Steve Fournier is retired and resides in Paradise Valley, Az. In 1973 he moved from Massachusetts to Arizona to begin his career at Discount Tire and, as with all of it’s operational executives, he began by selling and changing tires. In 1973 the company had 19 locations in Arizona and Michigan.
Through the years as the company added sales outlets in additional states, his responsibilities grew and in 2000 was promoted to Chief Operating Officer. At the time of his retirement in 2016 Discount Tire had 850+ locations and was the largest retailer of tires in the United States.
The company continues to grow and has upwards of 1150 locations in 30 states. Mr Fournier has an ongoing relationship with the company as a member of it’s Board of Directors.