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Best Buy Hires New CEO Following Scandal

Best Buy today announced that it has appointed Hubert Joly as the company’s CEO. Joly is currently the CEO of Carlson, a worldwide hospitality and travel company. “Hubert was an outstanding candidate for this position and I am confident he will be a great fit for Best Buy,” said Hatim Tyabji, chairman of the Best Buy Board. “Hubert’s range and …

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Best Buy Founder Resigns, Leaving Room For Private Takeover

Best Buy’s founder and chairman, Richard Schulz, announced on Thursday that he is stepping down from the company’s board a bit earlier than originally planned, leaving many to wonder what he’s going to do with all the shares he currently owns. It was announced last month that Schulz would resign following a scandal involving ex-CEO Brian Dunn’s affair with an …

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