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How the West was Won By Natalie Hope McDonald If you're wondering what a jockey could possibly know about consumer electronics, don't feel bad. Ken Weller gets asked that a lot. The British-born executive has had a long and varied history in the sporting field—and the showroom floor. But during his tenure as president and CEO of Good Guys, a West Coast-dominating specialty retailer, another subject was added to his repertoire: math. Under his leadership, stores added up. Eleven locations multiplied into 45 throughout California, Nevada, Washington and Oregon, and sales increased 500 percent. Good Guys' current 75 locations include 61 stores in California,

The Clayton Effect: New Sirius Satellite CEOJoseph Clayton announced the arrival of some of his old Thomson/RCA compatriots: Guy Johnson was appointed EVP, Sales & Marketing, a newly created position. Stanley Kozlowski is now VP of Retail Marketing, Jeffrey Peace joins as VP of Western Retail Sales, Russ Fyke grabs hold as VP of Midwest Retail Sales. All are 20+ year veterans of the consumer electronics industry and have held positions with RCA, General Electric and Thomson multimedia. Tune in: Ron Baime was appointed to vice president of merchandising, audio, for the The Musicland Group. He replaces Dick Odette, who was with

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