Baker Executive Speaker Series: Doug Howe

Doug Howe,

Doug Howe is recognized for his significant contributions in the retail sector, notably for his leadership and strategic vision. His experience encompasses various executive roles, including being the CMO at Kohl’s and currently the CEO of Designer Brands who own Keds, Vince Camuto, Topo Athletic and DSW (Designer Shoe Warehouse). He has been instrumental in driving growth, enhancing brand value, and navigating companies through the dynamic retail landscape. His expertise in merchandising, marketing, and operational efficiency is highly regarded, marking him as a prominent figure in the industry.



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