TEXTRON AUTOMOTIVE CO. - Kirk Aubry, 38, to executive vice president of marketing, communications and e-business. He was president of TRIO Communications.
Textron Automotive of Troy, Mich., supplies instrument panels, cockpit modules, exterior and interior trim, plastic fuel tanks and automotive systems and components.
LEAR CORP. - Frank Sovis to president of the Manufacturing Operations Division. He was vice president of operations for that division.
Jim Comer to president of North American Joint Venture Operations. He was vice president of manufacturing.
Lear is an automotive interiors supplier in Southfield, Mich.
3M AUTOMOTIVE SYSTEMS GROUP - Frank Loftus to business director for the 3M Automotive Innovation Center in Livonia, Mich. He was DaimlerChrysler account director for the 3M Automotive Center.
The 3M Automotive Systems Group of St. Paul, Minn., supplies adhesives, polymer films, coatings and sealers to the automotive industry.
NSK CORP. - Francis Martins to vice president and general manager of the aftermarket and associated original equipment manufacturing business unit. He was vice president of sales and operations for Applied Industrial Technologies Inc.
NSK of Ann Arbor, Mich., supplies anti-friction bearings and related precision products.
HONEYWELL INC. - The Consumer Products Group has made several appointments. They include:
Brian McInerney to vice president of Autolite products worldwide. He was director of Autolite products.
Tom Tecklenburg to national sales director for all heavy-duty products. He was manager of sales development for Honeywell.
Brian Holliday to vice president of marketing for the Prestone brand. He was director of marketing for new product development.
Honeywell of Morristown, N.J., supplies turbocharging systems, truck brake systems, thermal and power systems.
The Consumer Products Group manufactures and markets FRAM oil, air, transmission and fuel filters; Prestone antifreeze/coolant and car-care products; Autolite spark plugs; and Holts car-care products.
MILACRON INC. - Marty Lakes to president of Uniloy Milacron of Manchester, Mich. He was senior vice president of operations for Manitowoc Cranes Inc.
Milacron is in Batavia, Ohio. The Uniloy Milacron unit supplies blow molding and structural foam injection systems, molds and aftermarket parts and services.
DMB&B PUBLIC RELATIONS - Leslie Rajewski to senior account executive on the Cadillac Division account. She was an account executive for the General Motors communications marketing and advertising and brand publicity accounts.
DMB&B Public Relations is the Detroit office of Manning, Selvage & Lee. It is a unit of advertising and communications enterprise the MacManus Group of New York.
BSCDIRECT INC. - Larry HarNess to president. He was regional director of sales for ADT Automotive Inc., an auto auction company.
BSCDirect of Hunt Valley, Md., provides automotive lease-end and vehicle remarketing services.
SOCIETY OF AUTOMOTIVE ENGINEERS - Russell Moy to Society of Automotive Engineers/Engineering Society Washington Fellow for 1999-2000. He is group leader of research and vehicle technology for Ford Motor Co. Moy is working on the Partnership for a New Generation of Vehicles program at the U.S. Department of Commerce.
The Society of Automotive Engineers is a scientific and educational group dedicated to the advancement of mobility technology. It is in Warrendale, Pa.