The board of book store chain Barnes & Noble announced Tuesday that it has ousted CEO Ronald D. Boire, saying he “was not a good fit for the organization."
Boire, who had been on the job less than a year, will be replaced by Executive Chairman Leonard Riggio,
the company announced. Riggio formerly served as Barnes & Noble CEO
and had planned to stay until Sept. 14, but he has now postponed
retirement until a permanent successor can be found. The company said
the search for a replacement will begin immediately.. . . more