Former Automotive News reporter Keith "K.C." Crain Jr. has been named advertising director of AutoWeek, a Detroit national consumer publication for auto enthusiasts.
Crain, 26, joined AutoWeek as an account executive last July. He previously had worked at Automotive News and in Crain Communications Inc.'s new-media department since graduating from Denison University in Ohio.
AutoWeek has 275,000 subscribers. The weekly publication covers motorsports, new vehicles and automotive trends.
AutoWeek and Automotive News are published by Crain Communications Inc., of Detroit.