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Bob Stout


Bob Stout

Bob Stout


An energetic and results-driven financial leader, Bob has guided teams that perform finance functions for some of the world’s largest companies. Bob served in a number of roles over a ten-year span at Walmart. Most notably, Bob held the position of CFO of Walmart Global E-commerce (Walmart.com) from 2008-2010. In his role as CFO, Bob led the finance and accounting teams for Walmart’s $3 billion e-commerce business. Bob takes his experience developing and implementing financial processes at the highest level and his experience in a diverse set of industries to his role as Chief Financial Officer for the Sports Facilities Companies.

In this position, Bob oversees our corporate and SF Network venue finance teams. Bob also oversees risk management and major corporate growth initiatives.

Bob has extensive experience developing and implementing financial processes, systems, and controls for some of the world’s largest companies, including Walmart He has a proven record of achievement in E-commerce, real estate development, and retail. Through his work, Bob has managed planning, forecasting, and reporting (external and internal) for multiple segment levels and corporate support areas, and has driven productivity and improved bottom-line results. Bob has in-depth experience leading acquisition due diligence and negotiations, including lease and contract reviews, best practice analysis, risk assessments, and valuations.

From 2012 to 2019, Bob also served as a city councilman and then as the mayor of the city of Little Flock, Arkansas. This role provided Bob with experience in municipal budgeting, governmental fund accounting, state audits, and FEMA disaster application development and administration.

Notable Projects

  • Horizons Edge Sports Campus, Harrisonburg, VA
  • Highlands Sports Complex, Triadelphia, WV
  • Sand Mountain Park & Amphitheater, Albertville, AL
  • The Bridge Sports Complex, Bridgeport, WV
  • Rocky Top Sports World, Gatlinburg, TN 

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