Dallas sportswear manufacturer Sharon Young Inc. has promoted Joe Mendenhall to president, overseeing Sharon Young, Tru Luxe, City Girl, Multiples and A La Carte brands plus the company’s private-label division.
Mendenhall joined the company in 2011 as senior vice president responsible for the Sharon Young division. Before, he was vice president of sales and marketing at August Silk and had held various positions over an apparel sales and management career that began in 1983. Mendenhall reports to Ed Vierling, chairman, chief executive officer and co-owner. Sharon Young and its divisions specialize in better-priced misses fashion sportswear and denim sold to major department stores and 2,200 specialty boutiques.