Big 5 Sporting Goods Corp – Corporate Member Profile

Description Big 5 Sporting Goods Corp.

Big 5 Sporting Goods Corp. is a holding company, which engages in the retail of sporting goods. Its products include athletic shoes, apparel and accessories, as well as outdoor and athletic equipment for team sports, fitness, camping, hunting, fishing, tennis, golf, winter and summer recreation, and roller sports. The company was founded by Maurie I. Liff, Harry A. Liff, and Robert W. Miller in 1955 and is headquartered in El Segundo, CA.

Big 5 Sporting Goods is a sporting goods retailer headquartered in El Segundo, California with 434 stores in Arizona, California, Colorado, Idaho, Nevada, New Mexico, Oregon, Texas, Utah, Washington and Wyoming.[5] Steven G. Miller is the chairman, president, and CEO.

The name Big 5 is derived from the first five stores that were opened in California. In May 1988, Sportswest and Sportsland were acquired from Pay ‘n Save. A list of major competitors can be found on this list of sporting goods retailers of the United States.

Big 5 Sporting Goods, Inc.
Type Publicly owned corporation
Traded as Nasdaq: BGFV
S&P 600 Component
Industry sporting goods and outdoor gear
Founded 1955 (founded by Maury Liff, original home office Hawthorne, CA)
Headquarters Segundo, CA, California, United States
Number of locations 420
Key people Steven G. Miller, CEO
Revenue Increase US$1.02 billion (FY 2016)
Operating income Increase US$34.2M (FY 2011)
Net income Increase US$20.6M (FY 2011)
Total assets Increase US$392M (FY 2011)
Total equity Increase US$151M (FY 2011)
Number of employees 9,500

Company Info
Big 5 Sporting Goods Corp.
2525 East El Segundo Boulevard
El Segundo California 90245
United States
(310) 297-7777
Website Map
Specialty Retail
Sales or Revenue
1.04 B
1Y Sales Change