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Winmark Corporation operates as a franchisor of five retail store concepts that buy, sell, trade, and consign merchandise. It operates in two segments, franchising and leasing. The company franchises retail stores under the Platos Closet, Once Upon A Child, Play It Again Sports, Music Go Round, and Style Encore brand names. The Platos Closet brand stores buy and sell used clothing and accessories for the teenage and young adult market; and Once Upon A Child brand stores buy and sell used and new childrens clothing, toys, furniture, equipment, and accessories primarily targeting parents of children ages infant to 12 years. The Play It Again Sports brand stores buy, sell, trade, and consign used and new sporting goods, equipment, and accessories for various athletic activities, including team sports, fitness, ski/snowboard, golf, and others; and Music Go Round brand stores buy, sell, trade, and consign used and new musical instruments, speakers, amplifiers, music-related electronics, and related accessories, as well as Style Encore brand stores buy and sell used womens apparel, shoes, and accessories. The company also engages in middle-market equipment leasing business focusing on technology-based assets for large and medium-sized businesses; and operates a small-ticket financing business. As of December 28, 2013, it had 1,005 franchised stores in the United States and Canada. The company was founded in 1988 and is headquartered in Minneapolis, Minnesota.
|Winmark Corp.’s ISS Governance QuickScore as of Apr 1, 2014 is 5. The pillar scores are Audit: 1; Board: 8; Shareholder Rights: 2; Compensation: 8.|
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|Mr. John L. Morgan ,
Chairman and Chief Exec. Officer
|Mr. Brett D. Heffes ,
|Mr. Anthony D. Ishaug ,
Chief Financial Officer, Principal Accounting Officer and Treasurer
|Mr. Steven A. Murphy ,
Pres of Franchising
|Mr. Steven C. Zola ,
Director and Pres of Winmark Capital Corp.
|Amounts are as of Dec 31, 2013 and compensation values are for the last fiscal year ending on that date. Pay is salary, bonuses, etc.Exercised is the value of options exercised during the fiscal year.|
|Currency in USD.|