About Designer Brands
Designer Brands is one of North America’s largest designers, producers and retailers of footwear and accessories.
Our primary concept, DSW Designer Shoe Warehouse, offers brand name and designer dress, casual and athletic footwear and accessories. The first store opened in 1991 in Dublin, Ohio. Today, DSW operates more than 500 stores in 44 states.
The Affiliated Business Group operates nearly 290 leased departments for other retailers, such as Stein Mart, in the U.S.
Designer Brands also operates several retail concepts in Canada, including The Shoe Company and Shoe Warehouse, which provide a convenient footwear solution for the whole family, as well as DSW Designer Shoe Warehouse – nearly 150 locations in all.
In 2018, the company acquired Camuto Group, the legendary product design and brand development organization best known for the successful Vince Camuto® brand and the footwear licenses of Jessica Simpson® and Lucky Brand®. The partnership transformed Designer Brands into one of the largest footwear companies in North America with global, industry-leading capabilities in product design, development, sourcing and production.
A public company since 2005, our stock is traded on the New York City Stock Exchange as “DSW.”
About DSW Designer Shoe Warehouse
Designer Brands opened the first 2 Canadian DSW Designer Shoe Warehouse locations in 2014. DSW is the destination for shoe shoppers looking for fabulous brands at a great value every single day. With thousands of shoes for women and men, DSW is all about the thrill of finding the perfect shoe at the perfect price. A huge assortment of handbags and accessories adds to the breathtaking assortment DSW is known for.
DSW Designer Shoe Warehouse. Designer Shoes. Warehouse Prices.
Our associates are what make us successful. Our culture is one in which we look to hire associates who exhibit our values of Honesty, Enthusiasm, Accountability and Respect. We reward and recognize our achievers, and we take pride in the difference our associates make.
DSW is focused on providing customer service that’s passionate, friendly, helpful, and real. We’re looking for retail professionals who want to be a part of our unprecedented growth and share our vision for exceptional service. We value individuals who want a career working with a fast-growing, dynamic organization and who share our vision of becoming Canada’s Favourite Place for Shoes!
Our values are the heart of our culture. They establish how we value our customers, our partners, and our associates. They guide us in measuring our behaviours, actions, and drive how our decisions are made. These values are what define us, and what we cherish.
We have the hottest brands, teams who love shoes & fashion, unlimited career opportunities, EPIC service and the best associate rewards programs in the retail industry.
We believe in promoting from within and we offer our Associates the opportunity to accelerate their career through such positions as: Hourly Associate, Key Holder, Visual & Stock, Assistant Manager, Store Manager, District Manager and various opportunities within our Support Centre.
Our progressive management culture focuses on continuous improvement, recognition, training programs, and unlimited opportunities to build your career and foster your knowledge. It’s no wonder our Associates love working for us!
“If you love shoes as much as we do and want to work for the best retailer in Canada, please apply now!”
Isaac – Style Expert