|The Mens Wearhouse, Inc.
For Immediate Release
MENS WEARHOUSE ANNOUNCES MANAGEMENT PROMOTION
HOUSTON January 31, 2008 Mens Wearhouse (NYSE: MW) announced that Doug Ewert has been promoted
to President and Chief Operating Officer (formerly EVP and COO) and that Charlie Bresler has been
named as EVP of Marketing and Human Resources (formerly President).
Commenting on these changes, George Zimmer, Chairman and CEO, This realignment of the executive
management team will create a greater focus of the Companys operating talent in the areas of MW
that will drive future shareholder value. Doug in his expanded capacity will become more directly
involved in store operations across all of the Companys retail apparel businesses in addition to
his existing merchandising and distribution responsibilities. Charlie will continue in managing
the execution of the Companys overall marketing strategies as well as guide our human resource
teams and initiatives that impact our corporate culture on a daily basis. Both Doug and Charlie
will continue to report directly to me.
Doug Ewert, age 44, joined the Company in 1995. He was General Merchandise Manager from 1996 to
2000 and was promoted to Vice President and General Merchandise Manager in 1999. He subsequently
served as Senior Vice President and General Merchandising Manager for two years and Executive Vice
President and General Merchandising Manager for three years. In January 2005, he was named
Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer.
Founded in 1973, Mens Wearhouse is one of North Americas largest specialty retailers of
mens apparel with 1,277 stores. The stores carry a full selection of designer, brand name and
private label suits, sport coats, furnishings and accessories, including tuxedo rentals available
in the Mens Wearhouse, Moores, and MW Tux stores.
For additional information, please visit the companys website at www.tmw.com.
CONTACT: Neill Davis, Mens Wearhouse (281) 776-7000
Ken Dennard, DRG&E (713) 529-6600
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