Best Buy board still probing ex-CEO's conduct

Best Buy Chief Executive Brian Dunn has left the electronics retailer, though according to some experts his presence won't be sorely missed.Best Buy's been referred to lately in some circles as an "Amazon showroom," where crafty consumers go to test out expensive purchases like TVs and cameras before turning to cheaper online storefronts to actually make their purchases.Consumer trust has been waning The retail giant has been losing consumer trust for years and Best Buy's prices are often higher than their online and even physical counterparts, and some blame Dunn in part for failing to adapt the company's strategies to a rapidly changing market."I hate to be rude, but I think he (Dunn) was doing a terrible job. This is a company that had a sales guy in charge, and I just don't think they are well positioned to deal with the onslaught from the Internet," Wedbush Securities analyst Michael Pachter said in a published report."They have a big disadvantage to the Internet retailers because the

Best Buy board still probing ex-CEO's conduct

(Reuters) - Best Buy Co Inc's board is still looking into the personal conduct of the retailer's former chief executive even though he already left the company, a spokesman for the board said ...

Wed 11 Apr 12 from Reuters Technology

Best Buy CEO resigns during personal conduct probe

(Reuters) - Best Buy Co Chief Executive Brian Dunn suddenly resigned from the company during an investigation into allegations of personal misconduct, the electronics retailer said on Tuesday.

Wed 11 Apr 12 from Reuters Technology

Best Buy CEO Brian Dunn resigns effective immediately

Best Buy has announced that Brian Dunn has resigned as CEO and director effective immediately. Director G. Mike Mikan will serve as interim chief executive officer until a permanent replacement ...

Tue 10 Apr 12 from Techspot

Best Buy chief executive resigns

The chief executive of US electronics retailer Best Buy, Brian Dunn, resigns after the firm's recent poor performance.

Tue 10 Apr 12 from BBC Technology

Best Buy CEO resigns

(Reuters) - Best Buy Co said its Chief Executive Brian Dunn has resigned from the world's largest consumer electronics chain, as the company looks to please investors looking for change at the ...

Tue 10 Apr 12 from Reuters Technology

Best Buy CEO Brian Dunn Just Resigned

Best Buy's Brian Dunn just stepped down as the retailer's CEO and director effective immediately. This comes just days after Best Buy missed Wall Street's estimates last quarter and the retailer ...

Tue 10 Apr 12 from TechCrunch

Best Buy CEO Dunn resigns: 'mutual decision'

Company says there were no disagreements on any matter relating to operations, financial controls, policies or procedures.

Tue 10 Apr 12 from USA today

Best Buy Chief Executive Resigns Amid Inquiry

Brian J. Dunn's departure came as the board looked into his "personal conduct," the electronics retailer said.

Wed 11 Apr 12 from Bits NY Times

Best Buy CEO leaves amidst criticism

Best Buy Chief Executive Brian Dunn has left the electronics retailer, though according to some experts his presence won't be sorely missed.Best Buy's been referred to lately in some circles ...

Tue 10 Apr 12 from Techradar

Best Buy CEO resigns amid internal probe

Best Buy Co. CEO Brian Dunn abruptly resigned on Tuesday after the nation's largest consumer electronics retailer said it decided to conduct an investigation into his "personal conduct."The ...

Tue 10 Apr 12 from R&D Mag

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