Apparel designer and seller Innovo Group Inc has appointed Elena Pickett to the newly created position of vice president of sales.

Pickett will mainly oversee and direct sales for the company's branded apparel lines, which include Joe's Jeans and indie.

Before joining Innovo, Pickett served as the director of sales for wholesale apparel at Lucky Brand Jeans - a division of Liz Claiborne Inc - for more than six years.