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Company Overview of ThinkGeek, Inc.

Company Overview

ThinkGeek, Inc. sells T-shirts and apparel, geek toys, gadgets, home and office products, computer stuff, caffeine and candy, electronics, and books online. The company offers various products, including jewelry; geek toys, including cube toys, science toys, R/C goodies, games, puzzles, and Japanese doodads; gadgets, such as gadgets, lasers, lights, watches, security, tools, travel widgets, and cell phone accessories; and home and office products, which comprise office supplies, posters, kitchen tech, clocks, and desktop decorations. It also provides Japanese-specific or -related goodies; computing products, which comprise computer accessories, USB goodies, input devices, and flash drives; c...

11216 Waples Mill Road

Suite 100

Fairfax, VA 22030

United States

Founded in 1999

Phone:

703-293-6299

Fax:

703-839-8611

Key Executives for ThinkGeek, Inc.

Chairman of Geeknet Inc.
Age: 78
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2014.

ThinkGeek, Inc. Key Developments

ThinkGeek Launches Mega Stomp Battle

ThinkGeek has officially launched the Mega Stomp Battle, a follow up to last year's successful Mega Stomp Panic(TM). Created by ThinkGeek's GeekLabs(TM), the Mega Stomp Battle features motion activated sounds that respond to steps as well as a wand that reacts to each thrust, swipe, and jab of your hand. The perfect accessory for imagination, the Mega Stomp Battle give wearers access to 10 sound banks, each with multiple sounds for every step, stomp, swing, chop, and trigger pull. With each move to make you'll be granted the powers of a: Metal Man; Video Game Hero; Kung Fu Master; Giant Robot; Giant Monster; Space Battle Pilot; Mage; Zombie Attack and Sword Fight. At $39.99, the Mega Stomp Battle is available now and is the perfect year round accessory for people who are looking to add a bit more adventure into their every day.

ThinkGeek and Scottevest Create and Launch Tropiformer Jacket

ThinkGeek and TEC by Scottevest have worked together to create and launch the Tropiformer Jacket, a tech- and travel-focused garment that makes carrying gadgets and gear easier than ever. Available in four colors, the Tropiformer features 22 integrated pockets designed to equally distribute the weight of an entire convention's worth of necessaries and make navigating merch lines even easier. The Tropiformer also includes magnetically attached sleeves to transform from jacket to vest in seconds. Other features include: dedicated tablet pocket; quick draw pocket featuring clear touch material for capacitive devices; locking pocket to keep gear user own; Patented Personal Area Network (PAN) for internal cable (headphone and charger) management; packs into itself for easy storage; highly water resistant material to maintain moisture-free devices. Available from April 9, 2013 exclusively from ThinkGeek.com and TECclothing.com.

Geeknet, Inc. Announces Departure of Colon Washburn, President and CEO of ThinkGeek

Geeknet, Inc. announced that on August 20, 2012, Colon Washburn will step down as President and Chief Executive Officer of ThinkGeek, the company’s wholly-owned e-commerce subsidiary. Mr. Washburn will begin transitioning his duties immediately and his resignation will be effective from December 31, 2012. The board of directors and senior management of Geeknet have initiated a search process for a replacement for Mr. Washburn.

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