George Zimmer speaks out

George Zimmer

Ousted Men’s Wearhouse chairman George Zimmer released an open letter outlining his side of the story in the dramatic battle between the founder and board of the retailer.

Men’s Wearhouse comments on Zimmer’s firing

George Zimmer

The Men’s Wearhouse board of directors portrays founder George Zimmer as a chairman who couldn’t relinquish control and wanted to take the company private.

George Zimmer out at Men’s Wearhouse. Company postpones annual meeting

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Men’s Wearhouse announced that it has terminated George Zimmer from his position as Executive Chairman.

Men’s Wearhouse 40th anniversary milestones

Men's Wearhouse history: 1993

From its founding in 1973 by 24-year-old George Zimmer in Houston to more than 1,100 stores in the US and Canada in 2013.

George Zimmer: Intangible, invincible

George Zimmer

George Zimmer on Men’s Wearhouse at 40. By Karen Alberg Grossman

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Men's Wearhouse Employee Events

Men’s Wearhouse is hitting 40 and hotter than ever: MR’s salute.

Ewert becomes Men’s Wearhouse CEO

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US retailer Men’s Wearhouse has announced that Douglas S Ewert has become its president and chief executive officer, succeeding George Zimmer as chief executive officer. Following an initial announcement in April, Ewert has also been elected to the com…

Ewert to succeed Zimmer at Men’s Wearhouse in June

Doug Ewert

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 […]

Doug Ewert will be next Men’s Wearhouse CEO

Doug Ewert

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 […]