J. America Hires Eric Bradle as Senior Director of Operations

Dec 01, 2015, 10:43 ET from J. America

COLUMBUS, Ohio, Dec. 1, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- J. America Team Licensed Group, a division of J. America has named Eric Bradle as Senior Director of Operations.

In this Senior Leadership position, Bradle will manage and lead all operational functions with a focus on the continued advancement of overall efficiencies and company growth. Mr. Bradle will oversee the daily activities in the following departmental areas: Distribution and Warehousing Operations, 3PL, Order Management and Fulfillment, Domestic Production, Customer Service, System Administration and IT/Network.

Prior to joining J. America TLG, Bradle was Sr. Director of Operations for Dallas Cowboys Merchandising, LTD., Blue Star Graphics & Design and 289c - Collegiate Apparel. He was a key contributor to the Dallas Cowboy organization's merchandising success of its NFL Brand as well as its eventual expansion into the collegiate licensing industry.

From 2003-2009, Bradle served as Sr. Director of Operations for HMSHost where he managed Retail Operations for the Western half of the U.S. - consisting of eighteen airport locations and nearly 300 retail stores. From 2000-2003, Mr. Bradle was Vice President of Merchandising for the Washington Redskins where he spearheaded the start-up of a merchandise division within the organization (eCommerce, "Game Day" point-of-sale operations at FedEx Field and creation and management of eleven Washington Redskins "Official" Stores in Maryland, Virginia and the Washington, D.C metroplex). Bradle had previously enjoyed an eleven-year career with Dillard's where he held executive positions in Buying and Store Operations.

About J. America
Jeff Fenech and Jeff Radway founded J. America in 1987, while attending Michigan State University by selling MSU Beach Club T-Shirts on campus. Nearly 25 years later J. America has grown into one of the largest collegiate and custom apparel suppliers in the United States today.

In Nov. 2012, J. America was awarded a 10-year, exclusive non-sideline apparel contract with The Ohio State University based upon the strength of J. America, its commitment to Corporate Social Responsibility, and to building a brand that is an asset to the collegiate team licensed business.


SOURCE J. America