K-Swiss

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K-Swiss Reviews

Updated July 7, 2014
Updated July 7, 2014
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  1.  

    Very relaxed!

    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at K-Swiss

    Pros

    Big company but small feel. The brand is very well known and the company is great to work for.

    Cons

    No benefits offered for sales team

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    None, the new management is great!

  2.  

    It used to be a great place to work

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Former Employee - Accounts Payable in Westlake Village, CA
    Former Employee - Accounts Payable in Westlake Village, CA

    I worked at K-Swiss full-time (more than 8 years)

    Pros

    great insurance, good people to work with

    Cons

    no raises, EVER, no room for growth

    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
  3.  

    An amazing rise followed by the disappoint truth that Management lost sight of it's true vision for success.

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Former Employee - Senior Graphic Designer 15yrs Here in Westlake Village, CA
    Former Employee - Senior Graphic Designer 15yrs Here in Westlake Village, CA

    I worked at K-Swiss full-time (more than 10 years)

    Pros

    The opportunity to work on design in every area of the business including, advertising, product photography art direction, packaging, branding and more.

    Cons

    No raises for 8 yrs in a row. No advancement. No growth.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Design your way out of the problem. Get someone with a true business background but not from the footwear industry.

    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
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  5.  

    Great learning experience

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Career Opportunities
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Westlake Village, Los Angeles, CA
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Westlake Village, Los Angeles, CA

    I worked at K-Swiss

    Pros

    K-Swiss offers a great learning experience even when starting out. Good chance to grow personally. Very friendly employees and atmosphere

    Cons

    Poorly run with very little communication between management and lower employees. Hard to speak up and have your voice heard.

    Disapproves of CEO
  6.  

    The Pros and Cons of working at the company called K-Swiss.

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Footwear Designer in Los Angeles, CA
    Current Employee - Footwear Designer in Los Angeles, CA

    I have been working at K-Swiss

    Pros

    Laid back atmosphere and friendly co-workers.

    Cons

    Forced to "clock-in", very little opportunity to move up the corporate ladder, no travel.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Clear and open communication across all categories to have a unified vision of who and what K-Swiss is.

    Doesn't Recommend
    No opinion of CEO

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