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Maxine  Clark net worth and biography

Maxine Clark Biography and Net Worth

Maxine Clark founded the Company in 1997 and served as our Chief Executive Bear until June 2013. She was our President from our inception in 1997 to April 2004 and served as Chairman of our Board of Directors from April 2000 until November 2011. She currently serves as Chief Executive Officer of the Clark-Fox Family Foundation. Prior to founding Build-A-Bear Workshop, Ms. Clark was the President of Payless ShoeSource, Inc. (“Payless”) from 1992 until 1996. Before joining Payless, Ms. Clark spent over 19 years in various divisions of The May Department Stores Company in areas including merchandise development, merchandise planning, merchandise research, marketing and product development. Ms. Clark serves on the Board of Directors of Foot Locker, Inc., and formerly served on the Board of Directors of J. C. Penney Company, Inc., both publicly traded retail companies. She formerly served on the Board of Directors of The Gymboree Corporation, a formerly publicly reporting retail company, and she currently serves on the Board of Advisors of Lewis & Clark Ventures, a St. Louis-based private equity firm. Ms. Clark is a member of the Board of Trustees and the Executive Committee of Washington University in St. Louis, serves on the national Board of Directors of the Public Broadcasting Service (PBS), and serves on the Boards of Directors of Barnes-Jewish Hospital in St. Louis, the Goldfarb School of Nursing at Barnes-Jewish College, and the St. Louis Regional Educational and Public Television Commission (KETC/Channel 9 Public Television). She is also a Managing Partner of Prosper Women’s Capital, a fund created to invest in women-owned businesses in the St. Louis area. Ms. Clark is Past Chair of Teach for America-St. Louis and a past member of its national Board of Trustees. She is a past trustee of the International Council of Shopping Centers and a member of the Committee of 200, an organization for women entrepreneurs around the world. Ms. Clark has a bachelor’s degree from the University of Georgia, an Honorary Doctor of Laws from Saint Louis University and an honorary Doctor of Humane Letters—Education from the University of Missouri, St. Louis.

Ms. Clark has extensive leadership and executive experience in the retail industry, which includes founding and leading Build-A-Bear Workshop. She has nearly 40 years of experience in the areas of marketing, merchandising, store operations, digital technology, entertainment, strategic planning, and real estate. With this experience, along with her service on the Boards of Directors of other publicly traded retail companies, she brings to the Build-A-Bear Workshop Board of Directors highly relevant and valuable insights and perspectives on all aspects of the Company’s retail and entertainment business.

What is Maxine Clark's net worth?

The estimated net worth of Maxine Clark is at least $226,689.00 as of March 9th, 2023. Ms. Clark owns 7,790 shares of Build-A-Bear Workshop stock worth more than $226,689 as of September 28th. This net worth approximation does not reflect any other assets that Ms. Clark may own. Additionally, Ms. Clark receives an annual salary of $50,000.00 as Director at Build-A-Bear Workshop. Learn More about Maxine Clark's net worth.

How old is Maxine Clark?

Ms. Clark is currently 75 years old. There are 5 older executives and no younger executives at Build-A-Bear Workshop. Learn More on Maxine Clark's age.

What is Maxine Clark's salary?

As the Director of Build-A-Bear Workshop, Inc., Ms. Clark earns $50,000.00 per year. There are 3 executives that earn more than Ms. Clark. The highest earning executive at Build-A-Bear Workshop is Ms. Sharon Price John, Pres, CEO & Director, who commands a salary of $2,570,000.00 per year. Learn More on Maxine Clark's salary.

How do I contact Maxine Clark?

The corporate mailing address for Ms. Clark and other Build-A-Bear Workshop executives is 1954 Innerbelt Business Center Drive, St. Louis MO, 63114. Build-A-Bear Workshop can also be reached via phone at (314) 423-8000 and via email at ir.buildabear.com. Learn More on Maxine Clark's contact information.

Has Maxine Clark been buying or selling shares of Build-A-Bear Workshop?

