Friday, April 20, 2007
  • Toyota Makes Management Changes

    Bob Carter, group VP/GM of Toyota's Lexus division, will become group VP/GM of the Toyota division, filling the position held by Jim Lentz before his promotion to EVP of TMS last year. Carter will be responsible for all sales, marketing and customer satisfaction activities for the Toyota division and Scion. He continues to report to Don Esmond, SVP/automotive operations. Carter, who joined Toyota in 1981, has worked in many regional positions prior to helming Lexus. He was GM of Toyota's Denver region and GM of Lexus' Eastern area. Jim Farley, group VP/marketing, is appointed group VP/GM, Lexus division, replacing Carter. ... ...Read the whole story

  • Dial, 'Iron Man' In Web Site Content Deal

    Dial's new multi-media site,, has inked a deal with Iron Man, a magazine for bodybuilders. The site, home of RGX Bodyspray from Right Guard, will include exclusive content from Iron Man in the fitness section. RGX Life features continuously updated articles and videos, per the company.--Karl Greenberg ...Read the whole story