|Mr. Mark E. Speese||Co-Founder & Chief Exec. Officer||N/A||N/A||60|
|Ms. Maureen B. Short||Interim Chief Financial Officer||280.44k||N/A||42|
|Mr. Fred E. Herman||Exec. VP of Accounting and Global Controller||325.45k||N/A||60|
|Mr. Christopher A. Korst||Chief Admin. Officer, Exec. VP and Gen. Counsel||470.66k||N/A||57|
|Mr. Joel M. Mussat||Chief Operating Officer and Exec. VP||N/A||N/A||45|
Rent-A-Center, Inc., together with its subsidiaries, leases household durable goods to customers on a rent-to-own basis. The company operates through four segments: Core U.S., Acceptance Now, Mexico, and Franchising. It offers durable products, such as consumer electronics; appliances; computers, including tablets; smartphones; and furniture, including accessories under rental purchase agreements. The company also provides merchandise on an installment sales basis; and offers the rent-to-own transaction to consumers who do not qualify for financing from the traditional retailer through kiosks within retailers locations. It operates retail installment sales stores under the Get It Now and Home Choice names; and rent-to-own and franchised rent-to-own stores under the Rent-A-Centre, ColorTyme, and RimTyme names. As of December 31, 2016, the company owned and operated approximately 2,463 stores in the United States, Canada, and Puerto Rico, including 45 retail installment sales stores; 1,431 Acceptance Now kiosk locations in 40 states and Puerto Rico; 478 Acceptance Now virtual (direct) locations; and 130 stores in Mexico, as well as franchised 229 rent-to-own stores in 31 states under the Rent-A-Center, ColorTyme, and RimTyme names. Rent-A-Center, Inc. was founded in 1986 and is headquartered in Plano, Texas.
Rent-A-Center, Inc.’s ISS Governance QualityScore as of August 1, 2017 is 6. The pillar scores are Audit: 2; Board: 4; Shareholder Rights: 10; Compensation: 3.