Since 1984, he has served as Chairman and CEO of his family business. He serves on the Board of Directors of the National Retail Federation. He served on the Board of KeyCorp from March 2010 to September 16, 2011.
As of 2013, he is worth an estimated US$1.15 billion.
Mr. Edward W. Stack, also known as Ed, has been an Executive Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Dick's Sporting Goods Inc, since 1984. Mr. Stack serves as Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Galyan's Trading Company, LLC. He served as the President of Dick's Sporting Goods Inc., since February 2008. He has been at Dick's Sporting Goods Inc., since 1977 and held a variety of positions, including Store Manager and Merchandise Manager. He has been an Executive
Dick's has 610 stores in 46 states as of March 16, 2015, primarily in the eastern half of the United States. The company also owns Golf Galaxy, Inc., a golf specialty retailer, with 82 stores in 30 states. The company also operates specialty chains True Runner and Field Stream.
Founded in 1948 by Richard "Dick" Stack, the chain has expanded to become one of the largest sporting goods retailers in the world.