October 27, 2016 11:23 AM ET

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Company Overview of Geeknet, Inc.

Company Overview

Geeknet, Inc., through its subsidiaries, operates as an online retailer for the global geek community in the United States. It operates through two segments, Website and Wholesale. The company sells collectibles, apparel, gadgets, electronics, toys, and other retail products for technology enthusiasts and general consumers through its ThinkGeek.com Website, as well as certain products to its wholesale channel customers. It also distributes video game-themed merchandise for the gaming community through Web-stores; and sells theme-based products to brick-and-mortar retailers. The company was formerly known as SourceForge, Inc. and changed its name to Geeknet, Inc. in November 2009. Geeknet, In...

11216 Waples Mill Road

Suite 103

Fairfax, VA 22030

United States

Founded in 1995

120 Employees





Key Executives for Geeknet, Inc.

Chief Executive Officer and President
Age: 48
Chief Financial Officer and Executive Vice President
Age: 52
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2016.

Geeknet, Inc. Key Developments

Geeknet Inc., GameStop Corp., and Gadget Acquisition, Inc. Announce New Board of Directors

Geeknet Inc., GameStop Corp. (Parent), and Gadget Acquisition, Inc., wholly owned subsidiary of Parent (Acquisition Sub) entered into an agreement and plan of merger. In connection with the merger and as contemplated by the merger agreement, each director of the company immediately prior to the effective time voluntarily resigned from and ceased serving on the company's board of directors, effective as of the effective time. Pursuant to the terms of the merger agreement, on July 17, 2015, the board of directors of Acquisition Sub immediately prior to the effective time, which consisted of Robert A. Lloyd and Michael Nichols, became the board following the merger.

Geeknet, Inc.(NasdaqGM:GKNT) dropped from CRSP US Total Market Index

Geeknet, Inc.(NasdaqGM:GKNT) dropped from CRSP US Total Market Index

Geeknet, Inc.(NasdaqGM:GKNT) dropped from NASDAQ Composite Index

Geeknet, Inc. will be removed from Nasdaq Composite Index.

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