- TitlePresident of U.S. Retail and Chief Human Resources Officer
- AffiliationBest Buy
The electronics retailer is showing signs of health after a three-year turnaround plan incorporating over $1 billion in cost cuts. One of the only members of the old regime to stay on, Ballard moved up last year to head U.S. retail—81% of Best Buy’s $40.3 billion in revenue. The segment’s sales have recently grown again after years of declines.
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