This CFO’s Concept of the Center of the Universe Is Materially Overstated

As CFO, I’m in a unique position within the organization, at the absolute center of the universe. The only other executive besides me that has that same presence at the center is the CEO. 

Bruce Bensanko, CFO OfficeMax [E&Y]

 

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