SCOTT TUCKER | UNI-SELECT
Scott Tucker was named the new general manager of the paint, body and equipment (PBE) group for Uni-Select in mid-November. He will be responsible for managing the operations of Uni-Select’s PBE group, which includes FinishMaster stores, Plastique Royal and relationships with Uni-Select’s members. He will also work closely with the company’s head office team to develop product and marketing strategies.
CHRIS CHESNEY | REPAIRIFY
Repairify Inc. has a new face coming to its automotive training and development department as the company welcomes industry veteran Chris Chesney to his new role as vice president of automotive training. According to Repairify, Chesney will establish a comprehensive training initiative for customers, industry partners, employees and the network of technicians throughout the global Repairify ecosystem. Chesney spent the last 20 years of his career leading Advance Auto Parts’ Carquest Technical Institute.
MICHAEL SYLVESTER | FINISHMASTER
Uni-Select has nabbed former Stella-Jones senior v-p Michael Sylvester as the new president and COO of FinishMaster. With 20 years of experience in leadership roles in rail transportation, Sylvester made his name at Stella-Jones, engaging in strategic negotiations with clients and suppliers and establishing a proven track record in the realm of mergers and acquisitions.
IRENE TASI | PPG GLOBAL
Irene Tasi will serve as PPG’s first-ever chief growth officer, effective December 6. In this newly created role, Tasi will be responsible for corporate strategy, long-range planning, marketing, brand and sales excellence and new growth of initiatives. She will operate out of PPG’s global headquarters in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania and serve as a member of the company’s operating committee.