DESIGN FORUM -- Jerry Reich to senior vice president of automotive from CEO of JR Consulting and Associates in Fort Lauderdale, Fla.
Design Forum, of Dayton, Ohio, is a consulting firm.
LANELOGIC -- Tim Zierden to vice president of trading operations from regional vice president of CarMax Inc. Lanelogic, of Dallas, is a used-vehicle buying agent for dealers.
NISSAN NORTH AMERICA INC. John French to vice president for global sales and finance from vice president for certified pre-owned and financial products at Nissan Motor Acceptance Corp.
Mike McConnell, regional vice president of Nissan's mid-Atlantic region, will succeed French. Both changes take effect May 1. The following changes took effect April 1.
Tatsutoshi Inutake to vice president for vehicle production engineering and manufacturing engineering from senior director of engineering at Nissan's Canton, Miss., assembly plant. He replaces Shohei Kimura, who returns to Japan as vice president and manager of Nissan Motor Co.'s Oppama assembly plant.
Mark Swenson, vice president for manufacturing engineering at Nissan's Smyrna, Tenn., assembly plant, will take on the extra responsibilities of vice president for simultaneous engineering.
Tokuji Muramatsu to vice president for product quality from general manager for vehicle quality assurance engineering in Japan. He replaces Doug Betts, who recently was named senior vice president for total customer satisfaction.
SOUTHEAST TOYOTA FINANCE - Mike Tiufekchiev to vice president of sales from assistant vice president of sales. Southeast Toyota Finance, of Deerfield Beach, Fla., is a division of World Omni Financial Corp.