Several publications and sites are reporting that the executive vice president of Best Buy
For Business, speaking at an industry forum, said that the company's Geek Squad will begin selling technology to small businesses. The Geek Squad, which now focuses on system repair, had 12,000 agents at the end of the company's fiscal 2005. The report says that Best Buy plans to hire 600 more agents. Best Buy acquired the Geek Squad in 2003, the reports say.