People: Barnes & Noble Inc (BKS.N)
Mr. Al Ferrara is an Independent Director of the Company. He Certified Public Accountant, has served as a director of the Company since September 2016. Mr. Ferrara serves on the Compensation Committee. Mr. Ferrara was previously the National Director of Retail & Consumer Products at BDO USA, LLP. Prior to that position, Mr. Ferrara worked at BDO USA, LLP in a variety of positions since 1994 and was a member of its Board of Directors from 2003 to 2010. Mr. Ferrara has provided services as a partner of public and private retail clients, including: Barnes & Noble, Inc., Aeropostale, Inc., Children’s Place, Inc., GameStop Corp., Kmart Corporation, Modells Sporting Goods, Inc., Deb Shops, Inc., A.C. Moore Incorporated, Sleepy’s, LLC, Syms Corporation, Camuto Group, Inc., J. McLaughlin (Seas Island Clothiers, LLC) and 1-800-Flowers.com, Inc. Previously, Mr. Ferrara served as the Northeast Regional Managing Partner at BDO USA, LLP from 2000 to 2003. Mr. Ferrara was also a director and BDO USA, LLP representative at Trenwith Capital, Inc. (now BDO Capital Advisors, LLC) from 2000 to 2015 and a member of the retail advisory board at Hilco Retail Consulting from 2013 to 2015.
|Total Annual Compensation, USD||87,500|
|Restricted Stock Award, USD||124,996|
|Long-Term Incentive Plans, USD||--|
|All Other, USD||--|
|Fiscal Year Total, USD||212,496|