People: Buckle Inc (BKE)
25 Sep 2017
Mr. Dennis H. Nelson is President, Chief Executive Officer and Director of Buckle, Inc. He has served as President and a Director since April 19, 1991. Mr. Nelson was elected as Chief Executive Officer by the Board of Directors on March 17, 1997. Mr. Nelson began his career with the Company in 1970 as a part-time salesman while he was attending Kearney State College (now the University of Nebraska-Kearney). While attending college, he became involved in merchandising and sales supervision for the Company. Upon graduation from college in 1973, Mr. Nelson became a full-time employee of the Company and he has worked in all phases of the Company's operations since that date. Prior to his election as President and Chief Operating Officer on April 19, 1991, Mr. Nelson performed all of the functions normally associated with those positions. The Board believes that Mr. Nelson’s experience with the Company for over forty years and his day-to-day leadership of the Company as Chief Executive Officer allows him to provide valuable guidance from his intimate knowledge of the Company’s operations and the markets in which the Company operates.
|Total Annual Compensation, USD||1,505,000|
|Restricted Stock Awards, USD||1,648,360|
|Long-Term Incentive Plans, USD||--|
|All Other, USD||126,365|
|Fiscal Year Total, USD||3,279,720|