SYMBOL: HIS (TSX)
LAVAL, QC, June 3, 2011 /CNW Telbec/ - Hart Stores Inc (TSX: HIS)
announces that Michael Hart has stepped down as President, Chief
Executive Officer and Director of Hart Stores Inc. Effective
immediately Mr Harry Hart, Executive Chairman of Hart Stores Inc, will
replace Michael Hart and oversee the operations of Hart Stores Inc.
Michael Hart will remain with the Company for a sufficient time period
so as to effect an orderly transition and the handover of
The Company thanks him for his many years of service and the valuable
contributions he has made to the growth of Hart Stores Inc. We wish him
well and continued success in all his future endeavours.
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:
Sonia Renon-Chevrier | Director, Human Resources | 450.661.4155 # 255 | firstname.lastname@example.org