OK Tire Names New Execs
Dwayne Sawyer and Patrick O’Hara have been named to key leadership positions.
OK Tire has announced two key additions to the senior leadership team: Dwayne Sawyer, Director, Commercial Business Group; and Patrick O’Hara, National Director, Merchandising.
Reporting to Chief Operating Officer, Michael Rutherford, Sawyer will be responsible for leading and driving OK Tire’s business relating to supply chain management.
“There is huge untapped opportunity for OK Tire as we focus more and more on all aspects of our commercial business,” says Jim Caldwell, President and CEO of OK Tire. “Dwayne, in addition to his positive and thoughtful leadership style, brings with him an amazing background in the automotive and tire industries as well as significant experience in the commercial and fleet portions of the industry so we’re very excited for him to join the team at OK Tire”.
Also reporting directly to the Chief Operating Officer, O’Hara will be responsible for the development and growth of OK Tire’s e-commerce and other non-tire related products.
“Patrick will lead the evolution of our non-tire product assortment for our dealers and brings to OK Tire an incredible background in the aftermarket accessories market,” says Rutherford. “But, more importantly, he has an outstanding reputation within the industry for meeting the needs of his customers with urgency and genuine focus on win/win solutions. All of this combined with his approachable and sincere leadership style is why we are so excited to have Patrick join our incredible team of leaders.”