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Daktronics, Inc.

201 Daktronics Drive
Brookings, SD 57006
United States

IndustryComputer Hardware
Full Time Employees2,412

Key Executives

NameTitlePayExercisedYear Born
Mr. Reece A. KurtenbachChairman, Pres & CEO452.14k3.84k1965
Ms. Sheila Mae AndersonCFO & Treasurer286.58k2.27k1973
Ms. Carla S. GatzkeVP of HR & Corp. Sec.224.45k3.58k1961
Mr. Bradley T. WiemannExec. VP of Commercial & Transportation279.3k3.83k1963
Mr. Matthew John KurtenbachVP of Manufacturing266.35k4.79k1970
Amounts are as of December 31, 2019 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.


Daktronics, Inc. designs, manufactures, and sells electronic display systems and related products worldwide. It operates in five segments: Commercial, Live Events, High School Park and Recreation, Transportation, and International. The company offers video display systems, such as displays to show various levels of video, graphics, and animation; indoor and outdoor LED video displays; mobile and modular display systems; architectural lighting and display products; indoor and outdoor scoreboards for various sports, digit displays, scoring and timing controllers, statistics software, and other related products; and timing systems for sports events primarily aquatics and track competitions, as well as swimming touchpads, race start systems, and relay take-off platforms. It also provides control components for video displays in live event applications; message displays; ITS dynamic message signs, including LED displays for road management, mass transit, and aviation applications; digit and directional displays for use in parking facilities; and sound systems for outdoor sports venues. In addition, the company offers digital billboards for the out-of-home advertising industry; digital street furniture that engages people with advertising content at eye level as they walk through campuses, cityscapes, and outlet malls; DataTime product line that consists of outdoor time and temperature displays; and Fuelight digit displays designed for the petroleum industry. Further, it provides ADFLOW DMS systems that include indoor networked solutions for retailers, convenience stores, and other businesses; and Venus Control Suite, Show Control, Vanguard, and others, which offer control solutions to enable customers manage content on their displays, as well as maintenance and professional services related to its products. The company sells its products through direct sales and resellers. Daktronics, Inc. was founded in 1968 and is headquartered in Brookings, South Dakota.

Corporate Governance

Daktronics, Inc.’s ISS Governance QualityScore as of October 4, 2019 is 6. The pillar scores are Audit: 1; Board: 8; Shareholder Rights: 5; Compensation: 5.

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.