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Destination Maternity Corporation

232 Strawbridge Drive
Moorestown, NJ 08057
United States

SectorConsumer Cyclical
IndustryApparel Stores
Full Time Employees1,100

Key Executives

NameTitlePayExercisedYear Born
Mr. David J. HelkeyCOO & CFO304.08kN/A1973
Mr. Rodney B. SchriverSr. VP & Chief Accounting Officer398.82kN/A1957
Ms. Marla A. RyanPres of Product Design, Sourcing & Merchandising640.88kN/A1967
Ms. Lisa A. GavalesChair of the Office of the CEO, Interim CEO & DirectorN/AN/A1963
Mr. Thomas McCrackenSr. VP of Fin.N/AN/AN/A
Amounts are as of December 31, 2018 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.


Destination Maternity Corporation designs and retails maternity apparel. As of September 17, 2019, the company operated 1,108 retail locations, including 474 stores in the United States, Canada, and Puerto Rico under the Motherhood Maternity, A Pea in the Pod, and Destination Maternity names; and 634 leased department locations in the United States and Puerto Rico. It also operated 184 international franchised locations comprising 9 stand-alone stores and 175 shop-in-shop locations in the Middle East, South Korea, Mexico, and Israel. The company's Motherhood Maternity brand serves the moderate priced portion of the maternity apparel business with stores located in regional malls, strip and power centers, and central business districts; and A Pea in the Pod brand offers an assortment of designer label maternity pieces with stores located in regional malls, lifestyle centers, and central business districts. Its Destination Maternity stores provide Motherhood Maternity and A Pea in the Pod products; and a line of maternity-related accessories, nursing products, health and fitness products, books, and body and nutritional products located in regional malls and lifestyle centers. The company also sells its merchandise on the Internet through its Websites, including,,,, and, as well as through Websites of retail partners, including The company was formerly known as Mothers Work, Inc. and changed its name to Destination Maternity Corporation in December 2008. Destination Maternity Corporation was founded in 1982 and is headquartered in Moorestown, New Jersey. On October 21, 2019, Destination Maternity Corporation, filed a voluntary petition for reorganization under Chapter 11 in the U.S. Bankruptcy Court for the District of Delaware.

Corporate Governance

Destination Maternity Corporation’s ISS Governance QualityScore as of N/A is N/A. The pillar scores are Audit: N/A; Board: N/A; Shareholder Rights: N/A; Compensation: N/A.

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.