SanMar Hires Sourcing Director

Top 25 apparel supplier SanMar (asi/84863) has created a new position at its company, hiring Yen Gao as director of sourcing.

“We always strive to deliver the best products to our customers, which requires working with a vast network of supply-chain vendors around the world,” says Jeremy Lott, SanMar president. “Yen’s deep experience with well-known retail brands at their worldwide sourcing facilities helps in achieving our core values of making a difference by consistently delivering quality goods.”

Gao has more than two decades of experience in the field, most recently serving as sourcing production manager for knits at Kohl’s. She has held similar positions with other brands, including Carter’s and Abercrombie & Fitch.