Delta Apparel Appoints New Board Member
Delta Clothing, Inc. DLAa leading provider of activewear and lifestyle apparel, today announced the appointment of Sonya E. Medina to its Board of Directors.
Ms. Medina brings to the Delta Apparel Board of Directors more than 22 years of multi-industry and federal government experience, including seven years as a commissioned officer in the White House and more than 15 years in the business. His professional experience includes leading a Fortune 100 global corporate foundation, leading corporate affairs and sustainability for a global consumer brand, and co-founding a venture capital real estate investment group. Ms. Medina is recognized for her strong sense of corporate social responsibility, social impact, sustainability and brand management and has a proven track record in business turnaround, set-up and operational efficiency, innovation and strategic transformation. Ms. Medina was recognized in 2021 by Directors and Councils like a Director to Watch 2022: Racial and Ethnic Diversity. Ms. Medina currently serves on the board of Papa John’s International, Inc. PZZA.
Robert W. Humphreys, President and CEO of the company, said, “We are delighted to welcome Sonya to the Delta Apparel Board of Directors. Sonya’s extensive experience, including her familiarity with serving on the board of directors of a public company, her proven leadership track record and her global experience will be of great benefit to the Company and our shareholders. We look forward to having his valuable perspective on our Board of Directors. »
About Delta Apparel, Inc.
Delta Apparel, Inc., together with its operating subsidiaries, DTG2Go, LLC, Salt Life, LLC and MJ Soffe, LLC, is a vertically integrated international apparel company that designs, manufactures, purchases and markets a diverse portfolio of commodity products. activewear and lifestyle apparel under the leading brands Salt Life®, Soffe® and Delta. The company is a market leader in the direct-to-garment digital printing and fulfillment industry, bringing DTG2Go technology and innovation to its customers’ supply chain. The company specializes in the sale of casual and sporting goods through a variety of channels and levels of distribution, including outdoor and sporting goods retailers, independent and specialty stores, top big mid-level stores and retailers, mass merchants and e-tailers, the US military, and through its business-to-business e-commerce sites. The Company’s products are also offered directly to consumers on its websites at www.saltlife.com, www.soffe.comand www.deltaapparel.com as well as in its branded retail stores. The Company’s operations are located in the United States, Honduras, El Salvador and Mexico, and it employs approximately 8,700 people worldwide. Additional information about the Company is available at www.deltaapparelinc.com.
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