Genesco Overview

  • www.genesco.com
  • Nashville, TN
  • 10000+ Employees
  • 1925
  • Company - Public (GCO)
  • Department, Clothing, & Shoe Shops
  • $2 to $5 billion (USD)

CompetitorsUNKNOWN

Genesco Inc., a Nashville-based specialty retailer, sells footwear and accessories in more than 1,490 retail stores through the U.S., Canada, the United Kingdom and the Republic of Ireland, principally under the names Journeys, Journeys Kidz, Schuh, Schuh Kids, Little Burgundy, ...

Genesco Reviews

4.0
61%
Recommend to a Friend
73%
Approve of CEO
Mimi Vaughn
Mimi Vaughn
14 Ratings
5.0
Former Employee

"Great place to work"

Sep 20, 2021 - Sales in Dallas, TX
Recommends
Positive Outlook
Approves of CEO

Pros

Good product good commission structure

Cons

Late hours in the retail setting
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Diversity & Inclusion at Genesco

4.5
(22 reviews)

Diversity & Inclusion FAQs

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Does there seem to be diversity at Genesco?

...Great culture, young people, alternative lifestyles and community involvement on a company level....Read More

Genesco Interviews

Experience
Positive56%
Negative22%
Neutral22%
Getting an Interview
Applied online60%
In Person33%
Employee Referral7%
Difficulty
1.9
Average
HardAverageEasy

  1. Stock Associate Interview

    Anonymous Employee in Canada
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview

    Interview

    Asked a few simple questions, what would I bring to the company, what is my previous experience, a difficult task that I had to complete. It was simple fast and efficient. Friendly co workers very tight community.
    Interview

    Asked a few simple questions, what would I bring to the company, what is my previous experience, a difficult task that I had to complete

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Company Updates

January 17, 2020
http://glassdoor.com/slink.htm?key=vM7au Congratulations to Merrick Smith, Vice President, Merchandising for Licensed Brands, who was recently named by the Nashville Business Journal as a “40 Under 40” honoree. The award recognizes young professionals in Nashville for their professional accomplishments and community involvement. Merrick will be honored at a special luncheon for all award winners on March 27, 2020. Great job Merrick!
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NBJ announces 40 Under 40 award winners of 2020 - Nashville Business Journal
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December 16, 2019
A huge thank you to all of our volunteers from Genesco and @journeys who came out to Park Avenue Elementary for the 30th annual “Cold Feet Warm Shoes” event. 250 company volunteers fit 400 students with new shoes, socks and sweatshirts for the holidays! #CFWS #CFWS2019 #GCO95 #titans
Cold feet, warm shoes, smiling kids, happy holidays: A special delivery to 500 Nashville students
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Genesco Awards & Accolades

  • Fortune 500Fortune2015

Genesco FAQ

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What is health insurance like at Genesco?

...The pros are the health benefits, the environment of most of the Genesco companies, and the rewards such as but not limited too; traveling, concerts, and dinners....

July 28, 2021

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