Hallmark Cards Inc Corporate Member Profile
Hallmark Cards, Inc. believes that when you care enough, you can change the world. That’s why we are dedicated to creating a more emotionally connected world and making a difference in the lives of others.
Founded in 1910 by teenage entrepreneur J.C. Hall, and remaining a private company with family members on the board of directors today, Hallmark’s businesses employ approximately 27,000 worldwide and generate revenues of approximately $3.5 billion.
Headquartered in Kansas City, Mo., Hallmark has a diverse portfolio of businesses:
Hallmark offers a wide range of greeting cards, gift wrap and related products in more than 100 countries and 100,000 retailer rooftops worldwide, including a network of company-owned and independently-owned Hallmark Gold Crown stores in the United States, Canada, England, Ireland and Scotland. Products are also sold on hallmark.com.
Crayola sells a range of art materials and toys designed to spark children’s creativity around the globe. It also operates Crayola Experience attractions.
Crown Media Family Networks operates Hallmark Channel, Hallmark Movies & Mysteries, and Hallmark Drama, three 24-hour cable networks, in addition to the e-books division of the Hallmark channels, Hallmark Publishing, and Hallmark Movies Now, a subscription-based streaming service.
Crown Center is a real estate development company that manages the 85-acre hotel, office, entertainment and residential complex surrounding Hallmark’s world headquarters in Kansas City, Mo.