Negad Named VP of Operations at Tepperman'sOctober 5, 2012
Masoud Negad has been named vice president of operations and supply chain for Canadian home furnishings retailer Tepperman's.
Prior to his promotion, Negad was the appliance and electronics buyer and director of supply chain for the retailer.
In his new role, Negad joins the company's executive leadership tea and is responsible for supply chain, logistics, warehousing and home delivery.
Negad joined Tepperman's in 1987 as a sales association in one of the company's stores. Within a few years, Negad was promoted to manager of the Chatham, Ontario, location before being promoted again, this time to manager of Tepperman's location in Sarnia, Ontario.
In 1995, Negad advanced to the role of buyer of electronics and appliances, taking on the additional responsibilities of director of supply chain in 2011.
Negrad brings a number of strengths to the senior leadership team including analytics, problem solving, leadership, a strong regard for the company's mission.
"I'm extremely pleased that Tepperman's was able to fill this new position from within our existing team of talented leaders," said Andrew Tepperman, president. "We're very proud of Masoud's accomplishments. With this addition to our executive team, we're the strongest we've ever been, and our retailing future becomes that much more exciting."