Topps appoints new chief financial officer

John Mueller joins with wealth of experience across consumer products, finance and the digital space.
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The Topps Company has appointed John Mueller as its new chief financial officer, effective today (Monday, April 7th).

Mueller (pictured) joins from the XO Group (formerly The Knot) where he served as CFO for five years.

Michael Brandstaedter, Topps president and COO, commented: "John is a seasoned executive with a wealth of experience across consumer products, finance and the digital space, and we believe his financial and strategic skills will be an incredible resource to draw upon as we continue our growth."

Topps was acquired by Michael Eisner's The Tornante Company and Madison Dearborn Partners in October 2007.

Eisner commented: "John Mueller's accomplishments at XO Group, the broad depth of his experience in finance and manufacturing, and his business savvy, will make him a key player in executing our vision of growth and momentum at Topps."



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