SYMBOL: (TSX: HIS)
LAVAL, QC, May 30, 2011 /CNW Telbec/ - Mr. Michael Hart, President and
Chief Executive Officer of Hart Stores (TSX: HIS), is pleased to
announce the appointment of Mr. Robert Harritt, as Vice President
Finance and Chief Financial Officer of the Company, effective June 6,
Mr. Harritt is a seasoned financial executive who has held the position
of Vice-President of Finance in a number of highly successful public
and private Quebec based firms over the last twenty-five years,
including Rona and Hartco to name a few.
Mr. Harritt will be responsible for all the company's financial
activities, including accounting, financial planning, budgeting and
About Hart Stores Inc.:
Hart Stores Inc. operates a network of 92 mid-sized department stores
under the Hart, Bargain Giant and Géant des Aubaines banners. The
stores are located in secondary and tertiary markets throughout Eastern
Canada where the Company has established a dominant position in many of
the communities that it serves. The stores offer an extensive and
differentiated selection of national and exclusive fashion apparel
brands as well as family footwear, home furnishings, giftware, toys and
SOURCE HART STORES INC.
For further information:
Mr. Michael Hart
President and Chief Executive Officer
Hart Stores Inc.