Mr. New’s primary responsibility is to map and implement Yesway’s technology strategy and to define the execution plan for Yesway’s e-commerce platform.
Prior to joining Yesway, Mr. New was the Chief Information Officer for Tedeschi Food Shops, Inc., a privately held retail convenience business in New England, where he developed technology strategy and oversaw all IT-related activities and support services for 181 stores and 2,300 employees. During his tenure in this position, Mr. New was responsible software development and integration; analytics and reporting, information security assessment and compliance; database development; and point-of-sale and associated payment processing systems. Previously, Mr. New was Senior Vice President of Site Operations for Putnam Investments where he directed global IT operational support and drove continuous process and systems improvement leading to significant cost and time savings.
Mr. New is a graduate of DePauw University and holds a Master of Science from George Washington University. Mr. New also served in the United States Navy and was honorably discharged.