• The CEO who led Best Buy through its turnaround is stepping down and being replaced by the company's first female chief executive

    5 days ago - By Business Insider

    Best Buy has named a new CEO. Current CFO Corie Barry will step into the role, the company said on Monday.
    Its current CEO Hubert Joly will step into a newly created role as executive chairman of the board.
    Joly was CEO for seven years, leading the retailer through a turbulent time and instituting a turnaround plan which has brought Best Buy back to strong growth.
    Best Buy has a new leader.
    The company on Monday named current CFO Corie Barry as new CEO. Effective June 11, current CEO Hubert Joly will step into a newly created role as executive chairman of the board.
    Barry, Best Buy's first...
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  • Best Buy CEO Hubert Joly steps down

    Best Buy CEO Hubert Joly steps down

    5 days ago - By Chron

    NEW YORK - The CEO credited with reviving a struggling Best Buy is stepping aside.
    Hubert Joly is handing leadership of the reinvigorated electronics retailer to longtime executive Corie Barry as part of the company's succession plan.
    Joly, 59, took the helm in 2012 and focused on driving online revenue and the in-store experience as traditional retailers like faced dwindling foot traffic and sales. Online sales now account for about 22 percent of its business.
    It also expanded services while adding same-day delivery service in certain areas.
    Barry becomes CEO on June 11. She's been with...
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  • Best Buy CFO to replace Hubert Joly as CEO

    5 days ago - By Reuters

    Best Buy Co Inc on Monday named Chief Financial Officer Corie Barry as the company's next chief executive officer, the first woman to lead the consumer electronics retailer in its 53-year history.
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  • Best Buy Names Finance Chief Corie Barry to Replace Hubert Joly as CEO

    5 days ago - By Fortune

    Best Buy bby said on Monday that its Chief Financial Officer Corie Barry will be its next chief executive, tasked with continuing the electronics retailer's remarkable transformation under outgoing CEO Hubert Joly.
    Barry, a 20 year veteran of Best Buy, is also the chain's chief strategic transformation officer, and will take the CEO reins on June 11. She has been an instrumental part of the executive team that has helped Joly pull off one of the most dramatic reinventions of a major retailer ever. Joly will stay on as executive chairman and advise Barry on matters such as strategy and...
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  • Hubert Joly to step down as Best Buy CEO

    5 days ago - By Reuters

    Best Buy Co Inc said on Monday Chief Executive Officer Hubert Joly would step down from his role in June and take over as the executive chairman.
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