Hillerich & Bradsby

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Louisville Slugger® is the #1 and Official Bat of Major League Baseball. It’s a brand of the Hillerich & Bradsby Co., the leader in innovation for baseball and softball products since 1884. We have a storied past and a bright future. Louisville Slugger bats are swung by the best players in the game – Joey Votto, Josh Hamilton, Adam Jones, Evan Longoria, and David Wright are among hundreds of stars who step to the plate with Louisville Slugger. They’ve all joined in our company’s authentic history to leave their mark and become part of a Slugger Guy fraternity that includes the greatest hitters to ever swing a bat – Babe Ruth, Ted Williams, Jackie Robinson, Mickey Mantle, Roberto Clemente, George Brett, Tony Gwynn, and Ken Griffey Jr., to name just a few. Louisville Slugger is also an industry leader in bats, gloves, and other equipment for youth, high school, and college players. We sponsor elite NCAA Division I baseball programs including top ranked schools Arizona, Florida State, Louisville, North Carolina, and Rice as well as Arizona State, Florida State, LSU, Missouri, and Texas A&M in Fastpitch softball. We partner with slow pitch softball’s very best teams like Backman Shoppe, Red’s Astros and the Wounded Warrior Amputee Softball Team, as well as the game’s best players including softball’s leading professional players. Our company’s renowned Louisville Slugger Museum & Factory attracts more than 300,000 visitors per year and is ranked as a top national and international attraction. Our award winning Bionic® division designs and makes the most technologically and scientifically advanced gloves for golf, fitness, gardening and other sports and activities.
HQChicago, IL, US
Employee Ratings4.1

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Employees (est.) (Jul 2021)92(+3%)
Cybersecurity ratingAMore

Key People/Management at Hillerich & Bradsby

John A. Hillerich

John A. Hillerich


Hillerich & Bradsby Office Locations

Hillerich & Bradsby has an office in Chicago
Chicago, IL, US (HQ)
130 E Randolph St #600Chicago
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Hillerich & Bradsby Financials and Metrics

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Hillerich & Bradsby total Funding

$40 m

Hillerich & Bradsby latest funding size

$40 m

Time since last funding

8 years ago

Hillerich & Bradsby investors

Hillerich & Bradsby's latest funding round in August 2013 was reported to be $40 m. In total, Hillerich & Bradsby has raised $40 m
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Hillerich & Bradsby News and Updates

Hillerich & Bradsby Co. Introduce New Bionic® ClassicGrip 2.0 Gardening Glove

New version of award-winning multi-use glove features improved grip and performance design

Hillerich & Bradsby Co. Introduces New Bionic® Cycling Glove

Half-finger glove features innovative Dream Pad™ technology for professional or casual riders

Hillerich & Bradsby Blogs

2020 USSSA Z5 End Load Slowpitch Bat

Send the competition home with the 2020 Z5 End Load, designed with more mass near the end of the barrel for supreme energy transfer and power. Featuring the all-new COPA End Cap for optimized barrel compression on contact, this bat is perfect for hitters ready to mash. The LS-2X Composite Barrel and…

MLB Prime Maple M110 Iron Knight Baseball Bat

<div>Power past the the competition with the Iron Knight. This version of the M110, developed in 1944, making it one of our oldest turning models still in use carries the lightest swing weight of Louisville Slugger's Prime models, features a gray stain and deep red finish with gold branding. …

Hillerich & Bradsby Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Hillerich & Bradsby founded?

    Hillerich & Bradsby was founded in 1884.

  • Who are Hillerich & Bradsby key executives?

    Hillerich & Bradsby's key executives are John A. Hillerich.

  • How many employees does Hillerich & Bradsby have?

    Hillerich & Bradsby has 92 employees.

  • Who are Hillerich & Bradsby competitors?

    Competitors of Hillerich & Bradsby include Thys, SnapSports and Shaw Brothers Holdings.

  • Where is Hillerich & Bradsby headquarters?

    Hillerich & Bradsby headquarters is located at 130 E Randolph St #600Chicago, Chicago.

  • Where are Hillerich & Bradsby offices?

    Hillerich & Bradsby has an office in Chicago.

  • How many offices does Hillerich & Bradsby have?

    Hillerich & Bradsby has 1 office.