May 9, 2011

hhgregg Announces 600 Job Openings for 10 New Stores in South Florida

Appliance and Electronics Retailer Aims to Fill Positions in Sales, Warehouse and Customer Service

INDIANAPOLIS--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Today, Indianapolis-based appliance and electronics leader hhgregg (NYSE:HGG) announced it is looking to fill approximately 600 positions for ten new stores scheduled to open in the South Florida market this summer.

"As we expand operations in Southeastern Florida by entering the Broward, Miami-Dade and Palm Beach counties, now is an exciting time to join the hhgregg team," said Dennis L. May, President and CEO of hhgregg. "There are many exciting opportunities at hhgregg for motivated individuals looking to grow with our company."

hhgregg is now accepting online applications for commissioned sales associates, warehouse staff and customer service merchandiser positions. The Company plans to hire approximately 50 employees for each of the following store locations:

Aventura: 19925 Biscayne Blvd. Aventura, FL 33180

Boca Raton: 20841 State Rd. 7 Boca Raton, FL 33428

Ft. Lauderdale: 1750 N Federal Hwy US 1 Ft. Lauderdale, FL 33305

Hialeah: 3695 West 20th Ave. Hialeah, FL 33012

Pembroke Pines: 11810 Pines Blvd. Pembroke Pines, FL 33026

Pinecrest: 11905 S. Dixie Hwy Miami, FL 33156

Sawgrass: 12300 West Sunrise Blvd. Plantation, FL 33323

Treasure Coast Mall: 3066 NW Federal Hwy Jensen Beach, FL 34957

Wellington: 10560 Forest Hill Blvd. East Wellington, FL 33414

West Palm Beach: 1801 N. Military Trail West Palm Beach, FL 33409

"We are actively seeking energetic, customer-serviced focused people to fill the open positions in the South Florida area and will provide top-notch training to those who join us," said Dan Turner, Vice President South Florida for hhgregg. "Our comprehensive training program provides ongoing product training for each sales associate, giving each person the knowledge and resources they need to succeed."

Individuals interested in applying for the open positions are encouraged to visit the "Careers" section on hhgregg's website. An online application and assessment must be completed in order to secure an interview with the company. To apply online, please visit http://www.hhgregg-jobs.com/.

To learn more about upcoming hhgregg store openings, please visit the company's website, http://www.hhgregg.com/, or visit http://www.hhgreggnewstores.com/.

CORPORATE OVERVIEW

hhgregg is a specialty retailer of consumer electronics, home appliances, and related products and services operating under the name hhgregg(TM) and Fine Lines(TM). hhgregg currently operates 173 stores in Alabama, Delaware, Florida, Georgia, Indiana, Kentucky, Maryland, Mississippi, New Jersey, North Carolina, Ohio, Pennsylvania, South Carolina, Tennessee and Virginia.

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