Cotton Incorporated President and CEO J. Berrye Worsham said the cotton market has undergone drastic changes since 2011. He spoke with us about what Cotton Incorporated is working on to bring cotton prices back up. Josh McGill has more.
J. Berrye Worsham is President and Chief Executive Officer of Cotton Incorporated. In this role, Mr. Worsham oversees the company’s global research and marketing programs. These efforts are conducted through its World Headquarters in Cary, N.C., and its Consumer Marketing Headquarters in New York.
Mr. Worsham joined Cotton Incorporated in 1983 as Manager, Cotton Analysis. He also served as Director, Fiber & Economic analysis; Director, Market Research; Vice President, Corporate Planning and Program Development, and most recently, Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer. Mr. Worsham is a member of the Advisory Board for the Department of Textile Products Design and Marketing at the University of North Carolina at Greensboro, School of Human Environmental Sciences. A 1978 graduate of the University of North Carolina with a B.S. in Business Administration, Mr. Worsham received his M.B.A. from UNC-Greensboro in 1979.