Home / Knowledge / News / Fashion / Mr. Clopton to lead Tommy Bahama & H.S. Trask
Mr. Clopton to lead Tommy Bahama & H.S. Trask
26
Feb '08
Phoenix Footwear Group Inc announced appointment of James Clopton as President of its Tommy Bahama Footwear and H.S. Trask divisions, effective March 3, 2008.

Mr. Clopton brings to Phoenix Footwear over 30 years of senior level footwear, accessories and apparel experience. Prior to joining the Company, he served as Senior Vice President, Customer/Business Development, for the Dockers brand, a division of Levi Strauss & Co. Before that, Mr. Clopton was Senior Vice President, Wholesale, for Cole Haan where he was responsible for all sales, marketing and customer relationship activities.

Prior to his time with Cole Haan, Mr. Clopton spent over 20 years with Levi Strauss & Co where he held positions of Vice President, Sales/Retail Marketing, for the Dockers brand and Vice President, Customer Relations, for the entire corporation.

"We are thrilled to have Jim on board to lead our Tommy Bahama Footwear and H.S. Trask divisions," said Cathy Taylor, Phoenix Footwear's Chief Executive Officer.

"During his distinguished career, Mr. Clopton has built a strong skill set that encompasses strategic planning, merchandising, sales and brand management.

We are pleased with the current performance of Tommy Bahama and H.S. Trask, and believe that Jim's leadership and industry expertise will be invaluable assets in contributing to the divisions' future growth."

Mr. Clopton's addition to the senior management team continues the process of strengthening and rounding-out the skill sets and competencies necessary to drive growth and profitability in Phoenix Footwear's business.

"I appreciate the opportunity to lead the Tommy Bahama and H.S. Trask divisions and be part of "Phoenix Footwear", commented James Clopton.

These brands clearly have untapped potential and tremendous growth opportunity and have begun to build strong momentum in the market.

I am confident that both of these brands have a tremendous future and I look forward to building upon their existing strengths."

Phoenix Footwear Group Inc


Must ReadView All

Courtesy: ITMA 2015

Textiles | On 21st Jun 2018

Italy to host textile machinery fair ITMA in 2023

ITMA, the trendsetting textile and garment technology platform, will...

Courtesy: Connor Group

Textiles | On 21st Jun 2018

Protectionism top threat to textile sourcing: William Connor

Protectionism is the biggest political factor and threat affecting...

NRF urges US Congress to step in, stop trade war

Apparel/Garments | On 21st Jun 2018

NRF urges US Congress to step in, stop trade war

The National Retail Federation (NRF) recently urged the US Congress...

Interviews View All

Darshan Mehta
Infinium Polychem

We are spending double digit figures on R&D

Subhashini Srinivasan
The S Studio

Ethnicwear market will see an upward trend if uniqueness and quality are...

Sunil Rathore
Lacoste India

‘New vendor is welcome if he offers cost, quality and timely delivery’

Abhishek Pachauri

Reckon Industries adapts latest systems for manufacturing from designing...

Suresh P Bagrecha

Komal Texfab, founded in 1981, is into manufacturing of knitted fabrics,...

Kamal Kulshreshth

Colorjet is among the fastest-growing wide format digital inkjet print...

Marcel Alberts
Eurofibers

Coating at a fibre level is a practice not usually seen in the...

Marten Alkhagen
Swerea IVF AB

Marten Alkhagen, Senior Scientist - Nonwoven and Technical Textiles of...

Lynda Kelly
Suominen Corporation

Suominen Corporation is a manufacturer of nonwovens as roll goods for...

Madhu Jain
Madhu Jain

She grew up in the walled city of Old Delhi, completed her studies, and...

Samar Firdos
Arvind Ltd

<b>Samar Firdos</b>, Chief Manager (Design) at Lifestyle Apparel Denim...

Amiben Shroff
Shrujan

From its modest beginning in the late 1960s, Shrujan has grown into a...

Press Release

Press Release

Letter to Editor

Letter to Editor

RSS Feed

RSS Feed

Submit your press release on


editorial@fibre2fashion.com

Letter To Editor






(Max. 8000 char.)

Search Companies





SEARCH

Leave your Comments


June 2018

Subscribe today and get the latest update on Textiles, Fashion, Apparel and so on.

news category


Related Categories:

Advanced Search