George Zimmer, founder and face of Men's Wearhouse, got fired. His signature slogan becomes an internet meme.
"You’re going to like the way you look. I guarantee it." You sure have heard that slogan before. Men's Wearhouse Founder George Zimmer has touted it in TV commercials for years. Now the slogan is heavily used in reports about George Zimmer's firing. The Huffington Post collected 13 adaptions of the slogan published in the past hours since the news broke.
Reuters reports that the company has fired Zimmer who founded Men's Wearhouse 40 years ago.
George Zimmer reacted with this statement: "Instead of fostering the kind of dialogue in the boardroom that has, in part, contributed to our success, the board has inappropriately chosen to silence my concerns..."
Men's Wearhouse ahs over 1000 stores and had over $2 billion in sales last year.