Edward Lastes, Chief Executive Officer, Fusion Media Group
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Chief Executive Officer

Fusion Media Group
300 Main Street
Wenham, Massachusetts 01984
United States

Company Description: Fusion Media Group (FMG) was formed to provide a new alternative to Principals of select outdoor advertising companies. Based on our experience gained from over 60...   more
Background

Employment History

  • President and Chief Executive Officer
    PNE Media , LLC
  • Chief Operating Officer
    Blackstone Cable , LLC
9 Total References
Web References
Fusion Media Group- Building the Most Dynamic Outdoor Advertising Company in the United States
www.fusionmediagroup.com, 24 April 2014 [cached]
Edward J. Lastes: Chief Executive Officer Edward.lastes@fusionmediagroup.com 978-233-7928
Prior to founding Fusion, Ed was the President and Chief Executive Officer of PNE Media, LLC from 2000 to 2006. PNE was created through over 60 acquisitions and owned approximately 7,000 billboard faces along the Eastern seaboard. Prior to PNE, Ed was the Chief Operating Officer of Blackstone Cable, LLC where he participated in acquiring, integrating, developing and selling over 20 cable television companies. Prior to that, Ed was the President and Chief Executive Officer of Invincible Technologies Corporation, a data storage services company, which was sold to a public entity. Previously, Ed served in various lending, corporate finance and credit capacities at Bank of Boston, including serving in the Media & Communications, Asset Recovery, Restructured Real Estate, Middle Market and Credit Divisions. He holds a B.A. from St. Michael's College.
Fusion Media Group- Building the Most Dynamic Outdoor Advertising Company in the United States
www.fusionmediagroup.com, 1 Jan 2011 [cached]
"I am very pleased to appoint Pudge as Chief Operating Officer" said Ed Lastes, CEO of FMG, "In order to execute our rapid growth strategy in the coming year, it was crucial to hire a person of exceptional talent and experience to manage the daily operations of both our existing Affiliates and the integration of newly completed transactions.
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"Lisa Gallagher is a talented professional that I am excited to name our Chief Financial Officer" said Lastes.
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As our opportunities are rapidly expanding and we are preparing to go to market for our next capital event, their addition to our organization is positions us for successful growth and execution," stated Lastes.
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Edward J. Lastes Fusion Media Group (978) 233-7928 edward.lastes@fusionmediagroup.com
Fusion Media Group- Building the Most Dynamic Outdoor Advertising Company in the United States
www.fusionmediagroup.com, 1 June 2008 [cached]
"We are excited to have completed this transaction on a great portfolio of bulletin locations" said Edward J. Lastes, FMG's Chief Executive Officer.
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"The successful closing of this transaction addressed several key issues that make our approach attractive to independent operators" said Lastes.
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Edward J. Lastes Fusion Media Group (978) 233-7928 edward.lastes@fusionmediagroup.com
Fusion Media Group- Building the Most Dynamic Outdoor Advertising Company in the United States
www.fusionmediagroup.com, 19 Nov 2007 [cached]
"We think Connect, through the purchase of the Genesis Media assets, was a compelling way to begin the roll-out of our innovative affiliate model at FMG," said Ed Lastes, CEO of FMG.
Fusion Media Group- Building the Most Dynamic Outdoor Advertising Company in the United States
www.fusionmediagroup.com, 12 Nov 2007 [cached]
"We're pleased to be backing Ed Lastes and Lars Swanson as the management team forming this new company," said John Ward, Managing Director at Key Venture Partners "Their professional experiences to date, and deep domain expertise in the Out-of-Home media space, identify them as an ideal team to innovate in the segment right now.
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"We looked to KVP as a prospective investor based on our prior experience with John Ward and his clear understanding of the benefits that can be realized through applying unique business models to otherwise traditional businesses," said Ed Lastes, Fusion Media Group's CEO.
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