CARS Appoints Head of Talent Acquisition from Search by Hanold Associates

CARS has appointed Tanya Stewart as Head of Talent Acquisition. Hanold Associates’ Sandra Peña and Ashley Schiele led the search for this role.

As Head of Talent Acquisition, Tanya will be responsible for end-to-end talent acquisition at CARS, elevating the function to best meet business objectives and enable future growth. In this role, Tanya will lead a comprehensive recruiting team and report to Chief People Officer D.V. Williams. Before joining CARS, Tanya led talent acquisition for software engineering, infrastructure, and security at Avanade.

CARS, formerly known as, is a leading digital marketplace and solutions provider for the automotive industry. The company connects car shoppers with sellers and provides them with data, resources and digital tools to support their buying decisions. CARS has evolved into an integrated portfolio of products and solutions including,,, Dealer Inspire, DealerRater and FUEL. Headquartered in Chicago, CARS has more than 1,600 employees and is publicly traded on the NYSE as CARS.