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Best Buy’s U.S. retail chief retires; HR head to assume responsibilities


New York -- Best Buy Inc.’s president of U.S. retail stores, Shawn Score, 48, has retired, effective immediately, after spending 29 years with the company. His responsibilities will be assumed by Best Buy’s chief human resources officer, Shari Ballard.

Ballard joined Best Buy in 1993, and has served in a variety of executive positions, moving into the HR position in 2013. Ballard will continue to head up human resources in addition to taking on the new duties.

Prior to leading the U.S. retail unit of Best Buy, Score served as president of Best Buy Mobile.

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