Best Buy Names Arnold Replacement11 Jul, 2007 By: Erik Gruenwedel
Best Buy Co. Inc. has promoted Julie Owen to SVP and head of the Minneapolis-based electronics retailer's entertainment business operating group.
Owen, who was VP of customer care, assumes the position vacated by Gary Arnold, who now oversees global entertainment business development for Best Buy.
Owen, 42, reports to Shari Ballard, EVP of entertainment, multichannel and human capital in Minneapolis. She has been with Best Buy since 1993.