ATD Realigns Senior Leadership

In an attempt to accelerate its ongoing transformation, American Tire Distributors (ATD) has realigned its senior leadership team.

Owen Schiano has been appointed to the newly created role of chief operating officer. Schiano is tasked with leading ATD’s U.S. field sales team and its supply chain operations across North America. Schiano will continue overseeing ATD’s corporate, strategic, customer service and specialty sales teams, in addition to Tire Pros and supply chain operations.

Keith Calcagno has taken on the newly created role of chief merchant and strategy officer. As such, Calcagno will focus on merchandising and marketing in conjunction with the company’s manufacturer partners. Additionally, he will continue overseeing the development of ATD’s transformation strategy and the project management office, which is focused on driving efficiencies and speed to market for strategic initiatives for ATD customers and suppliers.

Ivy Chin’s role as the chief digital and technology officer has expanded. Chin will now focus on unifying ATD’s technology and digital ecosystems, including the business-to-consumer platform.

Rebecca Sinclair continues in her role as chief people and communications officer.

Bill Williams continues in his role as CFO, overseeing the ongoing financial transformation of ATD, as well as its relationships with the investor and financial community. Williams also leads strategic efforts around advanced analytics.

Gail Sharps Myers continues in her role as general counsel and chief compliance officer.

George McClean continues in his role as president of National Tire Distributors, continuing to lead ATD’s Canadian subsidiary.