Tractor Supply Company has made several key management promotions in its merchandising, store operations and supply chain functions.
Seth Estep, svp/general merchandising, has been promoted to evp/chief merchandising officer. Estep has served as svp/general merchandising of Tractor Supply since 2017. A 13-year veteran of Tractor Supply, Estep was named a member of the company’s executive committee in June 2019.
John Ordus, svp/store operations, has been promoted to evp/chief stores officer. John Ordus has served as svp/store operations since 2015 and was named a member of the company’s executive committee in June 2019. Ordus has over two decades of farm and ranch retail experience.
Colin Yankee, svp/supply chain, has been promoted to evp/chief supply chain officer. Yankee joined Tractor Supply in 2015 as svp/supply chain. Prior to joining Tractor Supply, Yankee was vp/logistics for Neiman Marcus from 2013 to 2015. Before Neiman Marcus, Yankee served in senior logistic roles at Target.
In addition, the company said that Yankee and Christi Korzekwa, svp/marketing, have been named to its executive committee of which Estep and Ordus were already members.
“Today’s promotions of Seth, John and Colin reflect the confidence that our board of directors and I have in their capabilities and dedication to Tractor Supply’s growth and success,” said Hal Lawton, president and CEO at Tractor Supply. “These executives have tremendous industry insights and have made significant contributions to the company’s growth over their tenure with Tractor Supply. I look forward to working with Seth, Christi, John and Colin and the rest of the executive team to enable and drive our success in the future.”