COOPER-STANDARD AUTOMOTIVE -- Jiri Gajdosik, 49, to manager of the fluid systems plant in Zdar, Czech Republic. He was manager at the Delphi Packard Electric plant in Lipa, Czech Republic.
Robert Huey, 49, to plant manager of the Bowling Green, Ohio, sealing systems plant. He was general manager for Plastech Engineered Products Inc.'s western region.
Bruce Meyer, 47, to plant manager of the sealing systems plant in Maestag, Wales. He was manager of the sealing systems plant in Bowling Green.
Cooper-Standard, of Novi, Mich., supplies sealing, fluid and noise, vibration and harshness control systems.
DANA CORP. -- Nick Stanage, 46, to vice president and general manager of the commercial vehicle group. He was vice president and general manager of engine systems and accessories for Honeywell Inc.
Dana, of Toledo, Ohio, supplies axle, driveshaft, engine, frame, chassis and transmission technologies.
LEAR CORP. -- CFO David Wajsgras, 45, to executive vice president. He will continue as CFO.
Ray Scott, 40, to senior vice president of Lear and president of the North American customer group.
Lou Salvatore, 49, to senior vice president of Lear and president of the global Asian customer group.
Joe Zimmer, 47, to senior vice president of Lear and president of the global seating systems product group. He will keep his responsibilities for Lear's European activities.
Miguel Herrera-Lasso, 47, to senior vice president of Lear and president of the electrical and electronics systems product group.
Jim Brackenbury, 47, to senior vice president of Lear and president of the Mexican/Central American regional group.
Lear, of Southfield, Mich., supplies interiors, seats, instrument and door trim panels, overhead, flooring and acoustic systems, and electronic and electrical distribution systems.
TIMKEN CO. -- Donna Demerling to senior vice president of quality and Lean Six Sigma. She was senior vice president of supply chain.
Michael Hill to senior vice president of supply chain management. He was vice president of manufacturing for the industrial group.
Timken, of Canton, Ohio, supplies bearings, hub units steering and engine products.
TOWER AUTOMOTIVE INC. -- David DiRita, 41, to senior vice president and general counsel.
DiRita is filling a new position for the parts maker, which previously used outside counsel.
DiRita was deputy general counsel for Visteon Corp.
Tower Automotive, of Novi, Mich., supplies structural components, assemblies and suspension modules.
UNITED STATES STEEL CORP. -- Peter Alvarado to vice president and general manager of automotive business. He was director of sales for the company's business with import automakers.
He replaces Sharon Kelley, who was named plant manager at the company's finishing plant in Portage, Ind.
U.S. Steel, of Pittsburgh, supplies steel products.