TORRANCE, CA – Nissan Motor Acceptance has joined the International Automotive Remarketers Alliance (IARA). Jim Yates, remarketing director, Nissan Motor Acceptance Corp., joined the company in 1990 and has held senior managerial positions in sales and marketing, corporate communications, and corporate training before assuming his current position. He is responsible for the management and performance of the Nissan and Infiniti off-lease and fleet portfolio. Prior to joining Nissan he spent five years with Chrysler and 10 years with Subaru in sales and marketing. Yates holds a bachelor’s degree in marketing from the University of Miami and has attended various executive studies at Stanford University.