DEARBORN — Carhartt has named Ben Ewy to the newly created position of director of the Hamilton Way.
Named after the company’s founder Hamilton Carhartt, Ewy will collaborate and partner with various functions throughout the organization such as design, product development, merchandising, marketing, consumer research and supply chain to bring product research, innovation and the pipeline development process to life.
Ewy, of Ann Arbor, most recently worked as creative director at New Era Cap Co., where he led headwear and apparel design teams and production art group. Ewy was accountable for the overall look and feel of New Era product. He has also served in a variety of director level positions for Springs Global and Nautica.
Ewy holds a bachelor’s in honors literature from the University of Michigan and has an associate of applied science in apparel design from the Parsons School of Design in New York.