Champion Thread Company, a leading global supplier of industrial sewing threads, engineered yarns, and other textile and sewn products supplies, has promoted Jim Lee to the position of Vice President, Business Development. In his expanded role, Lee is responsible for developing growth strategies and leading the expansion of the company’s diverse textile, consumer goods, and industrial markets.
Lee previously served as Director of Sales and Marketing at Champion Thread Company. Prior to this, he engineered and managed processes and purchasing at Springs Global, Galey and Lord, and LaFrance Industries. He also holds Certifications in Purchasing Management (CPM), Supply Chain Professional (CSCP), and Production and Inventory Management (CPIM).
Honored with the promotion, Lee said, “Over the past 8 years, I have tremendously enjoyed helping expand our business into a broad range of industry verticals and helping our clients achieve measurable improvements through our superior products and industry expertise. I look forward to my new role and all that we can achieve in the coming years.”