by Apparel Resources News-Desk
28-February-2019 | 3 mins read
TUKAgroup has announced the promotion of Martin Bailey as the President of their TUKAweb division. Bailey will be responsible for leading the fastest growing division in terms of consulting, implementation, manufacturing and other services.
“More than my share of good fortune of working with and learning from many of the apparel, textile and retail industries’ finest, and working with Ram Sareen and Tukatech is one more opportunity to do just that.” – Martin Bailey, President, TUKAweb division, TUKAgroup
Bailey, a 1984 graduate of Campbellsville College in Campbellsvile, KY holds a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration degree in Accounting. He began his apparel and textile career at the Fruit of the Loom, in 1984. In his final role at Fruit of the Loom, Bailey was responsible for the leadership of Global Product Development, Quality Assurance, Process Engineering and Cap Ex Management for the company. He spent almost fifteen years with the Fruit of the Loom and created foundation for his ability to affect change and growth for other companies in the future.
In 1988, Bailey worked as Senior Vice President at A&G Inc. and was responsible for eleven sewing facilities in the US and Mexico. He also used to handle the production planning, plant layouts, pull demand team layouts and new product implementation. In addition to this he also oversaw the start-up of three sewing facilities in Tijuana, Mexico.
In 2002,he joined American Apparel, Inc. as the Chief Operating Officer. With time he was designated as President – Manufacturing, but held various additional responsibilities as the company developed.
Bailey also added, “My impression of Tukatech for the past two decades has always been that it’s a great company, not only from its outstanding solutions and products, but more for the relentless team behind the product in providing guidance and service to its customers. This is what sets Tukatech apart. I’m proud to have the opportunity to help lead the TUKAweb team and carry on that tradition.”
“ I’m excited to welcome Marty Bailey to our team. There is so much to learn from someone with such a rich history in the garment industry, and I’m confident he will be an invaluable resource to our team and our users.” – Ram Sareen, Chairman and CEO, TUKAgroup
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