|Lehigh University, BSBU|
David Polakoff is an extraordinarily skilled financial manager, with a tremendous attention for detail. However, David is an equally talented operational and strategic manager.
David Polakoff provides consulting services, offering operational, financial, strategic, and business development expertise to media/entertainment companies.
David is a unique financial professional who is at ease, understands, and appreciates the creative process and finds balance with financially sound pragmatism and principles. Combining analytic and intuitive judgment, David has achieved both performance and profitability based results in domestic, international, start-up and mature media environments.
David is an extroverted and charismatic thought leader, who is effective and persuasive across all communication formats. With a direct operating style, David leads, manages, develops, motivates, and builds strong functional teams with superior performance. David is a dedicated collaborator; highly regarded for readily forging effective relationships with all levels of internal/external management and staff. David is passionate and astute about the current media / entertainment marketplace and empathetic of how strategic decision making impacts the consumer experience and company performance.
Davidâ€™s expertise includes: Financial Operations, Strategic Planning, Business Operations, Project Management, Business Development, Financial Planning & Analysis, Plan Execution, Process Improvement, and Accounting/Budgeting/Forecasting.