Apparel maker The Warnaco Group Inc has named Dwight Meyer as president of global sourcing.

Meyer, who has been in the apparel industry for 25 years and most recently worked as executive vice president, global sourcing for AnnTaylor Stores Corporation, will oversee all aspects of Warnaco's global sourcing operations.

New York-based The Warnaco Group Inc designs, markets and sells intimate apparel, men's wear, jeans wear, swimwear, men's and women's sportswear and accessories under owned and licensed brands such as Warner's, Olga, Lejaby, Body Nancy Ganz and Spee