US apparel, footwear and accessories business The Jones Group has appointed Milton Pappas to the newly-created role of president of e-commerce.

Pappas will oversee e-commerce and digital initiatives across the company's portfolio of brands. He most recently served as vice president of e-commerce customer experience at Toys R Us. 

Prior to this, Pappas held various positions at mail order group Redcats, including executive vice president of business development for its former US plus-sized clothing business OneStopPlus, and executive vice president of corporate marketing and e-commerce.