Maxine Clark has not been actively trading shares of Build-A-Bear Workshop during the last quarter. Most recently, Maxine Clark sold 3,857 shares of the business's stock in a transaction on Thursday, March 9th. The shares were sold at an average price of $26.01, for a transaction totalling $100,320.57. Following the completion of the sale, the director now directly owns 7,790 shares of the company's stock, valued at $202,617.90. Learn More on Maxine Clark's trading history.

Who are Build-A-Bear Workshop's active insiders?

Build-A-Bear Workshop's insider roster includes George Carrara (Director), Maxine Clark (Director), Eric Fencl (CAO), J. Christopher Hurt (Insider), Sharon John (CEO), Jennifer Kretchmar (Insider), Craig Leavitt (Director), and Vojin Todorovic (CFO). Learn More on Build-A-Bear Workshop's active insiders.

Are insiders buying or selling shares of Build-A-Bear Workshop?

During the last twelve months, insiders at the specialty retailer sold shares 21 times. They sold a total of 429,189 shares worth more than $9,453,318.62. The most recent insider tranaction occured on September, 7th when CAO Eric R Fencl sold 11,582 shares worth more than $317,462.62. Insiders at Build-A-Bear Workshop own 11.4% of the company. Learn More about insider trades at Build-A-Bear Workshop.

Information on this page was last updated on 9/7/2023.

Maxine Clark Insider Trading History at Build-A-Bear Workshop

Transaction DateBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionShares Held After TransactionDetails
3/9/2023Sell3,857$26.01$100,320.577,790View SEC Filing Icon  
12/2/2022Sell3,600$25.02$90,072.0015,503View SEC Filing Icon  
5/2/2022Sell3,600$18.46$66,456.0015,013View SEC Filing Icon  
11/22/2021Sell9,768$20.03$195,653.04View SEC Filing Icon  
8/26/2021Sell9,768$18.61$181,782.48View SEC Filing Icon  
6/9/2021Sell26,755$17.30$462,861.5043,293View SEC Filing Icon  
4/8/2015Sell37,900$20.12$762,548.00View SEC Filing Icon  
4/7/2015Sell28,100$20.10$564,810.00View SEC Filing Icon  
4/6/2015Sell2,300$20.19$46,437.00View SEC Filing Icon  
4/2/2015Sell72,100$20.05$1,445,605.00View SEC Filing Icon  
3/4/2015Sell65,000$20.96$1,362,400.00View SEC Filing Icon  
1/6/2015Sell65,000$18.95$1,231,750.00View SEC Filing Icon  
11/3/2014Sell40,000$17.01$680,400.00View SEC Filing Icon  
5/27/2014Sell65,000$14.37$934,050.00View SEC Filing Icon  
3/26/2014Sell31,639$9.18$290,446.02196,248View SEC Filing Icon  
3/10/2014Sell36,234$9.00$326,106.00212,116View SEC Filing Icon  
2/25/2014Sell106,814$7.99$853,443.86212,116View SEC Filing Icon  
11/20/2013Sell85,000$8.96$761,600.00235,116View SEC Filing Icon  
9/4/2013Sell87,626$6.92$606,371.92View SEC Filing Icon  
8/15/2013Sell45,000$7.00$315,000.00302,726View SEC Filing Icon  
10/31/2012Buy5,000$3.55$17,750.00View SEC Filing Icon  
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Maxine Clark Buying and Selling Activity at Build-A-Bear Workshop

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Build-A-Bear Workshop Company Overview

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Build-A-Bear Workshop, Inc. operates as a multi-channel retailer of plush animals and related products in the United States, Canada, the United Kingdom, Ireland, and internationally. The company operates through three segments: Direct-to-Consumer, Commercial, and International Franchising. Its merchandise comprises various styles of plush products to be stuffed, pre-stuffed plush products, and sounds and scents that can be added to the stuffed animals, as well as range of clothing, shoes and accessories, and other toy and novelty items, including family sleepwear. The company operates its stores under the Build-A-Bear Workshop brand name; and sells its products through its e-commerce sites and third-party marketplace sites. The company was founded in 1997 and is headquartered in St. Louis, Missouri.
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