MITSUBISHI MOTORS AMERICA INC. - Ed Bulthuis to senior vice president of operations and Keith Lawrence to senior vice president of procurement and supply.
Bulthuis joined Mitsubishi in 1999 as vice president of manufacturing.
Lawrence joined Mitsubishi in 1999 as vice president of procurement and supply.
SAAB CARS USA INC. - Kjell ac Bergstrom to vice president of product engineering for the new Fiat-GM Powertrain joint venture, based in Turin, Italy. He was vice president of powertrain for Saab Automobile.
SYNAPZ - Harry Lockhart to vice president of sales. He was area director for Web-based communications solutions provider Eloquent Inc., in San Mateo, Calif.
Synapz of Northville, Mich., is an e-commerce solutions provider that offers a range of Web-based products, including Eclipz, a technology that enables automotive suppliers to extend and manage the flow of data between more than 30,000 supplier companies.
Synapz is a venture of software developer Future Three Inc. in Northville.
FRED JONES COS. INC. - Al Dearmon to CEO of Fred Jones Enterprises. He was chief executive of the Fred Jones Auto Collection in Oklahoma City and the Ford Retail Network in Tulsa, Okla.
Former CEO Thomas King, who has been in executive positions since 1993, retired.
Fred Jones Cos. is a diversified automotive services company in Oklahoma City.
AUTODAQ CORP. - Dave Reduzzi to vice president of dealer sales. He was president and general manager of the JM&A Group, a unit of JM Family Enterprises Inc., Deerfield Beach, Fla.
Autodaq of Menlo Park, Calif., is an automotive remarketing company that provides services to aid business-to-business trade of used cars on the Internet.
NATIONAL ACTION COUNCIL FOR MINORITIES IN ENGINEERING - Daniel Juliette to the board. He is director of engineering for General Motors' Metal Fabricating Division.
The National Action Council for Minorities in Engineering, of New York, promotes efforts to increase representation of African American, American Indian and Latino men and women in engineering.
CSX TRANSPORTATION INC. - Andrew Strok to vice president of the Automotive Service Group. He was managing director of the Automotive Service Group in Detroit.
CSX Transportation, a unit of CSX Corp. of Richmond, Va., provides rail transportation and distribution services.
O'REILLY AUTOMOTIVE INC. - Paul Lederer to the board. He was an O'Reilly director from April 1993 to July 1997. He also was executive vice president of worldwide aftermarket for Federal-Mogul Corp., until his retirement in October 1998.
O'Reilly Automotive of Springfield, Mo., is a specialty retailer of automotive aftermarket parts, tools, supplies, equipment and accessories.
T&O GROUP - Monte Zator to executive vice president and account director. He will help develop the company's automotive and technology sectors. He was vice president of marketing for Autobytel.com.
The T&O Group, a unit of WorldWide Partners Inc., is a marketing and communications agency in Irvine, Calif.