CHEVROLET - Edward Schoener to Avalanche brand manager. He was brand manager for future truck products.
John Cafaro to executive chief designer of Chevrolet trucks at the General Motors Design Center at the GM North America Technical Centers in Warren, Mich. He was vehicle chief de- signer for Chev- rolet trucks, with primary responsibility for the Ava-lanche.
QUALITOR INC. - Mark Breedlove to president and COO. He was president of the global Friction Materials unit of AlliedSignal Inc. of Troy, Mich.
Qualitor is an automotive and truck component supplier in Southfield, Mich. Products include aftermarket hydraulic parts, pneumatic distribution components for the original equipment trailer industry, fuel and emission controls and wiper blades.
COLLINS & AIKMAN CORP. - Kevin Kirby to vice president of information technology for Automotive Interior Systems-Europe of Wiesbaden, Germany. He was vice president of information technology for Collins & Aikman Automotive Plastics, North America.
Collins & Aikman of Charlotte, N.C., supplies automotive fabric, interior trim and convertible top systems.
OLD WORLD INDUSTRIES INC. - Lawrence Spinicelli to president of the newly created Ethylene Oxide and Derivatives Division. He was senior vice president of Fine Chemicals for Clariant Corp.
Old World Industries of Northbrook, Ill., supplies automotive parts and chemical products such as antifreeze, spark plugs, ignition wire sets and bedliner kits.
OXFORD AUTOMOTIVE INC. - Mark Dye to director of quality improvement. He was a supplier quality engineer for the General Motors Truck Group in Pontiac, Mich.
Oxford Automotive of Troy, Mich., supplies engineered me-tal components, assemblies and modules used by automotive original equipment manufacturers.
DELPHI AUTOMOTIVE SYSTEMS CORP. - The Energy & Chassis Division has made the following appointments:
Robert Remenar to executive director of business line operations for Delphi Energy & Chassis Systems. He was director of worldwide finance for the unit.
Joseph Gumina to director of worldwide finance for Delphi Energy & Chassis Systems. He was finance director for Delphi Chassis Systems before its integration with Delphi Energy & Engine Management Systems.
Delphi Automotive Systems is an automotive components and systems supplier in Troy, Mich.
AUTOMOTIVE CONSULTING SERVICES INC. - David Smith to president. He was a corporate vice president for parent entity Fred Jones Cos. He also was a senior consultant with the Nickelsen Group (now Reynolds & Reynolds Consulting).
Automotive Consulting Services is a newly formed unit of Fred Jones Cos. of Oklahoma City. It provides training services to automobile dealerships and manufacturers.
INTERNET OPERATIONS CENTER INC. - Eric Head, 31, to automotive program manager. He was marketing and senior territory manager in Detroit for the Brady Corp.
Internet Operations Center of Southfield, Mich., provides Internet application services.
CAMBRIDGE TECHNOLOGY PARTNERS INC. - John Rothman to digital business strategist. He was business process planning manager for Subaru of America Inc.
Cambridge Technology Partners is an e-business consulting firm and solutions integrator in Cambridge, Mass.
CEDAR GROUP US INC. - Joseph Poznick to fleet specialist. He was manager of aviation and fleet services for Compaq Computer Corp.
Cedar Group US of Haverhill, Mass., provides financial and business applications management services to the automotive industry.
CARSDIRECT.COM - Kevin Gaskell to CEO, Europe. He was managing director of BMW Great Britain Ltd.
CarsDirect.com is an online vehicle-buying service with headquarters in Los Angeles.