Outerwear company G-III Apparel Group Ltd has promoted Wayne S Miller to the newly created role of chief operating officer, a position he will hold alongside his current duties as chief financial officer.

Miller has been chief financial officer and senior vice president since April 1998.

Neal Nackman has also been named vice president for finance. Nackman has held senior-level positions at Nautica, Perry Ellis International and Martha Stewart Living Omnimedia Inc.