GameStop names a new CEO and CFO, both from Amazon
June 9, 2021. Summarized by summa-bot.
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NEW YORK - NEW YORK - MARCH 23: People pass by GameStop at 6th Avenue on March 23, 2021 in New York. GameStop stocks falls more than 10% after the video game store showing strong earnings but lower than expected. (Photo by John Smith/VIEWpress)
GameStop is getting a new chief executive and chief financial officer, the company announced as part of its earnings release Wednesday.
New York (CNN Business)GameStop is getting a new chief executive and chief financial officer, the company announced as part of its earnings release Wednesday.
In recent months, GameStop — which has been a darling of internet retail stock traders this year — has undergone a major executive shakeup at the direction of Ryan Cohen, the billionaire Chewy. com founder who invested heavily in GameStop last year and joined its board in January.
The company also recently added its first-ever chief technology officer, a new chief operating officer, a new senior vice president of e-commerce and several other executive roles.
"The Company is continuing to actively pursue senior talent with gaming, retail and technology experience," the company said in a press release Wednesday.