For Immediate Release
Aftermarket Auto Parts Alliance appoints Data Services Director
SAN ANTONIO (January 25, 2010) – Dale Hopkins, Vice President Information Technology for Aftermarket Auto Parts Alliance (Alliance), is pleased to announce the promotion of Jerry Carnline to the newly created position of Data Services Director.
In his new position, Carnline, an employee of Alliance since 2003, will develop and manage information technology data projects and function as the resident expert for all data-related matters. The data team's objective is to give Alliance Shareholders the best in class data and data related search and access tools in the industry (e.g., Business Intelligence reporting, Inventory-Product Mix evaluation tools, eCatalog data, etc).
Additionally, Carnline will oversee the Vendor Catalog Data team (application & non-application) which maximizes the content and availability of the data our Shareholders need to find. With our Alliance Data Warehouse, he will be responsible for coordinating the content as well as growing the tool's value. Carnline's final main priority will be the Alliance Inventory Optimization Tool where he will collect feedback to develop enhancements.
Auto Value/Bumper to Bumper is part of Aftermarket Auto Parts Alliance, one of the largest auto parts distribution and marketing organizations in the world. As the source for quality parts and service for over 2,300 parts stores and almost 2,900 certified service centers throughout North America, the Alliance prides itself on responding to the individual automotive needs of each customer and providing proven, quality service. Visit www.800autotalk.com for more information.