Senior Vice President, President of Johnston & Murphy Group
Danny Ewoldsen was named president of the Johnston & Murphy Group in January 2019 responsible for both the Johnston & Murphy wholesale and retail operations and the Trask brand. He had served as president of Johnston & Murphy since February 2018. Ewoldsen was appointed a senior vice president of Genesco Inc. in June 2019.
A 16-year Johnston & Murphy veteran, Ewoldsen joined Johnston & Murphy as vice president store operations in 2003 and was later promoted to vice president store and consumer sales in 2006. He was named executive vice president, Johnston & Murphy Retail and eCommerce in 2013.
Prior to joining Genesco, Ewoldsen was with Wilsons Leather from 1996 to 2002 serving in roles with increasing responsibilities, including vice president of stores for the El Portal division.