Home / Knowledge / News / Apparel/Garments / Delta Apparel names Deb Merrill as CFO

Delta Apparel names Deb Merrill as CFO

Aug '06
Clothing maker Delta Apparel Inc announced that Deborah Merrill has been named Vice President, Chief Financial Officer & Treasurer effective immediately.

The company also announced that David Palmer has joined Delta Apparel Inc as Vice President of Business Planning. Both executives will report to Bob Humphreys, President and CEO.

Ms Merrill will be responsible for the day-to-day fiscal management of the company, including financial policies and planning, public reporting and investor relations, tax compliance and strategies, and Sarbanes-Oxley compliance. She has been with Delta Apparel since 1998, has served as Assistant Secretary since 1999.

In 2004, Merrill assumed the responsibilities of Director of Corporate Reporting, Planning and Administration and earlier this year, Deb was promoted to Vice President, Chief Accounting Officer & Treasurer. Prior to joining Delta Apparel, she served as the Logistics Controller for GNB Technologies and as an Auditor for Deloitte & Touche. Deb holds a B. S. in Accounting and is a CPA.

In his new role as Vice President of Business Planning, Palmer will coordinate business planning for Delta Apparel's business units and identify future growth opportunities for the company. In addition, he will coordinate the company's industrial engineering efforts, as well as provide leadership in developing Delta Apparel's future information technology strategies. David comes to Delta Apparel with over twenty yearsof experience in the textile apparel industry in a variety of financial management positions.

Must ReadView All

Pic: IFC

Apparel/Garments | On 15th Apr 2021

IFC to support Haiti in revamping garment sector

IFC, a member of the World Bank Group, is supporting the garment...

Pic: Sorbis / Shutterstock.com

Textiles | On 15th Apr 2021

US textiles & apparel imports down 6.98% in Jan-Feb 2021

The import of textiles and apparel by the United States decreased by...

Pic: Shutterstock

E-commerce | On 15th Apr 2021

Vietnam companies get Amazon boost to turn into brands

The Vietnam Textile & Apparel Association (VITAS) and Amazon have...

Interviews View All

Textile Industry, Head honchos

Textile Industry
Head honchos

Money never disappears-it just finds new opportunities

Textile Industry, Head honchos

Textile Industry
Head honchos

Virtual reality would be the new normal

Textile Industry, Head honchos

Textile Industry
Head honchos

Blockchains will be in heavy use by early adopters by 2025

Ritu Oberoi,

Ritu Oberoi

Established in 2018, Forsarees is a socially driven business enterprise,...

Chendhuran Sundar,

Chendhuran Sundar

It manufactures and retails menswear garments in India under the brand...

Kurt Wedgwood,

Kurt Wedgwood

From design to raw material to fabrication and ultimately to delivery -...

Steve McCullough & Marco Weichert, Functional Fabric Fair & Design and Development GmbH Textile Consult respectively

Steve McCullough & Marco Weichert
Functional Fabric Fair & Design and Development GmbH Textile Consult respectively

Functional Fabric Fair is a trade-exclusive event showcasing the latest...

Daniel Odermatt, Ventile

Daniel Odermatt

Ventile is a registered trademark used to brand a special high-quality...

Robert Brookins, Alexium International

Robert Brookins
Alexium International

Alexium International is a specialty chemical development company...

Sailesh Singhania, Sailesh Singhania Label

Sailesh Singhania
Sailesh Singhania Label

The Sailesh Singhania label was created to promote handwoven sarees and...

Ruma Devi, Gramin Vikas Evam Chetna Sansthan

Ruma Devi
Gramin Vikas Evam Chetna Sansthan

Ruma Devi is a jet-setting promoter of artisans who has empowered...

Vidur Adlakha & Riccardo Bennidini, La Fuori

Vidur Adlakha & Riccardo Bennidini
La Fuori

With an active presence in US, Italy and India, clothing brand La Fuori...

Press Release

Press Release

Letter to Editor

Letter to Editor

RSS Feed

RSS Feed

Submit your press release on


Letter To Editor

(Max. 8000 char.)

Search Companies


Leave your Comments

April 2021

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

Advanced Search