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Sports Authority

Sports Authority
1928 FOUNDED
M&A STATUS
10K-15K EMPLOYEES
M&A LATEST DEAL TYPE
14 FINANCING ROUNDS
4 INVESTMENTS
Description

Operator of a chain of sports stores in the United States. The company offers products for team sports, golf, tennis, outdoor and fitness. It also provides apparel, footwear, accessories, bike and snowboard rental services.

Formerly Known As
Gart Sports
Ownership Status
Acquired/Merged
Financing Status
Formerly PE-Backed
Primary Industry
Internet Retail
Other Industries
Specialty Retail
Primary Office
  • 1050 West Hampden Avenue
  • Englewood, CO 80110
  • United States

Sports Authority Valuation and Funding

Deal Type Date Amount Post-Val Valuation/
EBITDA
Debt Status

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Sports Authority Competitors (16)

Company Name Financing Status Location Employees Total Raised Last Financing Date/Type Last Financing Amount
Modell's Sporting Goods Corporation New York, NY
0000000 000000 + 0 Private Equity-Backed Katy, TX 00000 00.000 000000000 00.000
000000 00000000 Corporate Backed or Acquired Greenville, NC 0000 000.00 000000&0
00 000000 Corporation Grand Rapids, MI 0000 000.00 0000000000.
0000 000 00000 Private Equity-Backed Springfield, MO 00000 00.00 000000000 00.00
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Sports Authority Investments & Acquisitions (4)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Lead Partner
00000 000 27-Apr-2010 0000000000 Recreational Goods
00000000 000000 02-Nov-2006 000000000000000000 0000 Specialty Retail
000000'0 08-Jun-2001 000000000000000000 0000 Specialty Retail 0000 000000
Sportmart 06-Jan-1998 Merger/Acquisition 000.00 Recreational Goods 0000 000000
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Sports Authority Former Investors

Investor Name Investor Type Holding Participating Rounds Investor Since Board Seat Contact Info

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Sports Authority Executive Team (24)

Name Title Board
Seat
Contact
Info
Matt Shufeldt Chief Information Security Officer & Vice President
Douglas Garrett Senior Vice President, Chief Counsel and Corporate Secretary
John McCoy Ecommerce Director
Paul Gaudet Executive Vice President, Store Operations
Allan Watters Senior Vice President, Asset Protection

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Sports Authority Board Members (6)

Name Representing Role Since Contact
Info
0000000 0000 Self Chairman of the Board 000 0000
00000 000000 Self Board Member 000 0000

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