Sports apparel giant Reebok International Ltd on Monday announced the promotion of Suzy Biszantz to president of Greg Norman Collection.

The New York-based company said in a short statement that Biszantz has been promoted from vice president, general manager, a position she has held since joining Greg Norman Collection in 2001.

Prior to joining Greg Norman Collection, she held executive sales positions at Ashworth Inc and EP Pro and in her new role is responsible for overseeing product design and development, product and brand marketing and sales operations.

Reebok president and COO Jay Margolis commented: "Over the past year and a half Suzy has successfully guided the business through a difficult and challenging period. She has reinforced the brand's premium image while overseeing changes in product and marketing, and has personally reengineered the sales organisation to position the business for growth."