Automotive Parts Associates hires Rick Caiello as IT manager

Nov. 3, 2015
Rick Caiello will be the liaison between the APA membership and the IT Initiative partners. He will manage and facilitate APA’s Pricing Portal, Business Intelligence/Data Solutions and other IT initiatives.

Automotive Parts Associates hired Rick Caiello, who has more than 25 years of experience in the automotive industry and started his career with Chrysler Corp. in manufacturing.

Caiello will be the liaison between the APA membership and the IT Initiative partners. He will manage and facilitate APA’s Pricing Portal, Business Intelligence/Data Solutions and other IT initiatives.

Caiello spent more than 18 years in sales with CARDONE Industries in the Traditional Aftermarket where he serviced all levels of distribution. Most recently he was responsible for the sales and service of one the company’s top accounts as a Strategic Account Executive for North America.

“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.”

“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 & CEO.

Caiello can be reached at [email protected] or 913-310-9250. Automotive Parts Associates is a member-owned cooperative made up of more than 100 independent warehouse distributors in North America with over 375 locations throughout the United States and Canada.

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