Interview with the President and CEO: Carmike Cinemas Inc. (CKEC)
S. David Passman III has been President and Chief Executive Officer of Carmike Cinemas, Inc., since June 2009, and one of its directors since 2003. Mr. Passman served as the President and CEO of IBS-STL, Inc., or its predecessor, STL, Inc., a book publishing and distribution company from June 2005 to January 2009. He served as President of the Harland Printed Products and Harland Checks divisions of John H. Harland Co., a provider of printed products and software and related services to the financial institution market from 1999 to 2003, and as Chief Financial Officer from 1996 to 1999. From 1981 to 1996, Mr. Passman was a Partner in the tax division of Deloitte & Touche LLP, a public accounting firm. He served as the Managing Partner of the Atlanta office of Deloitte & Touche LLP from 1993 to 1996. Mr. Passman is a Certified Public Accountant. Profile
TWST: Please begin by giving us a brief description of Carmike Cinemas.
Mr. Passman: Carmike is a leading cinema circuit, the nation’s fourth largest, with about 235 locations