The automaker named Robert Cosmai as
Mr. Cosmai, who had been vice president of national sales, joined the automaker in fall 1998. A 30-year industry veteran, Mr. Cosmai's sales and management experience includes stints at several other automakers.
Hyundai Motor America, a division of Hyundai Motor Corp., is based in Fountain Valley, Calif.
Independent ad agency Richards Group, Dallas, won Hyundai's estimated $160 million creative account in May 2002.