Men’s Wearhouse

George Zimmer (Thomas J. Gibbons/Getty Images/CBS)

Men’s Wearhouse Founder Fired For Trying To Regain Control Of Company

Men’s Wearhouse is shedding some light on why it parted ways with founder George Zimmer. Men’s Wearhouse fired Zimmer from his executive chairman role last week after a power struggle behind the scenes.


Mens' Wearhouse founder and CEO George Zimmer (R) shakes hands with Salesforce CEO Marc Benioff as he delivers the keynote address during the Dreamforce 2012 conference at the Moscone Center on September 19, 2012 in San Francisco. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Fremont-Based Men’s Wearhouse Dismisses Founder George Zimmer

Men’s Wearhouse Inc. says it has dismissed its founder and executive chairman George Zimmer.