Graydon inspires Mega shareholders

Knell, Michael J.
May 2008
Furniture/Today;5/26/2008, Vol. 32 Issue 38, p84
Trade Publication
The article highlights the motivation of Michael Graydon to the Mega Group shareholders at their annual general meeting and conference in Orlando, Florida. According to the author, Graydon has stated that independent retailers can thrive the face of mounting competition and a weakening economic environment by working together. He added that Graydon has resigned president and chief executive (CEO) of the group to take on a similar role in the British Columbia Lottery Corp.


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