Champion Thread Company promotes Jim Lee as VP-sales
Jim Lee. Pic: Champion Thread Company
Champion Thread Company (CTC) has promoted Jim Lee to the position of vice president of sales. CTC is a developer, manufacturer, supplier, and marketer of industrial sewing threads, brand identification products, decorative ribbons, elastics, and narrow fabrics. The company is a global leader in the sewn products industry for more than 30 years.
In his expanded role, Lee will continue his current business development role while assuming the added responsibilities for developing strategic sales plans and managing all of CTC’s inside, outside, and partner sales activities, the company said in a media statement.
Lee has previously served CTC as director of sales and marketing and vice president of business development. Before joining CTC, he worked for twelve years in textile manufacturing at Springs Global, Galey and Lord, and LaFrance Industries. Lee holds a bachelor’s degree in chemistry from Clemson University and certifications in purchasing management (CPM), supply chain professional (CSCP), and production and inventory management (CPIM).
“Over his twelve-year tenure at CTC, Lee has contributed greatly to our expansion and overall success. His achievements in marketing, business development, and sales place him among the most valuable members of our senior management team. We look forward to the improvements and efficiencies he will bring to our overall sales efforts in this expanded role,” CTC president, Matt Poovey said.
“I am pleased with the opportunity to play an expanded role in the success of CTC. In addition to helping clients achieve business improvements, I enjoy partnering with customers to identify new product and market opportunities. Because we are a nimble and talented team, CTC allows me to leverage our deep product, manufacturing, and supply chain expertise to bring to market custom engineered solutions for specific client or market needs. I am excited about the future of CTC and our industry,” Lee said.
Fibre2Fashion News Desk (GK)