Advance Auto Parts Appoints Todd Greener Senior Vice President, Supply Chain

ROANOKE, Va.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Mar. 2, 2015-- Advance Auto Parts, Inc. (NYSE: AAP), the largest automotive aftermarket parts provider in North America, serving both professional installer and do-it-yourself customers, today announced that Todd Greener has been appointed Senior Vice President, Supply Chain. Mr. Greener will lead the Company's Supply Chain function in its efforts to support Advance's stores and customers. Mr. Greener will be instrumental in executing Advance's system-wide supply chain integration and transportation strategy. Mr. Greener will report to Charles Tyson, Executive Vice President, Merchandising, Marketing and Supply Chain, and will be based in Raleigh, NC.

"I am excited to welcome Todd to the Advance team as we work to provide superior availability to our stores and customers," said Tyson. "Todd has over 20 years of experience in operational excellence with progressive global experience driving significant operational and sustainable strategic improvements across several fast-paced consumer and industrial markets."

Mr. Greener spent over 20 years at General Electric Company, most recently serving as General Manager, Appliance Distribution Operations within GE Appliances. He also held leadership positions within GE Transportation, GE Lighting, and GE Corporate Audit Staff. Mr. Greener holds a Bachelor of Science in Electrical Engineering from Rose-Hulman Institute of Technology in Terre Haute, IN.

About Advance Auto Parts

Headquartered in Roanoke, Va., Advance Auto Parts, Inc., the largest automotive aftermarket parts provider in North America, serves both the professional installer and do-it-yourself customers. As of January 3, 2015 Advance operated 5,261 stores and 111 Worldpac branches and served approximately 1,325 independently-owned Carquest branded stores in the United States, Puerto Rico, the U.S. Virgin Islands and Canada. Advance employs approximately 73,000 Team Members. Additional information about the Company, employment opportunities, customer services, and on-line shopping for parts, accessories and other offerings can be found on the Company's website at