Dave & Buster's Names Scott Bowman CFO
Dave & Buster's announced that on May 2, Scott J. Bowman was named senior vice president and chief financial officer, effective May 6.
Bowman previously served as SVP and CFO of Hibbett Sports, Inc. from July 2012 until April 2019. Before his tenure at Hibbett Sports, Inc., he served in various roles at The Home Depot from October 2003 until June 2012, most recently as the division chief financial officer—Northern Division. He also worked in various controller and accounting management positions with Rubbermaid Home Products, a division of Newell Rubbermaid, Anchor Hocking Glass Company and the Sherwin-Williams Company.
"Scott brings a proven track record of success and deep experience working with brands that, like us, are focused on creating a great customer experience. His strategic vision, financial discipline, and care for the people he supports will make him a great addition to our senior team,” says Brian Jenkins, CEO.
The company also announced the promotion of Joe DeProspero to the role SVP, supply chain and business development, effective May 6. DeProspero has served as interim CFO since August 2018, as VP of finance from May 2010 until August 2018, and as assistant VP from August 2006 until May 2010. He previously held various financial planning and analysis roles for Arby’s Restaurant Group and Carlson Restaurants Worldwide, Inc.
“We’d like to thank Joe for serving as our interim chief financial officer for these past nine months. He has been a tremendous contributor to our success since 2006, and we look forward to his leadership of our supply chain team and business development initiatives,” adds Jenkins.