Rick Hart (Australian businessman)

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Rick Hart after a Fremantle win

Rick Hart is a Western Australian businessman and former president of the Fremantle Football Club.

Hart commenced retail trading in electrical appliances in 1975 and in 1979 he first used his name as part of the company's name. In 2005 he sold the Rick Hart Group to the Clive Peeters Limited[1] prior to their public listing on the Australian Stock Exchange, then the group was acquired by Harvey Norman[2] on July 2010.

In 2002, Hart was appointed president of the Fremantle Football Club, a position he held until the end of the 2009 AFL season.[3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Weir, Michael (23 September 2005). "It's tough, but Clive Peeters hits the ground running". Sydney Morning Herald. Fairfax Media. Retrieved 2009-10-28. 
  2. ^ Styles, Aja (8 July 2010). "No sackings in Harvey Norman's Rick Hart takeover". WAtoday. Fairfax Media. Retrieved 2011-09-16. 
  3. ^ "Rick Hart steps away from Fremantle". Herald Sun. News Corp. 13 August 2009. Retrieved 2009-10-28.