LAVAL, QC, April 19, 2012 /CNW Telbec/ - Hart Stores Inc. (TSXV: HIS) today announced that Mr. Robert Harritt, Vice-President Finance and Chief Financial Officer, will be leaving the Company effective June 1, 2012.
"Robert has decided to leave Hart Stores for personal reasons. He will continue to serve as CFO until his departure and remain available to assist with the transition to his successor. We appreciate Robert's contribution to Hart Stores during his tenure at the Company, and wish him well in his future endeavours" said Harry Hart, Executive Chairman.
Hart Stores will immediately initiate a search for a new Chief Financial Officer.
About Hart Stores Inc.:
Hart Stores Inc. operates a network of 60 mid-sized department stores located in secondary and tertiary markets in 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, electronics, appliances, giftware, toys and seasonal goods.
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