BKS - Barnes & Noble, Inc.

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Barnes & Noble, Inc.

122 Fifth Avenue
New York, NY 10011
United States

SectorConsumer Cyclical
IndustrySpecialty Retail
Full Time Employees11,092

Key Executives

NameTitlePayExercisedYear Born
Mr. Leonard RiggioFounder & Non-Exec. Chairman197.57kN/A1941
Mr. Demos H. ParnerosCEO & Director1.58MN/A1962
Mr. Allen W. LindstromChief Financial Officer918.14kN/A1966
Mr. William Earl WoodChief Information Officer966.57kN/A1971
Mr. David S. DeasonConsultant1.13MN/A1959
Amounts are as of December 31, 2017 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.


Barnes & Noble, Inc. operates as a content and commerce company in the United States. Barnes & Noble, Inc. operates as a retailer of books, content, digital media, and educational products. It sells trade books, including hardcover and paperback titles; mass market paperbacks, such as mystery, romance, science fiction, and other fiction; and children's books, eBooks and other digital content, NOOK and related accessories, bargain books, magazines, gifts, café products and services, educational toys and games, and music and movies. The company also offers a suite of new, used, and digital textbooks, as well as textbooks rentals. As of June 22, 2017, it operated through 633 Barnes & Noble bookstores in 50 states, as well as BN.com, nook.com, and barnesandnoble.com Websites. The company was founded in 1986 and is based in New York, New York.

Corporate Governance

Barnes & Noble, Inc.’s ISS Governance QualityScore as of June 1, 2018 is 7. The pillar scores are Audit: 1; Board: 5; Shareholder Rights: 8; Compensation: 10.

Corporate governance scores courtesy of Institutional Shareholder Services (ISS). Scores indicate decile rank relative to index or region. A decile score of 1 indicates lower governance risk, while a 10 indicates higher governance risk.