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Wal-Mart

COMPANY

Official Website:
http://www.walmart.com/

Industry:
Retail

Ticker:
NYSE:WMT

Corporate headquarters:
Bentonville, AR

Sales:
$256.3B (2004)

Employees:
1,500,000 (2004)

EXECUTIVES

NameOccupationBirthDeathKnown for
Jay Allen
Business
?   Senior VP at Wal-Mart, 1995-2005
Rosalind G. Brewer
Business
c. 1962   Senior VP at Wal-Mart
Paul R. Carter
Business
c. 1940   CFO of Wal-Mart, 1988-95
Eduardo Castro-Wright
Business
c. 1953   Vice Chairman of Wal-Mart
Jim Donald
Business
?   President and CEO of Starbucks
Michael T. Duke
Business
7-Dec-1949   President and CEO of Wal-Mart
William R. Fields
Business
c. 1949   CEO of Hudson's Bay Company, 1997-99
David D. Glass
Business
c. 1935   CEO of Wal-Mart, 1988-2000
Joseph S. Hardin, Jr.
Business
c. 1945   CEO of Kinko's, 1997-2001
Linda P. Hefner
Business
c. 1960   EVP at Wal-Mart
Jeanne P. Jackson
Business
10-Aug-1951   CEO of Banana Republic, 1995-2000
Lawrence V. Jackson
Business
c. 1953   Wal-Mart executive
Bob L. Martin
Business
?   CEO of Wal-Mart International, 1993-99
John B. Menzer
Business
c. 1950   Vice Chairman of Wal-Mart, 2005-08
Gregory B. Penner
Business
c. 1970   Madrone Capital Partners
Thomas M. Schoewe
Business
c. 1953   CFO of Wal-Mart
H. Lee Scott
Business
14-Mar-1949   CEO of Wal-Mart, 2000-09
Jack C. Shewmaker
Business
14-Mar-1938 17-Nov-2010 President and COO of Wal-Mart, 1978-84
Francesca M. Spinelli
Business
c. 1952   Senior VP at PetSmart
B. Kevin Turner
Business
c. 1965   COO of Microsoft
Rob Walton
Business
28-Oct-1944   Wal-Mart Chairman, world's 12th richest man
Sam Walton
Business
29-Mar-1918 5-Apr-1992 America's richest man, founded Wal-Mart

CURRENT BOARD MEMBERS OR DIRECTORS

NameOccupationBirthDeathKnown for
Aida M. Alvarez
Business
1950   SBA Administrator, 1997-2001
James W. Breyer
Business
c. 1962   Venture capitalist, Accel Partners
M. Michele Burns
Business
c. 1958   CFO of Marsh & McLennan
James I. Cash, Jr.
Educator
c. 1948   Harvard Business School, 1976-2003
Roger C. Corbett
Business
c. 1942   CEO of Woolworths Limited, 1999-2006
Douglas N. Daft
Business
1943   CEO of Coca Cola, 2000-04
Michael T. Duke
Business
7-Dec-1949   President and CEO of Wal-Mart
Gregory B. Penner
Business
c. 1970   Madrone Capital Partners
H. Lee Scott
Business
14-Mar-1949   CEO of Wal-Mart, 2000-09
Arne M. Sorenson
Business
c. 1959   President and COO of Marriott
Jim Walton
Relative
c. 1948   World's 11th richest man, 2005
Rob Walton
Business
28-Oct-1944   Wal-Mart Chairman, world's 12th richest man
Christopher J. Williams
Business
c. 1958   Williams Capital Group
Linda S. Wolf
Business
c. 1948   CEO of Leo Burnett Worldwide, 2001-05

PAST BOARD MEMBERS OR DIRECTORS

NameOccupationBirthDeathKnown for
Paul R. Carter
Business
c. 1940   CFO of Wal-Mart, 1988-95
John T. Chambers
Business
23-Aug-1949   CEO of Cisco
Hillary Clinton
Politician
26-Oct-1947   US Secretary of State
Stephen Friedman
Business
21-Dec-1937   Former Partner, Goldman Sachs
David D. Glass
Business
c. 1935   CEO of Wal-Mart, 1988-2000
Roland A. Hernandez
Business
c. 1958   CEO of Telemundo Group, 1995-2000
Frederick S. Humphries
Business
c. 1935   Former President, Florida A&M University
Pitt Hyde
Business
c. 1943   Founder of Autozone
Dawn G. Lepore
Business
c. 1955   CEO of Drugstore.com
John D. Opie
Business
c. 1939   Vice Chairman of GE, 1995-2000
Allen I. Questrom
Business
13-Apr-1941   CEO of JC Penney, 2000-04
J. Paul Reason
Military
22-Mar-1941   C-in-C of US Atlantic Fleet, 1996-99
Jack C. Shewmaker
Business
14-Mar-1938 17-Nov-2010 President and COO of Wal-Mart, 1978-84
Paula Stern
Government
31-Mar-1945   Chairman, Int'l. Trade Commission, 1984-86
John T. Walton
Relative
8-Oct-1946 27-Jun-2005 World's 11th richest man, 2005
Sam Walton
Business
29-Mar-1918 5-Apr-1992 America's richest man, founded Wal-Mart

NOTABLE EMPLOYEES

NameOccupationBirthDeathKnown for
Alice Walton
Relative
7-Oct-1949   World's 13th richest person, 2005
Jim Walton
Relative
c. 1948   World's 11th richest man, 2005

EMPLOYMENT

NameOccupationBirthDeathKnown for
Gold Chains
Electronic Musician
c. 1973   Punk Rock MC
Barbara Ehrenreich
Author
26-Aug-1941   Nickel and Dimed
Justin M. King
Business
c. 1961   CEO of J. Sainsbury
Charles Platt
Author
1945   Science fiction novelist
Anna Nicole Smith
Model
28-Nov-1967 8-Feb-2007 Addled golddigger
Moe Tucker
Drummer
26-Aug-1944   Drummer for The Velvet Underground
Charlyne Yi
Comic
4-Jan-1986   Dr. Park on House

EXTRANEOUS

NameOccupationBirthDeathKnown for
Bruce Bialosky
Business
?   Accountant, GOP activist
Andrew Young
Politician
12-Mar-1932   Mayor of Atlanta, 1982-90

CELEBRITY ENDORSEMENTS

NameOccupationBirthDeathKnown for
Garth Brooks
Country Musician
7-Feb-1962   Ropin' the Wind
Steve Garvey
Baseball
22-Dec-1948   Former LA Dodger
Paul Harvey
Radio Personality
4-Sep-1918 28-Feb-2009 The Paul Harvey Show
Beyonce Knowles
Singer
4-Sep-1981   Former Destiny's Child frontwoman
Queen Latifah
Rapper
18-Mar-1970   All Hail the Queen
Ashley Olsen
Actor
13-Jun-1986   Olsen Twin
Mary-Kate Olsen
Actor
13-Jun-1986   Olsen Twin


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