Two executives, both with former career ties to AutoNation Inc., are rising at JM Family Enterprises in Deerfield Beach, FL.

Scott Barrett, promoted to executive vp and chief information officer, will oversee the firm's information technology systems and strategies. He joined the company last year.

Brent Burns, who joined JM in 2000, is promoted to executive vp of JM and president of its World Omni Financial Corp.