TextileSolutions today announced that J. Bradford (Brad) Nixon has assumed the position of director, global marketing and communications. In this role, Nixon will have global responsibility for all marketing and public relations activity for the company, including advertising, web development and trade show promotion. Nixon brings with him extensive marketing and communications experience. "Brad possess the leadership and experience required to effectively promote the benefits of TextileSolutions to our global audiences," said Tommy Lowback, CEO of TextileSolutions. Prior to joining TextileSolutions, Nixon was communications manager of Tenneco Automotive.