Friday, March 22, 2019

GameStop names former Victra, Advance Auto Parts exec as its new CEO

Venture Beat
GameStop has named George Sherman as its new chief executive officer. Sherman previously served as the CEO of Verizon Wireless retailer Victra. Now, he’s taking over the largest game-specific brick-and-mortar store chain.

Prior to Victra, Sherman worked as an executive at Advance Auto Parts, Best Buy Services, Home Depot, and Target. So he has a lengthy history of overseeing retail stores. GameStop wants him to navigate the uncertain digital future. . . . more