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Economics Students Tour Best Buy

March 18, 2019

The Department of Economics would like to thank the team at Best Buy for inviting our students on a tour of their Canadian headquarters. SFU students got an inside look at working in analytics at one of the world’s biggest electronics retailers.

Thank you SFU Economics alumni Khaleel Amarshi (Senior Agile Product Owner) and Jorge Vasquez (Practice Lead) and Derek Weeres (Recruiting Operations), Julia Zhou (Senior Analyst), and Wendy (Wenting) Li (Digital Analyst) for the great networking opportunity.

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About Best Buy

Best Buy Co., Inc. is an American multinational consumer electronics retailer. Internationally, Best Buy also operates in Canada and Mexico, and was formerly operational in China until February 2011. Its subsidiaries include Geek Squad, Magnolia Audio Video, and Pacific Sales.

According to Yahoo! Finance, Best Buy is the largest specialty retailer in the United States consumer electronics retail industry. The company ranked No. 72 in the 2018 Fortune 500 list of the largest United States corporations by total revenue.