ILLINOIS TOOL WORKS INC. - The Shakeproof/Anchor/ Medalist Division has made several appointments. They include:
Paula Tognetti to sales engineer for the General Motors truck business. She was an engineering consultant for Design Systems Inc., of Farmington Hills, Mich.
Mike Cubitt to sales engineer for the Ford truck business. He was an engineer for DaimlerChrysler.
Leslie Shaw to sales engineer for the Ford passenger vehicle business. She was an engineer for DaimlerChrysler.
Jim Dara to sales manager for the GM business. He was a sales engineer for Progressive Stamping Co., of Royal Oak, Mich.
Illinois Tool Works, of Chicago, supplies fasteners, components, assemblies and systems. The ITW Shakeproof/Anchor/Medalist Division, of Troy, Mich., is part of the ITW Global Automotive Group.
ORBSEAL LLC - Gary Karas to vice president. He also directs the activities of the Sales and Technical Operations Center in Plymouth, Mich. Karas was business development manager.
Orbseal, of Richmond, Mo., supplies automotive sealants and adhesives.
AMERICAN AXLE & MANUFACTURING HOLDINGS INC. - Thomas Walker to the board of directors. He was president of Amcast Automotive from 1995 until this year.
Walker also has held leadership positions at ITT Automotive, Allied-Signal Automotive Catalyst Co., Volkswagen of America and General Motors.
American Axle & Manufacturing, of Detroit, supplies automotive driveline and chassis systems and forged products.
THE DESIGNORY INC./PINK-HAUS - Janet Thompson to president and CEO. She was vice president of the Interactive Golf Division of Callaway Golf Co., Carlsbad, Calif. Before that, Thompson worked for the former Chrysler Corp., Toyota Motor Sales USA Inc. and Mazda Motor Corp.
Jeffrey Schur to senior vice president and executive account director. He was a found- ing partner of advertising agency Doig Elliott Schur, New York.
Paul Hosea to senior vice presi- dent and executive account director. He was senior director for the George P. Johnson Co., Torrance, Calif.
The Designory/Pinkhaus is a marketing communications firm in Long Beach, Calif.
Its clients include Mercedes-Benz and Nissan. It is a unit of Omnicom Group Inc., of New York.
J.R. THOMPSON CO. - Kirsten Gardner to client service executive responsible for program planning and imple-mentation for the Mopar Accessories and Mopar Competitive Parts accounts. She was a client service administrator for Mopar.
J.R. Thompson, in Farmington Hills, Mich., is a creative communications and marketing firm.
FLAGSHIP CREDIT CORP. - Diana Moy Kelly to treasurer. She was assistant treasurer for PECO Energy Co., Philadelphia.
Flagship Credit, of Philadelphia, provides automotive financing for the nonprime consumer market.
YOUNG & RUBICAM GROUP DETROIT - Cristopher Cirino to vice president and director of database marketing. He was a principal consultant for PricewaterhouseCoopers.
Dante Bell to data warehouse architect. He was the principal consultant and enterprise architect for Informix Software Inc.
Parth Srinivasa to senior analyst. He was an analyst.
Young & Rubicam Inc. is a global marketing and communications firm based in New York. The Detroit Group's clients include Ford Motor Co., Ford Motor Credit Co., Visteon Automotive Systems and DuPont Automotive and Engineered Polymers.
MANHEIM AUCTIONS INC. - Hal Logan to senior vice president of marketing. He was a principal for consulting company Third Set Partners of Oakland, Calif.
Diane Barton to director of marketing communications. She was manager of corporate communications.
Manheim Auctions, of Atlanta, operates wholesale automobile auctions in North America, the United Kingdom and France.