Gooch Named RadioShack CFO, Exec. VP
RadioShack announced Monday the appointment of James Gooch as executive vice president and chief financial officer. Gooch recently held the same titles at Entertainment Publications. “Jim has a wonderful track record of imposing order and financial rigor at the companies where he has worked,” says Julian Day, chairman and CEO of RadioShack. “He will play an integral role as we work to produce levels of return that we and our shareholders expect for our business.” Gooch’s experience includes management roles in such corporations as Kmart, Sears Holdings, Helene Curtis and The Quaker Oats Company. Gooch says he is “delighted to join Julian and the senior management team at RadioShack.” Gooch will begin work on August 16th.
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