BOSAL USA INC. - Daniel Brown to national sales manager for the after-market and per formance product lines. He was product manager.
Bosal USA, of Whippany, N.J., supplies exhaust systems and catalytic converters.
TELEFLEX INC. AUTOMOTIVE GROUP - Paul Rutter to director of sales and engineering for the General Motors Business Unit. He was manager of the Asian Business Unit.
Teleflex Automotive Group, of Troy, Mich., supplies cable controls, pedal systems, electronic throttle controls and shifter control systems.
ASHLAND CHEMICAL CO. - Michael Rademacher to vice president and general manager of the Industrial Chemicals & Solvents Division. He was vice president of Ashland Chemical's Distribution Services Organization.
Rademacher replaces Walter Tarpley, who retired.
Ashland Chemical, of Dublin, Ohio, supplies chemicals, solvents and raw materials used in paint manufacturing, plastics compounding, electronics and oil and gas production.
CLARION CORP. OF AMERICA - Michael Walczak to senior vice president of original equipment manufacturing and precision device operations. He was an executive vice president for M. Gottlieb Associates, where he represented eletronic parts and equipment manufacturers to the automotive industry.
Clarion Corp. of America is a car audio and electronics supplier based in Gardena, Calif.
AP AUTOMOTIVE SYSTEMS INC. - Terry Bernander to president and CEO. He was president and COO.
AP Automotive Systems is an integrated exhaust systems supplier in Toledo, Ohio.
HARVARD INDUSTRIES INC. - Donald Hilty to the board of directors. Hilty, a consultant, served as chief economist for Chrysler Corp. from 1980-94.
Harvard Industries supplies sealing systems, various polymer products, high-strength steel assemblies and high-strength aluminum, magnesium and iron products to the automotive industry. It is based in Lebanon, N.J.
SNAP-ON INC. - E. James Lane Jr. to vice president and general manager of the newly formed OEM Group. He was vice president and general manager of Snap-on Diagnostics.
Snap-on, of Kenosha, Wis., supplies hand and power tools, diagnostic hardware and software and tool storage units.
HENKEL SURFACE TECHNOLOGIES - Margaret Jacobs to vice president of total quality. She was director of quality.
Henkel Surface Technologies, of Madison Heights, Mich., supplies surface treatment technology and services to the auto industry.
Henkel is a division of Henkel Co., of Gulph Mills, Pa.
BERGEN CABLE TECHNOLOGY INC. - Joel Hansen to COO. He was general manager and president of the M.A. Hanna Color Division of M.A. Hanna Co.
Bergen Cable Technology, of Lodi, N.J., supplies mechanical cable assemblies used in brake, door, and park, neutral and drive applications.
AUTOBYTEL.COM INC. - Tim Walker to director of Pre-Owned CyberStone and dealer extranet Dealer Real Time. He was director of market representation.
Autobytel.com, of Irvine, Calif., is an Internet-based purchasing program for new and certified pre-owned vehicles and related consumer services.