DAIMLERCHRYSLER - Thomas McAlear to DaimlerChrysler vice president and vice president of Chrysler Brands - Financial for Chrysler Financial Co. LLC. He was vice president and general manager for Chrysler Financial Co.'s Eastern region.
SUBARU OF AMERICA INC. - Bill Cyphers to vice president of field operations. He was regional vice president of the mid-America region and interim regional vice president for the Southeast region.
Rick Blanken to regional vice president of the mid-America region. He was regional sales manager there.
PACCAR INC. - Harold Wagner to the board of directors, effective April 27. He is chairman and CEO of Air Products and Chemicals Inc., an Allentown, Pa.-based supplier of industrial gases, chemicals and related industrial equipment. Wagner will replace John Pitts, who retired.
Paccar, of Bellevue, Wash., manufactures light-, medium- and heavy-duty trucks.
EATON CORP. - Mary Puma to vice president of Semiconductor Equipment Operations. She was vice president and general manager of the Implant Systems Division of Eaton's semiconductor business. She succeeds Peter Younger, who will remain a senior adviser to Eaton.
Eaton, of Cleveland, supplies electrical power distribution and control equipment, truck drivetrain systems, engine components and hydraulic products.
DELCO REMY INTERNATIONAL INC. - Vincent deRooij to engineering manager for Europe. He was a senior systems engineer for the Indianapolis Customer Solution Centre USA for Delphi Automotive Systems.
Tania Wingfield to corporate director of alternator manufacturing operations for Delco Remy America Inc. She was director of materials operations for Delco Remy's Anderson, Ind., area plant.
Delco Remy International, of Anderson, Ind., supplies electrical, powertrain/drivetrain and related components for automobiles and light-, medium- and heavy-duty trucks.
OXFORD AUTOMOTIVE INC. - Aurelian Bukatko to senior vice president and CFO. He was corporate treasurer of Hayes Lemmerz International Inc.
Jean-Francois Constant to president of Oxford Automotive Inc. France. He was director general of the Cofimeta Group, of Paris, which Oxford Automotive acquired in February.
Oxford Automotive, of Troy, Mich., supplies engineered metal components, assemblies and modules.
MOTION INDUSTRIES INC. -Tom Robertshaw to vice president of the newly created Industrial Group Business Development office. He was vice president and general manager of the Southwest Division.
Motion Industries supplies bearings, hose products, and mechanical, electrical and fluid power transmission equipment. It is a unit of Genuine Parts Co.
INTERMET CORP. - Ronald Ryninger Jr. to corporate controller. He was manager of cost and budgets.
Intermet, of Troy, Mich., supplies precision iron and aluminum cast components for automotive manufacturers.
NSK CORP. - John Massie to senior marketing manager of the Aftermarket and Associated Business Unit. He was manager of marketing and development for the unit.
NSK Corp., of Ann Arbor, Mich., supplies anti-friction bearings and related precision products to the automotive industry.
D'ARCY MASIUS BENTON & BOWLES INC. PUBLIC RELATIONS - Raymond Serafin to vice president of editorial services. He was director of editorial services. He will oversee the Editorial Services Group, which produces communications for clients such as General Motors, General Motors Acceptance Corp. and Dow Automotive.
Rebecca Clout to senior account executive, responsible for GM North American Operations marketing, advertising and brand publicity activities. She was account executive.
D'Arcy Masius Benton & Bowles, of Troy, Mich., is a member of the MacManus Group, an advertising and communications company based in New York.
MORPACE INTERNATIONAL INC. - Keith Woods to senior vice president and a member of the executive committee. He was a vice president.
Morpace International is a market research and consulting firm based in Farmington Hills, Mich.
AUTOBYTEL.COM INC. - Girina Dong to vice president of Customer Service WOW (Win or Win), the company's customer service department. She was director of quality assurance and product integration.
Autobytel.com, of Irvine, Calif., is an Internet-based vehicle-purchasing program.