FYI


FYI
Tony Fragnito, CPA, has been appointed CEO of XBRL International. In this newly created position, Fragnito will lead the organization’s efforts to promote global adoption of XBRL and interactive data for business reporting. Fragnito comes to XBRL International from the Federation for American Societies for Experimental Biology in Bethesda, Md., where he was deputy director and CFO.

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