Designer Brands is one of North America’s largest designers, producers and retailers of footwear and accessories. Our business segments include world-class design and sourcing operations, a robust wholesaling business, and more than 1,000 points of distribution.
Mr. Schottenstein is a director, Chief Operating Officer and Executive Vice President of Acquisitions and Leasing at Schottenstein Property Group (SPG) and Schottenstein Realty, LLC. Mr. Schottenstein has held various positions with the Schottenstein family of companies and currently holds a position on the board of directors and as an Executive Vice President in Schottenstein Stores Corporation. In addition, he holds a position on the board of directors of American Signature, Inc. Prior to joining SPG Mr. Schottenstein served as the Co-Manager of Indigo Nation, LLC, a specialty denim retailer. Since its acquisition in 2013, Mr. Schottenstein has served on the board of directors and in an executive capacity of Mayacamas Vineyards, a Napa Valley winery.