Rick Weisehan was named marketing director at Kia Motors America, Irvine, Calif., from marketing manager. He succeeds Jim Sanfilippo, VP-marketing, who told Advertising Age
in March he was officially "on vacation'' in the wake of staff cuts. Kia confirmed that, but later told Ad Age
Mr. Sanfilippo was on a leave of absence.
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