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Ultimate Gamers Showdown

18 Nov: Best Buy To Launch ULTIMATE GAMERS SHOWDOWN: In-Store Gaming Tournament Beginning Dec. 2

Ultimate Gamers Showdown

Interested in putting your Madden NFL 25® gaming skills to the test? Best Buy announced plans today for an exclusive in-store gaming tournament called the ULTIMATE GAMERS SHOWDOWN to celebrate the launch of the next generation gaming systems.  Starting Monday, Dec. 2, gamers and sports fans across the U.S. will be given the opportunity to compete in Madden NFL 25® gaming tournaments in select Best Buy® stores. The tournament series will culminate with ULTIMATE GAMERS SHOWDOWN finals at AT&T Stadium in Dallas, Texas, on Monday, Dec.

26 Sep: The Weather Company’s David Kenny to Join Best Buy’s Board of Directors

MINNEAPOLIS – Best Buy Co., Inc. (NYSE: BBY), the leading authority and destination for technology products and services, today announced the appointment of David Kenny to its Board of Directors. Kenny is the Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of The Weather Company (TWC), the nation’s leading provider of weather forecasts and information.

Kenny oversees TWC’s portfolio of consumer and business-to-business weather brands and businesses, including The Weather Channel, having assumed the role in January 2012.  Immediately prior to TWC he was the President of Akamai, a leading cloud platform designed to help enterprises provide secure, high-performing user experiences to mobile and fixed internet users.