MSX INTERNATIONAL -The company has announced three appointments.
Henry Hoskins has been appointed vice president and general manager of MSX Marketing Services. He was vice president and general manager for MascoTech Marketing Services.
Paul Snyder was named vice president and general manager of the Special Vehicle Division. He was general manager of special vehicles for MascoTech Technical Services.
Derek Grills was appointed vice president of in-client services. He was vice president of in-client services for APX International.
MSX International, based in Auburn Hills, Mich., is an engineering and technical services company. It was created in November 1996 through the combination of MascoTech's Technical Services Group and APX International.
MORTON INTERNATIONAL - George Kirchoff, vice president and managing director of European Operations, has received the Automotive Occupant Restraints Council's annual Pathfinder Award for outstanding contributions to automotive safety. He has worked more than 22 years on developing, refining and marketing airbags.
The Automotive Occupant Restraints Council represents manufacturers and suppliers of motor vehicle occupant restraint systems and automotive seating.
Morton, based in Chicago, manufactures and markets specialty chemicals and automotive inflatable restraint systems.
AMERICAN AXLE & MANUFACTURING INC. - The company has announced three personnel changes.
Bob Mathis has been given additional duties as special assistant to the president. He is the company's vice president of administration and chief administrative officer.
Michael Alexander has been appointed vice president of personnel and management information systems. He was vice president of finance and CFO.
Gary Witosky was appointed vice president of finance, treasurer and CFO. He was vice president and treasurer.
American Axle & Manufacturing, based in Detroit, supplies driveline systems and components.
GOLDMAN & ASSOCIATES - Audrey Knoth has been appointed vice president. She was executive director of public relations.
Goldman & Associates, based in Norfolk, Va., provides advertising and public relations for auto dealers and auto-related businesses throughout the United States.
WORLD OMNI FINANCIAL CORP. - The company has announced four appointments.
Frani DeJaco was named vice president and general counsel. She was an associate counsel.
Bill Turchetta has been named director of remarketing. He was director of remarketing sales and sales operations for Nissan Motor Corp. U.S.A.
Bruce Koeser was named director of human resources. He was manager of human resources at Florida Power & Light Co.
Bill Thaxton was named president of Memphis, Tenn.-based Omni Financial Services of America, a unit of World Omni Financial. He was president of ProCredit Corp., a finance company.
World Omni Financial Corp., based in Deerfield Beach, Fla., provides dealer financial products and services. It is a subsidiary of entrepreneur Jim Moran's JM Family Enterprises Inc.
JM FAMILY ENTERPRISES INC. - The company has announced four appointments.
Taylor Ward was named vice president and general counsel for Southeast Toyota Distributors, a JM Family Enterprise business. He was, and will continue to serve as, senior counsel to JM Family Enterprises.
Bruce Davis has been named director of associate relations and staffing. He was manager of distribution performance for Florida Power & Light Co.
Dianne Hankerson was named director of human resources learning and development. She was a director of human resource development for Blue Cross/Blue Shield of Florida.
Jeff Hayman was named deputy general counsel. He was an associate counsel.
JM Family Enterprises, based in Deerfield Beach, Fla., is owned by entrepreneur Jim Moran. The company provides vehicle distribution and processing, finance and warranty services.