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Advance Auto names supply chain evp


ROANOKE, Va. Advance Auto Parts today announced Kevin Freeland has been named evp of supply chain and Information Technology, effective Feb. 13.

In this role, Freeland will oversee the supply chain and logistics areas, as well as the Information Technology area. He will report to Darren Jackson, president and ceo.

“I am honored and excited to have Kevin join our Advance Team,” said Jackson. “Kevin’s track record of success in supply chain and business as a whole speaks volumes about what he will bring to our company.”

Freeland most recently was the president and founder of Optimal Advantage, a boutique retail consulting firm, currently and recently engaged with clients such as Advance Auto Parts and various other specialty retailers. Prior to that position, he spent eight years with Best Buy serving as vp of inventory, senior vp of inventory and, ultimately, president of the Musicland division.

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