RadioShack Names Two to Senior Management Team

                RadioShack Names Two to Senior Management Team

Jennifer Warren Joins as SVP and Chief Marketing Officer; Michael DeFazio as
SVP - Store Concepts

PR Newswire

FORT WORTH, Texas, April 18, 2013

FORT WORTH, Texas, April 18, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- RadioShack Corporation
(NYSE: RSH) today announced that it has named two new leaders to its senior
management team. Jennifer Warren has been named senior vice president and
chief marketing officer, and Michael DeFazio has been named senior vice
president – store concepts.

Ms. Warren's responsibilities will include leading all aspects of RadioShack's
marketing: brand strategy, advertising, corporate communications, social
media, and online customer experience. She joins the company with extensive
experience developing strategy and building top-tier brands in the retail and
mobile categories, including:Samsung, Walmart, Sam's Club, Marshalls, TJ
Maxx, Zales, World Market,Land Rover, Charles Schwab,Kinko's, Dell, Chili's,
and Hallmark. Her experience includes leadership roles with agencies
Razorfish, GSD&M and T-3.

"We are delighted to welcome Jennifer to the RadioShack team," said Joe
Magnacca, chief executive officer. "She joins us at an exciting and critical
time in RadioShack's history, as we set the stage for our stores' and the
brand's evolution and growth. Jennifer has a proven track record of
transforming brands from the inside out, by aligning with its purpose to
create a compelling, meaningful and fun experience for consumers. This fits
exactly with what our near-term plans are for RadioShack."

Mr. DeFazio's responsibilities include the conceptualization, design,
development and implementation of a new shopping experience for RadioShack
consumers. He brings more than 36 years of retail experience to the company,
including 30 years in store operations and merchandising. During the last six
years, he led the transformation of store concepts for two retailers as both
companies moved to become health and daily living destinations. During his
tenure with Walgreens from 2011 to 2013, Mr. DeFazio established the Walgreens
Well Experience store and all flagship stores for the company.

"I have worked with Mike since 2008, and know that he has a unique ability to
reinvent the shopping experience from the outside in," said Mr. Magnacca. "He
starts from the consumer perspective, and combines his experience as an
operator and merchandiser with his talents as a visual and experiential
designer to deliver an exciting, compelling and fun shopping experience to the
store. Mike has been with the company only a few weeks, and he already has
begun work on the transformation of our stores. We will be unveiling these
new store prototypes over the next several months.

"Jennifer and Mike are becoming members of the talented, world-class executive
team we are building at RadioShack, all of whom have a focus on -- and proven
records of -- transforming brands. They join Dorvin Lively, EVP, chief
financial officer and chief administrative officer; Telvin Jeffries, EVP,
chief human resources officer and general manager of retail services; Huey
Long, EVP, strategy and consumer insights; and Troy Risch, EVP, store
operations; Sharon Stufflebeme, SVP, chief information officer; Bob Donohoo,
VP, general counsel and corporate secretary, as key members of RadioShack's
top leadership team."

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 30,000 knowledgeable and helpful
sales experts globally. RadioShack's retail network includes approximately
4,600 company-operated stores in the United States and Mexico, and
approximately 1,000 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.

Analysts and Investors, Bruce Bishop, +1-817-415-3400,
Bruce.Bishop@RadioShack.com

Media, Media Relations, +1-817-415-3300,
Media.Relations@RadioShack.com

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