No reason was given for the abrupt move. In fact, Zimmer wasn't even notified before the press release was issued.
Here are some interesting facts about the sharp-dressin' man:
- He is an ardent supporter of therapeutic MDMA and LSD ("You're gonna like the way you trip. I guarantee it.")
- He also supports the legalization and use of medicinal marijuana
- He did not background-check his employees at Men's Wearhouse
- He is a recovering alcoholic
- He is heavily involved with the Oakland Zoo, where he raises funds and participates in "political battles" for animal protection
- He began his company in Texas by using an old cigar box as a cash register