AutoNation Inc. is promoting its lead officers.
The nation's largest auto retailer said, effective Feb. 1, Bill Berman will move up from executive vice president to president. He retains the title COO. CEO Mike Jackson remains in his present role, the company said.
"Bill is an outstanding and exceptional leader, whose proven track record and ingenuity are vital for the next phase in AutoNation's history," Jackson said in a statement.