LSI President Brett Tennar says, “Steve’s success in developing operational strategies that improves the bottom line, builds teamwork, reduces waste and ensures quality product development and distribution checks many of the boxes of what we were looking for in a COO. This, coupled with his career in the Air Force working with highly technical systems and his in-depth understanding of Lean Six Sigma and Business Process Management sealed our offer. As our tagline states, our products are Powered by Science. This data driven approach is one reason why our company has grown exponentially as we employ the most advanced technology to product development. I am confident that Steve is the right person to drive operational strategy for our diverse and growing brands.” Advertisement With more than 20 years of experience across multiple industries and functional areas, deMoulpied has particular expertise in organizations with complex technical products. Combined, his prior positions have required a spectrum of skills in corporate strategy, operations improvement, product quality, and revenue cycle management. He has an impressive history of utilizing data driven problem solving (Lean Six Sigma) and project management (PMP and CSM) to achieve strategic goals surrounding customer satisfaction, operational efficiency and improved profit. DeMoulpied has a Bachelor of Science degree in Engineering Management from the United States Air Force Academy and a Master of Business Administration degree from the University of Dayton in Marketing and International Business. He served six years with the USAF overseeing the development of technology used on fighter aircraft and the E-3 Surveillance aircraft, finishing his career honorably as Captain. ROANOKE, Va. – Advance Auto Parts has announced the appointment of Tami Kozikowski as chief development officer. Kozikowski will join Advance in May from Best Buy where she held multiple senior leadership roles. AdvertisementClick Here to Read MoreAdvertisement Kozikowski’s new responsibilities at Advance will include the continued development of the Autopart International business, Advance’s real estate growth and development strategies, and the continued development and implementation of Advance’s people-focused strategies. She will report to CEO Darren Jackson, and will be based in Minneapolis, Minn. “My number one priority this year is to turn potential into excellence by developing and empowering a great team,” said Jackson. “That means providing every team member in our organization with the right tools and resources to ensure each area of our company remains focused on executing our four key strategies and serving our customers better than anyone else. Tami’s extensive background, along with her strong leadership skills and commitment to building great teams, make her ideal for this role to support the next steps of our company’s turnaround and transformation.” Most recently, Kozikowski served as senior vice president, merchandising where she was responsible for Best Buy’s appliance, music, movies and gaming businesses. Prior to this role, she served as senior vice president, retail support and operations, including the Geek Squad, and senior vice president of services operations, where she focused on aligning her team under a single operating model to provide clarity and build efficiency and support between field and corporate partners. Prior to her operations role, she served as senior vice president, real estate and property management. Kozikowski holds a master of business from UCLA’s Anderson School of Management and bachelor of science in business and accounting from the University of Minnesota.,Lubrication Specialties Inc. (LSI), manufacturer of Hot Shot’s Secret brand of performance additives and oils, recently announced the expansion of senior leadership. Steve deMoulpied joins LSI as the company’s chief operating officer (COO). AdvertisementClick Here to Read MoreAdvertisement DeMoulpied comes to LSI from the Private Client Services practice of Ernst & Young where he managed strategy & operations improvement engagements for privately held client businesses. Some of his prior roles include VP of strategic development, director of strategic initiatives, and Lean Six Sigma Master Black Belt at OptumHealth, UnitedHealth Group’s health services business, as well as Lean Six Sigma Black Belt at General Electric, where he applied operations improvement principles to customer service, supply chain and product development. A successful entrepreneur, deMoulpied is also the founder of PrestoFresh, a Cleveland-based e-commerce food/grocery business.
20 October 2020
20 October 2020
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