Jamie Kellner is a founder of ACME and has served as our Chairman of the Board since 1997 and as our Chief Executive Officer from 1997 until June 2010. Mr. Kellner was also a founder, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of the WB Network from 1993 to 2004. Additionally, from March 2001 through March 2003, Mr. Kellner served as Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of AOL Time Warner's Television Networks division. Previously, Mr. Kellner was President of Fox Broadcasting Company since its inception in 1986 to 1993.
Doug Gealy is a founder of ACME and has served as a member of our Board since 1997. From 1997 to June 2010, Mr. Gealy served as our President and Chief Executive Officer and in July 2010 became our assumed the responsibility of Chief Executive Officer. Since December of 1996, Mr. Gealy has been involved in development activities for ACME. Before founding ACME, Mr. Gealy served for one year as Executive Vice President of Benedek Broadcasting Corporation. From 1991 to 1996, Mr. Gealy was a Vice President and General Manager of WCMH and its local marketing agreement, WWHO, both in Columbus, Ohio, and following the acquisition of these stations by NBC, served as President and General Manager of these stations.
Tom Allen is a founder of ACME and has served a member of our Board since 1997. Mr. Allen served as our Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer until July 2010. He currently serves as a consultant to the Company and serves as Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer for Outdoor Channel Holdings, Inc., a national cable television network and production services company. From August 1993 to May 1996, Mr. Allen was the Chief Operating Officer and Chief Financial Officer for Virgin Interactive Entertainment. Before that Mr. Allen served as the Chief Financial Officer of the Fox Broadcasting Company from 1986 to 1993.
Michael Corrigan has served as a member of our Board since April 2004. Mr. Corrigan is an experienced media and entertainment executive and consultant. Mr. Corrigan also serves on the Board of Directors and is Chairman of the Audit Committee of the Board of Directors of Tropicana Entertainment Inc., a gaming company. Mr. Corrigan was formerly Senior Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer of Metro Goldwyn Mayer Inc. and prior thereto was a senior partner in the Entertainment, Media and Communications practice at Price Waterhouse.
Frederick Wasserman has served as a member of our Board since December 2006. Mr. Wasserman currently is President of FGW Partners LLC, which provides financial and management consultant services. From 2005 through 2006, Mr. Wasserman served as Chief Operating Officer and Chief Financial Officer of Mitchell & Ness Nostalgia Company, a manufacturer and distributor of licensed sportswear. From 2001 through 2005, he served as Chief Financial Officer and then President of Goebel of North America, an international manufacturer of collectibles, gifts and home decor. Mr. Wasserman currently serves on the board of directors of Allied Defense Group, Inc., a publicly traded company on the American Stock Exchange. He also serves on the board of directors of Breeze-Eastern Corporation and TeamStaff, Inc., both publicly traded companies on the Nasdaq Capital Market. In addition, Mr. Wasserman also serves on the board of directors of Gilman Ciocia, Inc. and MAM Software Group, both publicly traded companies on the OTC Bulletin Board.