by Karen Alberg Grossman
(L-R) David Schuster, Bob Wang, and David Abril

PB Aristo, a division of Nanshun Group, has announced that David Schuster joins them as Vice President. He previously worked at Trybus Group of Dallas where he was National Sales Manager for Ibiza.

“David brings a vision and an enthusiasm for menswear that we admire,” says Bob Wang who, along with David Abril, founded PB Aristo 10 years ago. Schuster will take over for Abril, who will stay on as a consultant.

Adds Abril, “David brings more than 20 years of experience ranging from tailored menswear to casual sportswear. He’s successfully grown branded and private label businesses in department stores, specialty stores and value-priced retailers. He’s exactly who we need to take Paul Betenly to the next level.”

“I am excited to join the Paul Betenly team,” says Schuster. “Our goal is to grow into a lifestyle brand across multiple categories while maintaining our emphasis on accessible luxury. We’re a completely vertical company with control over every step of the process: from the sheep to the production and distribution, our speed to market is unsurpassed.”

Nanshan Group, which is celebrating its 10th anniversary, is one of the top 200 companies in China with products including aluminum, real estate development, education, golf resorts and garment factories.

The spring ‘19 Betenly collection will be shown at Project NYC, Project Las Vegas, the Chicago Collective, and other regional shows. For more info: 212-768-0166 or dschuster@pbaristo.com.