Cap-it Hires Financial Specialist, Stephanie Ivy, as VP of Finance
Company Veteran, Darren Pritchard, Promoted to VP of Procurement
May 13, 2019 // Franchising.com // LANGLEY, BRITISH COLUMBIA - Cap-it® expands its executive ranks with the addition of Stephanie Ivy as Vice President of Finance. Stephanie will serve as the company’s first VP of Finance, leading the organization’s efforts to maximize profitability, and fund expansion of the Cap-it brand and its franchise footprint throughout North America.
Stephanie, a certified public accountant (CPA, CA), has held numerous senior positons with blue-chip organizations, including:
- A&W Food Services of Canada, Inc. – Controller – 2017-2019
- Best Buy Canada, Ltd. – Director, Controllership and Accounting – 2010-2016
- EB Games / GameStop Canada – Director of Finance – 2006-2010
- MDC Partners, Inc. – Vice President of Finance – 2000-2006
“Stephanie has been a leader with every organization she’s joined and we expect her considerable financial skills to be vital in the next stage of Cap-it’s growth,” said Andrew Funk, President of Cap-it. “Now is the right time for Cap-it to add a VP of Finance with the qualifications of Stephanie to our executive ranks, positioning us to successfully implement aggressive store improvements and strategic expansion plans.”
In addition, Darren Pritchard has been promoted to Vice President of Procurement. In his new position, Darren’s primary responsibility will be to manage the overall warehouse sales strategy and resources, maximizing value for the company. Darren has worked at Cap-it’s corporate offices since 2010, serving as a senior buyer and merchandiser, as well as procurement manager. Prior to joining the corporate office, he was a Cap-it store manager for five years in Langley, British Columbia.
The Cap-it® Genuine Truckware™ chain of stores offers the largest selection of pickup accessories anywhere. Tires and wheels, hitches, racking, lights, truck caps, power sports products, suspension systems, work truck accessories, and adventure products – you name it, we carry it. The most innovative products, the best brands, the best value and the best advice. Cap-it installs everything the company sells, with service provided by employees who undergo rigorous hands-on training and attend regular workshops to keep up-to-date on the latest techniques and innovations. Cap-it® operates 30 stores across North America. https://cap-it.com/