Former Advance Auto Parts executive Jim Durkin is now president at Express Oil Change & Tire Engineers.
“I am excited to be working with (CEO) Ricky Brooks and the entire team at Express Oil Change as we focus on continuing to deliver exceptional service for our customers and growing our business,” Durkin said.
Most recently, Durkin was chief operating officer of MyEyeDr, a national optometry practice management organization. Before that, he served in several roles for Advance, including president of the northern division, senior vice president of sales and operations, and senior vice president of commercial business. He was also president of Autopart International.
Hoover, AL-based Express Oil Change has 249 corporate and franchise locations across 15 states. The private equity firm Golden Gate Capital purchased the company in 2017.