Accessories maker Tandy Brands Accessories Inc has named Morris Mitchell as president of the company's men's division.

Mitchell joined Tandy Brands in April 2004 as president of its neckwear division after 26 years in the men's accessories industry, most recently as president and chief executive officer of Harken Accessories.

JS B Jenkins, president and CEO of Tandy Brands, said:  "Morris has an exceptionally strong background in the accessories business, which has led to improved sales and operating results in our men's division since his arrival last year."

Tandy Brands Accessories Inc designs, manufactures and markets fashion accessories for men, women and children.