Best Buy Offers Brian Maupin His Job Back, But He Doesn’t Take It

Posted Jul 12, 2010

Best Buy Co., Inc. (NYSE:BBY) planned to fire Brian Maupin for making a couple of videos that refer to Best Buy. Initially we believed that he was going to be fired over a couple of videos where he made a couple of salespeople rip on the HTC EVO and the iPhone 4. Maupin was given a stay of execution of his hourly job, but he decided not to go back to the job. “I?m not sure if it would be comfortable returning to Best Buy considering the circumstances… but I will definitely consider all options,? said Maupin. Maupin said he decided not to go back so that he could “survey my current career plans.” Below are a couple of videos that Maupin made: