Board of Directors
Mr. England was appointed Chief Executive Officer of NCM, Inc. in January 2016. Prior to his current position, from 2010 to 2015, England served as Executive Vice President and Chief Marketing Officer of MillerCoors, LLC as well as Chairman of the Strategy Committee and Co-Chair of the Operating Committee. From 2008 to 2010, England served as the first Chief Marketing Officer of the newly formed MillerCoors. Prior to joining MillerCoors, England served as Chief Marketing Officer of Coors Brewing Company from 2006 to 2008. From 2002 to 2006, he held a number of executive positions such as the Vice President of International Marketing and Strategy, and Vice President and General Manager of the Snacks Division at The Hershey Company. Previously, he also held various positions with Opentable, Inc., Nabisco Holdings Inc., and Cadbury Schweppes P.L.C. Mr. England has also served on the Board of the Association of National Advertisers until the end of 2015 and was a Board member of the Advertising Council Inc. from 2009 to 2015.
Mr. Goodman has been a director of NCM, Inc. since February 2007. Mr. Goodman founded White Mountain Media, a media consulting company, in July 2004 and has served as its president since inception. From July 2003 to July 2004, Mr. Goodman was retired. From March 1995 to July 2003, Mr. Goodman was the President of Sales and Marketing for CNN, a division of Turner Broadcasting System, Inc. Mr. Goodman currently serves as a director of Sagacity Media.
Mr. Haas has served as a director of NCM, Inc. since February 2007. He has been a private investor and financial consultant since January 1995. Mr. Haas was a Senior Vice President and Controller for Time Warner, Inc. from January 1990 through December 1994. Mr. Haas served as a director and chair of the audit committees of Information Holdings, Inc. and Armor Holdings, Inc until November 2004 and July 2007, respectively.
Craig R. Ramsey, executive vice president and chief financial officer of AMC Entertainment Inc. (AMC), oversees all financial areas of the company, including accounting, information systems, asset/liability management and investor relations.
Ramsey began his career with AMC in 1995 as director of financial reporting. He was promoted to vice president, finance in January 1997, to senior vice president in August 1998 and to chief financial officer in February 2000. Ramsey is a certified public accountant. His professional affiliations include membership in the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants, the Financial Executives Institute and the Missouri Society of Certified Public Accountants.
Ramsey graduated with distinction from the University of Kansas, where he earned a Bachelor of Science degree in accounting and business administration. He is a current resident of the Kansas City area.
Ms. Madison was appointed as director of NCM Inc. in March 2014. From 2011 to 2014, Ms. Madison was Chief Executive Officer of the Los Angeles Sparks, a WNBA professional women’s basketball team. Prior to that role, Ms. Madison served as Executive Vice President of Diversity at NBCUniversal and a Vice President of the General Electric Company. Ms. Madison spent 22 years with NBCUniversal in various leadership positions and prior to that ran several different local affiliate television stations.
Mr. Brandow has served as Executive Vice President, General Counsel and Secretary of Regal Entertainment Group since March 2002. Mr. Brandow has served as the Executive Vice President, General Counsel and Secretary of Regal Cinemas, Inc. since July 2001, and prior to that time he served as Senior Vice President, General Counsel and Secretary of Regal Cinemas, Inc. since February 2000. Prior thereto, Mr. Brandow served as Vice President, General Counsel and Secretary from February 1999 when he joined Regal Cinemas, Inc. From September 1989 to January 1999, Mr. Brandow was an associate with the law firm Simpson Thacher & Bartlett LLP. Mr. Brandow is also a member of the board of directors of AC JV, LLC, of which NCM LLC has a 4% ownership interest.
Mr. Schneider has been a director of NCM, Inc. since February 2007 and Chairman since January 2016. Mr. Schneider became the Chief Executive Officer of AHC LLC, a financial consulting and advisory firm in October 2009. He served as Operating Partner and Chairman, Media and Communications, of Diamond Castle Holdings, LP, a private equity firm, from January 2005 to September 2009. From 2001 to 2004, Mr. Schneider served in various senior executive capacities including President, Chief Operating Officer and Vice Chairman of the Board of Citizens Communications Company. Mr. Schneider currently serves as a director of Centennial Communications Corp., Bonten Media Group, LLC and PRC, LLC.
Mr. Lesinski was appointed as director of NCM Inc. in December 2014. Mr. Lesinski is the Founder and CEO of Energi Entertainment, a multi-media content production company. From 2013 to 2014, Mr. Lesinski was President of Digital Content and Distribution at Legendary Entertainment, a leading media company dedicated to owning, producing and delivering content to mainstream audiences with a targeted focus on the powerful fandom demographic. Prior to that role, from 2006 to 2013, Mr. Lesinski served as President, Digital Entertainment at Paramount Pictures, a global producer and distributor of filmed entertainment. Mr. Lesinski also served as President of Worldwide Home Entertainment at Paramount Pictures for three years, prior to which, he spent ten years in various leadership positions at Warner Bros. Entertainment and was a Managing Director for an advertising agency.