Memphis, Tenn., February 18, 2022 (Globe Newswire) — AutoZone, Inc. (NYSE: AJO) right this moment introduced the appointment of Michael George and Brian Hanash to the AutoZone Board of Administrators.
“The addition of Mike and Brian to our Board of Administrators will add to the large depth of experiences, information and talent units offered on our Board,” mentioned Invoice Rhodes, AutoZone’s President, President and Chief Govt Officer, Buyer Satisfaction. “We’re very lucky to have these outstanding and confirmed leaders on our board.”
Michael George previously served as President and CEO of Curate Retail, the dad or mum firm of QVC from March 2018 to September 2021, and as CEO of QVC from 2004 to July 2021. Previous to becoming a member of QVC, he served as Chief Advertising Officer for Dell. Michael presently serves on the board of administrators of Ralph Lauren (NYSE: RL).
Brian Hannash serves as President and CEO of Elementation Sofa-Tard, which operates Circle Ok, one of many world’s main gasoline and comfort retailers. Brian joined Sofa-Tard in 2001 and was named chairman and CEO in September 2014. Previous to his present position, Brian served because the Chief Working Officer of Circle Ok.
With these additions, AutoZone has 11 board members.
As of November 20, 2021, the corporate had 6,066 shops within the US, 666 shops in Mexico, and 53 shops in Brazil, with a complete retailer depend of 6,785. AutoZone is the main retailer and distributor of automotive substitute components and equipment in america. Every retailer has an in depth product line for automobiles, sport utility automobiles, vans and lightweight vehicles, together with new and refurbished automotive arduous components, upkeep gadgets, equipment and non-automotive merchandise. Many shops even have a industrial gross sales program that gives industrial credit score and immediate supply of components and different merchandise to native, regional and nationwide restore garages, sellers, service stations and public sector accounts. We even have industrial applications in shops throughout Mexico and Brazil. AutoZone additionally sells ALLDATA model automotive diagnostic, restore and store administration software program by way of www.alldata.com. Moreover, we promote automotive arduous components, upkeep gadgets, equipment and non-automotive merchandise by way of www.autozone.com, and our industrial prospects can store by way of www.autozonepro.com. We additionally present product info on our Duralast branded merchandise by way of www.duralastparts.com. AutoZone doesn’t obtain income from automotive restore or set up.
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