Former Hampshire Group exec heads to Haggar

DALLAS — Haggar Clothing Co. has appointed Don Schneider as the company's VP director of sales. He will report to Tadd Parnell, SVP national sales manager.

Hagger will look to Schneider to lead the company's continued growth and management of its top national accounts, with special focus on Haggar dress shirts and sweater collections and the Haggar C18 golf collection.

Schneider has more than 25 years of broad-based sales marketing and merchandising experience in the men's apparel industry. Throughout the last 15 years, Schneider has held several successively senior roles throughout Hampshire Group, most recently as SVP of sales and marketing. In that capacity, Schneider was responsible for the management of the Joseph Abboud, Dockers and Geoffery Beene brands. He began his career as a regional sales manager for Christian Dior, and he has a bachelor of science degree in business administration from Ithaca College.

"We are excited to welcome Don to our senior team," said Parnell. "With more than 25 years of success and experience with some of the most well-known brands in menswear, he has a demonstrated track record of disciplined leadership. He will be a strong partner as we continue to execute our long-term strategic growth objectives for the Haggar brands."