President and CEO
Shannon Washburn is the president of Shinola, where she leads a talented team of people who are dedicated to quality craftsmanship. She oversees product development, design , creative direction and marketing for the brand. Prior to becoming president in early 2018, and CEO in 2019, Shannon spent six years working with the watch and jewelry product development and design teams . Shannon has garnered experience in various aspects of business over the course of her career from retail to product development to sales and international brand management. Prior to Shinola, Shannon was a buyer for Dillard’s before moving to Fossil where she stayed for 14 years. When she’s not working, Shannon enjoys documentary films, searching for the best Spanish coffee in metro Detroit, and spending time with her family and friends.