Troy Risch, ex-RadioShack operations executive VP for more than a year and 19-year Target veteran, joins hhgregg as COO, succeeding GreggThrogmartin, the company’s former executive VP/COO and son of late chairman Jerry Throgmartin, who left the business last month to run a specialty bicycle chain … Mike Fasulo, president/COO of Sony Electronics, will deliver the opening keynote during CEDIA Expo on Wednesday, Sept. 10, at 5:30 p.m. in the Four Seasons Ballroom of the Colorado Convention Center in Denver ... Warren Chaiken promoted to president and CEO of Almo Corporation. He was president and COO. He will assume responsibility of Almo’s financial division in addition to his current duties. He succeeds CEO Gene Chaiken, who will remain chairman of the board. He has been with Almo since 1994 and became president in 2004 ... Jessica Paskon, operations manager at PRO Group, has been promoted to operations director of ProSource, the integration, audio and video division of BrandSource … Alex Gruzen named CEO of WiTricity. He succeeds Eric Giler who will continue in his capacity as a member of the WiTricity board of directors. Gruzen has more than 20 years of experience, holding senior management roles at Dell, HP, Compaq and Sony … Hank Finke, a 25-year CE veteran executive with such companies as Genelec, ReQuest and the Harman specialty group, joins NEAR as sales director.
DID YOU KNOW?
As president of Sony’s e-Solutions LLC, Mike Fasulo was responsible for the creation and launch of a new online and retail store business start-up, Sony Style.