Chuck Rotuno

Chairman & Chief Executive Officer
Chuck Rotuno

Chuck Rotuno is Chairman & CEO of OEConnection (OEC).

Chuck sets the direction for OEC, and has done so since the company's formation in December, 2000. Recruited from Bell + Howell to establish and lead the organization, Chuck has taken the company from a single product concept to the industry leader, providing comprehensive ecommerce, pricing, supply chain, service, business intelligence, parts cataloging, data solutions, and services for all segments of the automotive Original Equipment parts marketplace.

OEC now has offices in five countries, 1,000 employees and a global customer footprint that includes 37 OEMs, 30,000 auto dealers and 135,000 wholesale customers.

Under Chuck's strategic guidance, OEC has achieved double digit CAGR over the past five years. The company has been recognized as one of the fastest growing companies in the region, selected as a Top Workplace and Tech Company of the Year in Northeast Ohio, and is a perennial employer-of-choice.

Prior to forming OEC, Chuck served as Senior Vice President & General Manager of Bell + Howell Automotive (now Snap-on Business Solutions) and Vice President, Business Development, at Rubbermaid Incorporated (now Newell Rubbermaid). In 2004, Chuck was named Entrepreneur of the Year by Ernst & Young.

Mr. Rotuno holds an MBA from the Fisher College of Business at The Ohio State University, a BA in Accounting & Finance from Baldwin Wallace University and is a Certified Public Accountant. He serves as a member of the Board of Directors for Westfield Bank, and is past Chairman of the Board of Trustees for Baldwin Wallace University.