FREMONT, Calif., Sept. 20, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Tailored Brands, Inc. (NYSE: TLRD) today announced that Julie MacMedan has joined the Company as vice president, investor relations, reporting to Jon Kimmins, executive vice president and CFO. MacMedan will lead the development and execution of the Company's investor relations strategy and brings more than 25 years of strategic investor relations, corporate communications and capital markets experience to the position.
"We are pleased to welcome an experienced investor relations professional to lead a proactive and transparent investor relations program for Tailored Brands," said Kimmins. "Julie has overseen strategic investor relations programs for consumer-driven companies operating in dynamic industries and we look forward to adding her as a dedicated resource to the investment community."
MacMedan joins Tailored Brands from strategic communications and investor relations consulting firm Financial Profiles, Inc. Previously, MacMedan was vice president, investor relations for internet publisher and e-commerce marketplace operator Demand Media, Inc. after nearly nine years at leading interactive entertainment company, THQ Inc., where she was vice president of investor relations and corporate communications. Prior to joining THQ, MacMedan was a vice president with corporate and investor relations consulting firm PondelWilkinson Inc. She joined PondelWilkinson after a multi-year career with The Nasdaq Stock Market, where she listed initial public offerings and counseled CFO's of public companies regarding market dynamics and the strategy and practice of investor relations.
"I am excited to join the Tailored Brands team as we move towards our next chapter. We are executing a strategic transformation to realign our business and strengthen our Company for the long term and I am looking forward to sharing our progress with the investment community," said MacMedan.
Tailored Brands, Inc. is the largest specialty retailer of men's suits and the largest provider of rental product in the U.S. and Canada with over 1,700 stores including tuxedo shops within Macy's. The Company's brands include Men's Wearhouse, Jos. A. Bank, Joseph Abboud, Moores Clothing for Men and K&G Fashion Superstores. Tailored Brands also operates a global corporate apparel and workwear group consisting of Twin Hill in the United States and Dimensions, Alexandra and Yaffy in the United Kingdom.
For additional information on Tailored Brands, please visit the Company's websites at www.tailoredbrands.com, www.menswearhouse.com, www.josbank.com, www.josephabboud.com, www.mooresclothing.com, www.kgstores.com, www.twinhill.com, www.dimensions.co.uk and www.alexandra.co.uk.
Julie MacMedan, VP, Investor Relations
Tailored Brands, Inc.
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SOURCE Tailored Brands, Inc.
Released September 20, 2016