Monkee’s, LLC announced that they have hired Sherry Allred as Vice President of Operations and Andrea Rice as Vice President of Sales. Ms. Allred and Ms. Rice will provide operational support to Monkee’s existing stores and focus on the company’s long-term store expansion efforts. Monkee’s LLC, an upscale ladies boutique specializing in clothing, shoes and accessories, is based in Winston-Salem, N.C. and currently has 20 owner-operated stores in North Carolina, South Carolina, Virginia, Georgia, Tennessee and Ohio.
We are pleased to welcome Sherry Allred into the Monkee’s family as Vice President of Operations. Sherry most recently served as Senior Vice President of Human Resources at SilkRoad Equity. She was responsible for leading HR shared services for six of their holding companies. Prior to joining SilkRoad, she was Senior Vice President of Human Resources for Restoration Hardware, a large home furnishings retailer based in Corte Madera, California. Before that, Sherry was Senior Vice President of Human Resources at Krispy Kreme Doughnut Corporation. She has twenty plus years experience in human resources, operations, facilities and risk management.
Andrea Rice has joined Monkee’s as Business Development Manager and will focus her efforts exclusively on building the Monkee’s store network and the Monkee’s brand. Andrea most recently served as a Business Development Manager for I-Cubed, in Raleigh N.C. developing business opportunities for product and services as well as sales strategies for the business development group. Andrea has fourteen years’ prior experience in sales, marketing and operations and we are excited to have her on our team, focused on attracting new Monkee’s store owners and opening new Monkee’s stores!