Merianne Roth joins RadioShack as VP - Communications
FORT WORTH, Texas, July 1, 2013
FORT WORTH, Texas, July 1, 2013 /PRNewswire/ --RadioShack Corporation (NYSE:
RSH) today announced it has named Merianne Roth, an experienced corporate and
marketing communications executive, to the new role of Vice President –
Ms. Roth's responsibilities will include RadioShack's corporate
communications, community relations, internal communications, and event
marketing. She will report to Jennifer Warren, Senior Vice President and Chief
Ms. Roth joins RadioShack from the Fort Worth Convention and Visitors Bureau,
where she was vice president, marketing and communications. She has
significant experience in developing and implementing communications and
marketing strategy for companies in the retail sector. Her background
includes leadership roles for JCPenney, where she was Director of Consumer
Brand Marketing and Publicity, and Pier 1 Imports, where she served as Senior
Manager of Public Relations. Ms. Roth, a longtime resident of Fort Worth, is
actively involved in community and professional organizations, including
serving on the boards of Fort Worth Bike Share, Fort Worth Food & Wine
Festival and the Women's Center of Tarrant County.
"I am very happy to welcome Merianne to the RadioShack team," said Ms.
Warren. "She brings a wealth of experience in public relations and marketing
communications with her, and in-depth knowledge of our industry as well as our
hometown community. I am confident that she will provide valuable support and
counsel to our executive management 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.
Media, Media Relations, +1-817-415-2381, Media.Relations@RadioShack.com
SOURCE RadioShack Corporation
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