Ron Johnson

Former Apple Retail Chief Adds a Personal Touch to Consumer Electronics

Imagine if tech experts made house calls, free of charge, to help customers set up gadgets ranging from smartphones, tablets and digital cameras to more esoteric electronica—like multiroom music systems and aerial drones.

JCPenney Returns to Sales Strategy Online, but Struggles Persist

One month after JCPenney fired top exec Ron Johnson and brought Mike Ullman back as CEO, the retailer reportedly says it expects year-over-year Q1 revenues to be down 16 percent when it reports t

JCPenney Returns to Lead Agency Model

So much for JCPenney’s multiple creative agency offense. Seventeen months after sprinkling its business among several shops, the struggling retailer has reverted to a more classic lead agency model with the hiring of WPP Group’s Young & Rubicam in New York. The move is return to Penney’s past practice.

JC Penney Cans Ron Johnson, Brings Mike Ullman Back

JC Penney's board ousted CEO Ron Johnson today and replaced him with his predecessor, Mike Ullman.