An executive shuffle at Toyota Motor Sales U.S.A. Inc. finds Toyota Div. General Manager Don Esmond promoted to senior vice president-automotive operations, assuming responsibility for both Toyota and Lexus. Denny Clements, the current group vice president and general manager of Lexus, will retire effective June 1. Clements will continue as a senior management advisor to Toyota and Lexus and will relinquish his day-to-day management responsibilities effective April 1, Toyota says. Jim ...

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