Academy Sports & Outdoors
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Academy Sports & Outdoors – Jacksonville – “Academy”

Headquarters Katy, TX
Size 5000+ Employees
Founded 1938
Type Company - Private
Industry Retail
Revenue $500 million to $1 billion (USD) per year

Academy is near the head of the class among sporting goods retailers. It's one of the leading full-line sporting goods chains in the US with more than 135 Academy Sports + Outdoors stores in Texas and about 10 other southeastern states. Academy's low-frills stores carry clothing, shoes, and equipment for almost any sport and outdoor activity, including camping, golf, hunting, fishing, and boating. The company, which also operates a catalog and e-commerce site, dates back to a San Antonio tire shop opened by Max Gochman in 1938. The business moved into military surplus... More

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Employees say it's “OK”   376 ratings


69% Approve of the CEO   141 ratings

Academy Sports & Outdoors President Rodney Faldyn

Rodney Faldyn


Solid Company to Work for.

  Current Global Sourcing Coordinator in Katy, TX

Pros: Consistency, organized structure, opportunity to diversify career. Compensation is competitive. Company cares about employees. Full Review

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Footwear Sales Associate - Hourly

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Accepted Offer – Interviewed in Nov 2012 Reviewed 3 days ago New

Interview Details – Attended 1 interview with table of 3 supervisors. Each interviewer asked different questions. They did not give a through description of the position until asked. The interview last for no longer than 30 minutes. Pay close attention to punctuality and appearance.Full Interview

Interview Question:
Questions were very generic. Nothing out of the ordinary. Asked about attention to detail and ability with numbers. Answer Question

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America's Largest Private Companies, Forbes, 2009
America's Largest Private Companies, Forbes, 2008

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