Music Zone role drives expansion

Independent retailer Music Zone has created the new role of retail director as it bids to increase expansion.

The store group has bagged Chris Broom for the post. He will drive forward retail strategy across the 42 stores.

Broom has previously worked at Ethel Austin in various regional and head office roles, as well as at Bhs.

Music Zone managing director Russ Grainger said: 'Chris brings with him the desire to help Music Zone reach its full potential.'

Music Zone plans to open up to 15 stores next year.