Kia Motors America Inc. confirms the departure of two top officials, President and CEO Len Hunt and marketing head Ian Beavis, as part of an apparent management streamlining under new President and CEO Byung Mo Ahn. Reports of Hunt and Beavis’ departures first surfaced over the weekend at the National Automobile Dealers Assn. convention in San Francisco, where Ahn later confirmed the news to dealers in a closed-door meeting. Kia’s statement says only that Hunt and Beavis have left the ...

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