hhgregg Tabs Risch as COO

Troy Risch

Troy Risch

INDIANAPOLIS-Troy Risch has been named chief operating officer of specialty retailer hhgregg, a post he will assume on May 5.

Risch will succeed Gregg Throgmartin, who resigned as executive vice president and chief operating officer effective March 31.

Risch’s background includes serving as executive vice president of store operations for RadioShack. Prior to this, he held a number of operational leadership positions at Target, including executive vice president of stores.