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Frank Barbarino promoted as Senior VP of JoS A Bank
Apr '12
JoS. A. Bank Clothiers, Inc. is pleased to announce that Frank J. Barbarino has been promoted to Senior Vice President and General Merchandise Manager. Mr. Barbarino will continue to lead the Company's Tailored Clothing Department and adds Sportswear and Furnishings to his responsibilities.

Mr. Barbarino will oversee all product design, manufacturing and sourcing; and all retailing of the Company's merchandise lines. Mr. Barbarino assumed his new roles effective April 15, 2012.

Mr. Barbarino, 47, is one of the most respected merchandising executives in the tailored clothing industry. Mr. Barbarino joined JoS. A. Bank in 1999 and has held a variety of increasingly important merchandising positions, including, most recently, Vice President for Tailored Clothing.

Prior to his tenure at JoS. A. Bank, he had extensive experience in the retail industry, mostly in men's clothing. Mr. Barbarino holds a Bachelor's Degree in Business Administration from the Queens College, City University of New York.

Mr. Barbarino will continue to report to Company Executive Vice President and Chief Merchandising Officer James W. Thorne. Mr. Thorne stated: "I have worked with Frank for nearly thirteen years and he has been instrumental in developing many of the Company's most innovative, successful new products such as our Joseph line of modern suits, the Tailored Fit and Slim Fit suit lines, as well as the high-end Signature Gold suit line. By promoting Frank, we have taken an important step towards insuring our future growth."

JoS. A. Bank Clothiers, Inc., established in 1905, is one of the nation's leading designers, manufacturers and retailers of men's classically-styled tailored and casual clothing, sportswear, footwear and accessories.

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