DSW Announces New Executive Appointments
DSW Inc. recently announced the appointment of Michelle Love as executive vice president and chief operating officer. Love will be responsible for bringing DSW's differentiated experience and value proposition to life by driving demand and providing seamless multipoint fulfillment. Additionally, Love will be responsible for delivering DSW's unique warehouse experience in over 500 Designer Shoe Warehouses nationwide. These warehouses fulfill demand generated throughout the network, and serve as local destinations for customers to shop DSW's vast assortment in person. Over the last 32 years, Ms. Love served in several leadership capacities within operations, merchandising and marketing at Nordstrom, where she most recently spearheaded the rapid expansion of Nordstrom Rack.
Additionally, DSW announced the appointment of James Weinberg as general merchandise manager of women's footwear, and Nancy Pastor as general merchandise manager of accessories.
"I'm excited to have Michele, Jim and Nancy on the Designer Shoe Warehouse team," said Roger Rawlins, DSW's CEO, in a company press release. "These three individuals bring valuable leadership and diverse expertise as we strengthen our focus on the customer, product and experience. We're building an elite team to lead Designer Shoe Warehouse and position it for continued long-term growth."