Peter Leff has been named vice president of wholesale sales for women’s sportswear at Tommy Bahama, a new post. He will manage the women’s sportswear sales team and will partner with design and merchandising as well as Tommy Bahama’s retail partners. He will also work with the sales force to further develop department store relationships and continue to grow the specialty store base.

Leff is based in the company’s Seattle headquarters and reports to Stephen Cirona, senior vice president of Tommy Bahama Women’s Sportswear.

Most recently, Leff was president of Christopher Blue, a division of Hart Schaffner Marx, responsible for sales, merchandising and design. Earlier he was at Seattle Pacific Industries, the corporate entity for Union Bay and Reunion Menswear, for 17 years.