VRA - Vera Bradley, Inc.

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Vera Bradley, Inc.

12420 Stonebridge Road
Roanoke, IN 46783
United States
877-708-8372
http://www.verabradley.com

SectorConsumer Cyclical
IndustryFootwear & Accessories
Full Time Employees2,730

Key Executives

NameTitlePayExercisedYear Born
Mr. Robert T. WallstromCEO, Pres & Director1.02MN/A1966
Ms. Barbara Bradley BaekgaardCo-Founder & Director601.24kN/A1939
Ms. Patricia R. MillerCo-Founder & DirectorN/AN/A1938
Mr. John EnwrightExec. VP & CFON/AN/A1973
Ms. Pamela SoursSr. VP of OperationsN/AN/AN/A
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.

Description

Vera Bradley, Inc., together with its subsidiaries, designs, manufactures, and sells women's handbags, luggage and travel items, fashion and home accessories, and gifts. It operates through two segments, Direct and Indirect. The company offers totes, crossbodies, satchels, clutches, backpacks, baby bags, and lunch bags; accessories, including wallets, wristlets, eyeglass cases, scarves, and various technology accessories; and travel products, such as rolling luggage, cosmetics, and travel and packing accessories, as well as travel bags comprising duffel and weekend bags. It also provides home products that include throw blankets, beach towels, and comforters, as well as items, which comprise mugs and tumblers; and other products, including apparel/footwear, stationery, merchandising, and gift card products, as well as freight and licensing services. The company sells its Vera Bradley branded products through its full-line and factory outlet stores in the United States; verabradley.com, an online outlet site; and direct-to-consumer eBay sales, as well as its annual outlet sale in Fort Wayne, Indiana. As of February 3, 2018, it operated 109 full-line stores and 51 factory outlet stores. The company also sells its Vera Bradley branded products to approximately 2,400 specialty retail locations located in the United States, as well as department stores, national accounts, third party e-commerce sites, and third-party inventory liquidators, as well as through licensing agreements. Vera Bradley, Inc. was founded in 1982 and is headquartered in Roanoke, Indiana.

Corporate Governance

Vera Bradley, Inc.’s ISS Governance QualityScore as of April 1, 2018 is 9. The pillar scores are Audit: 2; Board: 9; 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.