. In that capacity, Glick will be primarily responsible for the financing and overseeing of the financial aspects of the team's proposed state-of-the-art entertainment/basketball venue on Piers 30-32 in San Francisco and all related development.Cabalquinto has over 20 years of finance leadership experience in a variety of start-up, turnaround, and high growth business environments. Most recently, Cabalquinto served as Vice President and Chief Financial Officer for Universal Studios Hollywood since 2007. In this role, she was responsible for NBC Universal's theme park and Citywalk operations in Los Angeles, California. Cabalquinto joined NBC Universal as part of the Telemundo acquisition. At the time of the acquisition, she served as Vice President and Chief Financial Officer for the Telemundo Station Group in Miami, Florida. With the integration of Telemundo, Jennifer was relocated to Los Angeles to serve as Vice President Finance for NBCU's Los Angeles television stations - KNBC, KVEA and KWHY. Before joining Telemundo, Jennifer worked for Ernst and Young, Royal Caribbean Cruise Lines and Future Tech International in auditing, financial planning and reporting and controllership roles. "Jennifer's experience in the entertainment industry and overall financial leadership experience is a great addition to our team," said Welts. "Her expertise will be a tremendous asset as we continue to move forward with building a World Class organization." Cabalquinto earned a Bachelor's degree in Accounting from SUNY, Binghamton's School of Management.