CRN Appoints CFO

NEW HAVEN, CT – CRN International, the radio marketing and promotions pioneer, has named John Prinner as its new Chief Financial Officer.

Prinner most recently was Principal of consulting firm JPK Holdings, and prior to that held financial/operational executive positions at telecom and technology services companies such as Data Intensity, Vivaro Corp., Conversent Communications, Utilicom, and SNET.  His accounting and consulting career began with 10 years at PricewaterhouseCoopers.

At CRN, Prinner will be able to tap into his experience of working with companies where innovation, customer service and alignment of financial/operational strategies drive growth and profitability.

He will be part of CRN’s Executive Management team, reporting directly to President and Founder Barry Berman.

“We see John as a significant addition to our executive team and look forward to a new voice in our strategic thinking,” said Berman.

Prinner holds a Bachelor of Science in Accounting and Finance from the University of Connecticut School of Business.

About CRN International

CRN International ( uses radio differently to solve marketing challenges for major brands. For 40 years it has employed radio in non-traditional ways to meet marketing objectives for some of the world’s best-known brands. The company is based in Hamden, CT, and has offices in New York; Minneapolis; Detroit; and Hershey, PA.

For more information, contact:

Jim Alkon
Marketing Director
CRN International