Ryan joins jaysix in top sales post

by MR Magazine Staff

NEW YORK – Jeff Ryan has joined Jaysix USA Inc. as national sales manager for the company’s James Tattersall and Vluxe by Lucky Nahum brands.

Ryan was most recently national sales manager of the Ben Sherman Tailored Clothing unit of Oxford Industries. Earlier in his career, he was responsible for sales of Joseph Abboud in the Southeast and, between 1993 and 1997, worked with Hart Schaffner Marx.

At Jaysix, he reports to Guy Prud’homme, chief executive officer of the Fredericksburg, Va.-based firm. He is responsible for growth and distribution of both brands and will direct all aspects of sales to specialty stores and national accounts. The Jaysix sales force in the U.S. and Canada reports directly to him.

James Tattersall is a value-driven collection of British-inspired sportswear launched by Jaysix in 2003. Vluxe is a group of contemporary sportswear created and designed by Lucky Nahum, creative director of Jaysix.