Fred Krupica Joins LegalZoom.com as Chief Financial Officer
LOS ANGELES (May 22, 2008) - LegalZoom.com, the nation's leading online legal document and filing service, announced today that Fred Krupica joined the company's management team on April 28th, 2008 as Chief Financial Officer. In this role, Krupica will be responsible for the company's financial and corporate development to support LegalZoom's continued substantial growth.
"We're really pleased to welcome Fred to the team. LegalZoom has reached a point at which an experienced CFO is necessary to take the company through its next stage of development," said John Suh, CEO of LegalZoom. "Fred's financial acumen and experience managing public companies will play a vital role in guiding LegalZoom's growth."
Krupica brings more than 30 years of experience at several high-growth corporations, most recently at Altra Inc., a leading biofuels company where he was instrumental in the start-up, development and significant debt and equity capital raising to fund its multi-state manufacturing operations. Prior to Altra, he was CFO for Fastclick Inc., (NASDAQ: FSTC) an internet advertising technology company, where he led the company's IPO and subsequent sale and merger to Valueclick Inc. (NASDAQ: VCLK). Fred's previous positions include CFO at WJ Communications (NASDAQ: WJCI), CFO for Magnetic Data Technologies, CFO and Chief Operating Officer for a private equity firm, and founder of a professional services firm. Krupica also served in various senior financial management positions at Atlantic Richfield, Pullman Inc. and PricewaterhouseCoopers.
"I am extremely fortunate to join such a dynamic company with a wide range of product offerings," said Fred Krupica. "We have a great team of professionals here, and I'm excited to be part of an organization that continues to set new standards for service, innovation and results."
Krupica is a CPA and holds a Bachelor of Science in Accounting from the University of Illinois and an MBA in finance from UCLA.