RadioShack Names Troy Risch EVP of Store Operations, and Huey Long EVP of Strategy and Consumer Insights

  RadioShack Names Troy Risch EVP of Store Operations, and Huey Long EVP of
                        Strategy and Consumer Insights

PR Newswire

FORT WORTH, Texas, Dec. 18, 2012

FORT WORTH, Texas, Dec. 18, 2012 /PRNewswire/ --RadioShack Corporation (NYSE:
RSH) today announced that Troy Risch has been named executive vice president
of operations, and Huey Long has been named executive vice president of
strategy and consumer insights. Both will report to Dorvin Lively, interim CEO
of RadioShack Corp., starting January 2, 2013.

Mr. Risch's responsibilities will include store operations and real estate.
Mr. Risch is a 19-year veteran of Target Corporation, based in Minneapolis,
Minn., which operates more than 1,700 stores across the country. Mr. Risch
held progressive responsibilities at Target, store manager (1997–2000),
district manager (2000-2002), group director (2002-2005), group vice president
(2005-2006), and his most recent role, executive vice president of stores
(2006-2011). Mr. Risch earned his bachelor's degrees in business
administration and management from North Dakota State University.

Mr. Long's responsibilities will include marketing, business development and
omnichannel. Mr. Long is a 22-year retail veteran, most recently with Wal-Mart
Stores, Inc., based in Bentonville, Ark., which operates more than 10,000
retail units under 69 brands in 27 countries. Mr. Long has held progressive
responsibilities with additional companies including merchandise manager and
national buyer at Circuit City (1993-2001), chief operating officer at AB&T
Sales, Marketing and Telecom (2001-2005), president at Premier Resources
International (2001-2008), director of global merchandising at Amazon
(2008-2010) and his most recent role as global officer senior vice president,
general merchandise manager at Sam's Club (2010-2012). Mr. Long earned his
bachelor's degree in psychology from the University of Tennessee. He also
serves on the advisory boards for Children's Miracle Network and Girls of
Promise.

"I'm excited to announce the addition of this best-in-class talent to the
RadioShack team," Mr. Lively said. "Troy brings a depth of retail experience
and success from the breadth of his previous operations roles, and Huey brings
his vast expertise and knowledge in retail. These are two key roles that will
influence the company's strategy, execution and future success. I look forward
to working together to drive our business forward."

About RadioShack Corporation

RadioShack (NYSE: RSH) is a leading national retailer of innovative mobile
technology products and services, as well as products related to personal and
home technology and power supply needs. RadioShack® ^ offers consumers a
targeted assortment of wireless phones and other electronic products and
services from leading national brands, exclusive private brands and major
wireless carriers, all within a comfortable and convenient shopping
environment. RadioShack employs approximately 34,000 knowledgeable and helpful
sales experts globally. RadioShack's retail network includes approximately
4,700 company-operated stores in the United States and Mexico, 1,500 wireless
phone centers in the United States, and approximately 1,100 dealer and other
outlets worldwide. For more information on RadioShack Corporation, please
visit www.radioshackcorporation.com; to purchase items online, please visit
www.radioshack.com. RadioShack® is a registered trademark licensed by
RadioShack Corporation.

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SOURCE RadioShack Corporation

Website: http://www.radioshackcorporation.com
 
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