John Adamson was named COO of Sheehy Auto Stores, a 19-dealership group based in Fairfax, Va. Sheehy is No. 36 on the Automotive News list of the top 125 U.S.-based dealership groups ranked on 2013 new-vehicle retail sales units.
Fredrick Lavery Jr., shown at right, of Fred Lavery Porsche Co. in Birmingham, Mich., receives a 40-year award from Tracy King, a regional manager for Porsche Cars North America.
Levi Douglass, left, and Noble Douglass of Douglass Nissan in College Station, Texas, received a 25-year award from Nissan North America.
Paul Haldeman, right, of Haldeman Ford of Kutztown in Kutztown, Pa., receives a 25-year award from Steve Randall, Ford Motor Co.'s Philadelphia regional manager.
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