Pleasanton, CA (November 18, 2015)— Medea, Inc. the spirit-technology company and supplier of Medea Vodka, is pleased to announce the appointment of David Largen as Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer. Mr. Largen will be responsible for finance and administration of the company’s operations, structuring and planning for the spirit-technology company, as it enters its second year.
Mr. Largen, brings to Medea more than two decades of financial experience in the technology world. “Dave comes to Medea at a time of explosive growth for our young company. His talents and experience in financial management in the tech world will serve us well as Medea continues to expand into new markets,” indicated Peggy Taylor, Medea chairman.
Medea Vodka has experienced rapid growth since its debut in a handful of Southern California stores in the summer of 2014. The world’s first and only spirit in a LED programmable bottle, is now available in more than thirty states across the nation. Medea’s Bluetooth technology was introduced last Spring, enabling the user to download an App from a smartphone to program the bottle with up to ten customized phrases.
Mr. Largen was most recently with Steelwedge, Inc where he served as Chief Financial Officer. His background also includes global operational, planning and accounting roles at Salesforce.com, PeopleSoft, Inc. and Ernst & Young, LLP.
Mr. Largen of Danville, CA, is a graduate of the University of California, Santa Barbara, with a BA in Business Economics.