Men’s Wearhouse CEO Doug Ewert feels the responsibility of 17,000 employees.
HOUSTON—Men’s Wearhouse said today that its president and COO Doug Ewert would succeed CEO George Zimmer as soon as June 15, following the company’s annual shareholder meeting. The move was announced in January, but a date for the succession had not been set. Zimmer will remain executive chairman of the company. Ewert’s COO position will [...]
HOUSTON—The Men’s Wearhouse announced this week that president and COO Doug Ewert will succeed company founder George Zimmer as chief executive. Zimmer will remain chairman of the board. Ewert’s former COO position will not be filled. Ewert, 47, has been with Men’s Wearhouse since 1995. He was a GMM from 1996 to 1999, when he [...]
Men’s Wearhouse kicks it up a notch. “About 25 percent of our online business is suits,” observes Men’s Wearhouse president Doug Ewert. And while online is only a small percent of total Men’s Wearhouse volume, it’s a rapidly growing segment and indicative of many changes to come. That said, despite competitive pressure to continue promotions [...]