Glen Raven Custom Fabrics taps Hankins

Glen Raven, N.C. – Vince Hankins has been named director of new business development for Glen Raven Custom Fabrics, the makers of Sunbrella performance fabrics.

In the newly-created position, Hankins will be responsible for the identification and development of new product and new market opportunities for Glen Raven Custom Fabrics. Hankins, who previously worked for Glen Raven Inc. with its Yarn Group, will report to Harry Gobble, director of marketing.

Hankins, has more than 19 years experience in the textile industry, and was previously with Unifi as sales manager for its nylon business.

Glen Raven Custom Fabrics is a subsidiary of Glen Raven, Inc., a provider of innovative fabric solutions, selling products in more than 100 countries worldwide.

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