KAR Auction Services Names VP

Carmel-based KAR Auction Services Inc. has promoted Tim Massingale to vice president of enterprise optimization. He joined the company in 2009, where he held a variety of management positions at PAR North America, including national marketing manager, client relations manager, director of operations and most recently, vice president of compliance and ancillary services. In his new role, Massingale will join the enterprise optimization team, which is responsible for maximizing resources and increasing synergies across all of the KAR business units. Additionally, he will oversee the company's safety training programs, including the well-known Safe T. Sam series, and lead the team responsible for compliance with environmental, health and safety regulations.