hhgregg appoints Kevin Kovacs as chief financial officer
Since joining hhgregg in 2009, Mr. Kovacs held the roles of Vice President/Controller and Director of Tax and Treasury.
Prior to joining the company, he served as Director of Tax and Treasury for Steak n Shake, and as Senior Tax Manager with KPMG, LLP.
Mr. Kovacs is a Certified Public Accountant and holds a Bachelor of Science in Accounting from Indiana University.
He is assuming the CFO role from Robert Riesbeck who was recently appointed President and Chief Executive Officer.
Since joining hhgregg in 2010, Mr. Johnson has served in the role of Senior Vice President of Stores.
In addition to his responsibility for Store Operations, Customer Relations, Fine|Lines and Commercial Sales, Mr. Johnson will assume responsibility for Real Estate and Visual Merchandising.
Prior to joining the company, Mr. Johnson held the roles of Vice President of Small Stores, Regional Vice President of Northwest Stores and Regional Director of Merchandising and Operations with Sears Holding Corporation.
He holds a Bachelor of Arts in History from East Tennessee State. ■