Nylstar has appointed Pamela Meyers as Vice President design and product development. In the new role Meyers will be designing a collection for both men and women made exclusively of Meryl yarns. The collection will be sold in Lupo Barcelona stores and a selection of boutiques globally. Meyers has over 25 years of experience as a textile professional.

Meyers began her career in New York and has held key roles in several major US brands such as Macy’s, Tommy Hilfiger, Abercrombie & Fitch and Banana Republic. Most recently she was with Athleta leading design for intimates, seamless and swimwear. Meyers earned a bachelor’s degree in fashion merchandising from Bowling Green State University.

“Pamela has over 25 years of experience in all aspects of design and product development with extensive experience in both Europe and Asia,” said Alfonso Cirera, President of Nylstar. In 1923 Nylstar was founded on the Mediterranean coast in the north of Barcelona and became one of the most important textile companies in Europe. Since 1950, Meryl is the leader of premium Nylon 6.6 branded yarns, produced by Nylstar in Blanes. Nylstar has been producing the highest quality yarns from the same location along the Costa Brava in Spain.