AT&T Inc. has appointed Shawn McCready as director of sales (DOS) for wireless operations throughout north Chicago, the western suburbs and central Illinois. McCready will oversee the company’s 29 retail locations in the communities north of Chicago, the western suburbs and central Illinois. McCready, 42, began working for AT&T in 1998 as a district retail sales manager in Pittsburgh where he managed the profit and loss responsibilities for 21 stores and kiosks in the Pittsburgh district. Most recently, McCready was director of sales for AT&T Mobility in western Pennsylvania and was responsible for sales and revenues for 36 company-owned retail locations in the western Pennsylvania area of the North Central region. McCready holds a Bachelors degree in Occupational Safety Technology from Marshall University in Huntington, West Virginia.