SYMBOL: HIS (TSX)
LAVAL, QC, Jan. 13 /CNW Telbec/ - Hart Stores Inc., an operator of
mid-sized department stores (HIS:TSX), today announced that Jacques
Plante has resigned as the company's Vice President and Chief Financial
Officer, effective January 14, 2011.
"Mr. Plante has elected to leave to pursue other interests," said
Michael Hart, President and CEO. "We appreciate his valuable
contributions, and we wish him well in his future endeavours."
The Company has initiated a search for Mr. Plante's successor.
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, housewares,
electrical appliances, home electronics, bed & bath, giftware, toys and
SOURCE HART STORES INC.
For further information:
Mr. Michael Hart
President and Chief Executive Officer,
Hart Stores Inc.
Tel: (450) 661-4155