Pearl Jam Robbed of +$380,000
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Pearl Jam have been milked of over $380K from a former CFO of Pearl Jam?s management company, Curtis Management. The man in question, Rickey Charles Goodrich, has allegedly stolen over half-a-million from his previous employers, of which a large portion belonged to Pearl Jam. Check the full story from seattlepi.com below:
A former executive with Pearl Jam has been charged with 33 counts of theft following allegations that he bilked Seattle?s biggest band for years.
Filing felony charges earlier this month, King County prosecutors claim Rickey Charles Goodrich abused his position as chief financial officer at Pearl Jam?s management company, Curtis Management, to steal $380,000 from the management firm in the four years before he was fired in September 2010.
Seattle Police claim Goodrich?s thefts cost the management company $566,000, including investigative expenses. Goodrich, a 54-year-old resident of Novato, Calif., is also alleged to have admitted to admitted to owing his former employer hundreds of thousands of dollars.
“We are deeply saddened by this situation,” Kelly Curtis of Curtis Management said in a statement Tuesday. Curtis went on to say he is “looking forward to a resolution.”