GENERAL MOTORS ALLISON TRANSMISSION DIVISION - Sabrina Groshek to director of purchasing. She was a purchasing agent and commodity manager for valve and related components at GM Powertrain headquarters.
Allison Trans-mission, of Indianapolis, manufactures medium- and heavy-duty automatic transmissions for trucks, buses, off-road and military equipment.
UGN INC. - Peter Anthony to vice president of sales and marketing. He was sales and marketing manager.
UGN, of Chicago, supplies acoustic interior trim products for the North American transplant automobile industry.
C.R. LAURENCE CO. INC. - Paul Lalewicz to r&d director of the new Research and Development Center in Howell, Mich. He owned Amazing Glazing, which recently was acquired by C.R. Laurence.
Charlene Kull to corporate communications director. She was public relations manager for Amazing Gla-zing.
C.R. Laurence, of Howell, Mich., supplies sunroofs, van and RV windows and electrically powered rear windows.
SAE - Wenqi Shen, 36, to chairperson of the Human Factors Committee. The group reviews human factor issues concerning vehicle seating comfort, driving, interior harmony, occupant vision and vehicle lighting. Shen is a senior human factors engineer for Delphi Automotive Systems Corp.
SAE is based in Warrendale, Pa.
HOUSEHOLD AUTOMOTIVE FINANCE CORP. - Rocco Fabiano to group managing director of retail finance for Household International, the parent company of Household Automotive Finance. He was managing director and CEO of Household Automotive Finance.
Rellen Stewart to managing director and CEO of Household Automotive Finance. He was COO.
Household Automotive Finance, of San Diego, provides subprime auto financing.