Guitar Center, a retailer of musical instruments and recording equipment, and its Board of Directors appointed Darrell Webb to be the company’s new President and Chief Executive Officer. In his new role, Webb will enhance Guitar Center’s customer experience and further bolster the company’s position as an omni- channel retailer. Webb has more than 30 years of experience in retailing and has led several multi-billion dollar retailers through periods of rapid growth. Previously Webb served as Chairman and CEO of the Sports Authority, Inc., Chairman, CEO and President of Jo-Ann Fabric & Craft Stores and spent 20 years with Fred Meyer, Inc. and Kroger Company. For further details, contact Christopher Bennett.