Advance names president of Autopart International subsidiary
Roanoke-based Advance Auto Parts Inc. announced Monday that Michael Creedon will join its Autopart International subsidiary as president.
Creedon was vice president and general manager, Sensormatic LLC – North America Sales and Operation.
In that role, he was responsible for the strategic direction, operational performance and financial contribution of Tyco Integrated Security’s largest North America vertical.
Prior to that position, Creedon held various leadership positions with ADT Security Services Inc. and Tyco International (US) Inc.
Norton, Mass.-based Autopart International, which Advance Auto bought in 2005, distributes its products through wholesale distributors across North America.
It has more than 200 stores in New England, New York, Pennsylvania, New Jersey, Maryland, Virginia, Delaware, Alabama, North Carolina, Georgia and Florida.
Advance operates more than 4,000 stores in 39 states, Puerto Rico and the Virgin Islands.