Automotive Parts Associates Announces New Manager
Nov. 2, 2015—The Automotive Parts Associates (APA) has announced the addition of Rick Caiello as its new manager of IT projects and business development. Caiello has over 25 years of experience in the automotive industry.
“I look forward to representing the APA membership and contributing to the expansion of APA’s footprint while utilizing my talents and experiences that I have gained throughout my automotive career,” said Caiello.
Caiello will serve as liaison between the APA membership and the IT Initiative partners. He will manage and facilitate APA’s Pricing Portal, Business Intelligence/Data Solution, and other IT initiatives.
Caiello has over 18 years in experience in sales with CARDONE Industries in the traditional aftermarket where he serviced all levels of distribution.
“Rick’s skill set will benefit APA in managing and facilitating the IT initiatives with our IT vendor partners and shareholders as well as strengthening communications and relations with our shareholders in all aspects of the Group’s business endeavors,” said Gary Martin, APA’s president and CEO.