Dealerscope People for the Week of June 4, 2001
Compiled by Chris Jagger
At Best Buy Co., Ray Aboyan was promoted to vice president of retail operations. He is responsible for the budget and management of the labor allocation and scheduling processes of all Best Buy retail locations. Aboyan has been with Best Buy for five years, most recently as director of retail operations. Also at Best Buy, Hank Dawson was promoted to vice president of Property Development. Dawson is responsible for the due diligence, development and construction activities supporting the real estate strategy for BBY retail stores. He was previously special projects manager of JC Penney Co.
RadioShack Corporation selected Michael Newman its new senior vice president and chief financial officer to replace Dwain H. Hughes who died earlier this year. Newman experience includes 18 years with General Electric and four years as chief financial offcer of Hussmann International.