TI GROUP AUTOMOTIVE SYSTEMS - Tim Guerriero to vice president of legal affairs. He was legal counsel for Dana Corp.
TI Group Automotive Systems of Warren, Mich., supplies fluid handling systems, including brake, fuel, powertrain and refrigeration systems. It is a unit of TI Group PLC of the United Kingdom.
VARI-FORM - Mike Van Drunen to program manager, a newly created position. He was information technology manager.
Vari-Form supplies hydroformed parts, including IP beams, engine cradles and radiator closures. It is a unit of TI Group Automotive Systems of Warren, Mich.
SIEMENS AUTOMOTIVE CORP - Vernon Gil-lespie to vice president and account exe-cutive. He will be responsible for Tier 1 customers worldwide, North American die-sel systems sales and world-wide aftermarket business. He was general manager of Siemens Automotive China.
Siemens Automotive of Auburn Hills, Mich., supplies electrical-electronic systems and components.
TEXTRON INC. - Jack Sights, 52, to chairman, president and CEO of the Textron Fastening Systems group.
He also becomes a member of Textron's Executive Leadership Team. He was president of Guardian Industries Corp.'s Automotive Products Group.
Textron Fastening Systems Group is a unit of Textron of Providence, R.I.
MILL STEEL CO. - Ken Brown to senior vice president of operations, a newly created position. He was interim vice president of operations.
Ben Bradshaw to vice president of purchasing. He was director of purchasing.
Mill Steel of Grand Rapids, Mich., supplies finished, flat-rolled steel products to the automotive industry.
FCI AUTOMOTIVE - Milton Callender to account manager. He was a sales engineer for AFL Automotive of Allen Park, Mich.
FCI Automotive of Livonia, Mich., supplies electronic and electrical interconnection systems.
TROY TOOLING INC. - Steve Reed to sales engineer. He was a regional manager for PSI Alliance Inc. of Minneapolis.
Troy Tooling of Rochester Hills, Mich., provides plastic part tooling, fixturing and gauging services for the automotive industry.
GKN SINTER METALS - Gregory Landis to manager of the Gallipolis, Ohio, plant. He was a consultant for Mallory Controls-Emerson Electric in Frankfort, Ind.
Richard Carmichael, 41, to group engineering manager. He was engineering manager for GKN Sinter Metals-Zeeland.
Jerry Johnson, 49, to group quality manager for the Zeeland/Owosso, Mich., plants. He was quality manager for the Zeeland plant.
Dechane Yussef-White to customer service representative for the filters production line in Richton Park, Ill. She was an administrative manager and computer specialist for Capital One Financial Investment of Olympia Fields, Ill.
GKN Sinter Metals produces powder metal components for automotive transmissions, engines, bodies and chassis. It is a unit of GKN PLC of the United Kingdom.
YOUNG & RUBICAM GROUP DETROIT - Christopher 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.
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.
THRIFTY RENT-A-CAR SYSTEM INC. - Fred Chesebro to staff vice president of fleet leasing. He was executive director of fleet programs and operations.
Thrifty Rent-A-Car System Inc. of Tulsa, Okla., is a unit of Thrifty Inc.
VALEO - Edward Planchon to senior group vice president for marketing and international affairs. He remains group vice president for North America.
Valeo of Auburn Hills, Mich., supplies automotive components, systems and modules. It is a unit of Valeo SA of France.