DBI - Designer Brands Inc.

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Designer Brands Inc.

810 DSW Drive
Columbus, OH 43219
United States
614 237 7100

Sector(s)Consumer Cyclical
IndustryFootwear & Accessories
Full Time Employees14,000

Key Executives

NameTitlePayExercisedYear Born
Mr. Jay L. SchottensteinExec. Chairman2.15MN/A1954
Mr. Douglas M. HoweCEO & Director2.68MN/A1961
Ms. Deborah L. FerreeVice Chairman, Pres & Chief Product Officer2.26MN/A1954
Mr. Jared A. PoffExec. VP, CFO & Chief Admin. Officer832.44kN/A1973
Mr. Roger L. RawlinsStrategic Advisor2.53MN/A1967
Mr. William L. JordanPresN/AN/A1972
Michelle C. KrallSr. VP, Gen. Counsel, Corp. Sec. & Chief Compliance OfficerN/AN/AN/A
Margaret StandingDirector of Corp. CommunicationsN/AN/AN/A
Mr. James S. WeinbergExec. VPN/AN/A1962
Ms. Mary J. TurnerExec. VPN/AN/A1958
Amounts are as of December 31, 2022 and compensation values are for the last fiscal year ending on that date. Pay is salary, bonuses, etc. Exercised is the value of options exercised during the fiscal year. Currency in USD.


Designer Brands Inc., together with its subsidiaries, designs, manufactures, and retails footwear and accessories for women, men, and kids primarily in the United States and Canada. The company operates through three segments: U.S. Retail, Canada Retail, and Brand Portfolio. It provides dress, casual, and athletic footwear and accessories; and handbags. The company offers its products under the Vince Camuto, Jessica Simpson, Lucky, JLO Jennifer Lopez, and other brands. It also operates vincecamuto.com and topoathletic.com e-commerce sites, as well as dsw.com, dsw.ca, and theshoecompany.ca websites; and a portfolio of banners, including DSW Designer Shoe Warehouse, The Shoe Company, and DSW. The company was founded in 1991 and is based in Columbus, Ohio.

Corporate Governance

Designer Brands Inc.’s ISS Governance QualityScore as of June 1, 2023 is 8. The pillar scores are Audit: 6; Board: 7; Shareholder Rights: 10; Compensation: 6.

Corporate governance scores courtesy of Institutional Shareholder Services (ISS). Scores indicate decile rank relative to index or region. A decile score of 1 indicates lower governance risk, while a 10 indicates higher governance risk.