ATLANTA – Manheim has named Jay Cadigan to the position of vice president of operations for the Florida region, where he will oversee day-to-day operations of Manheim’s 11 auctions in the state.

Cadigan, who moves into his new position after serving as vice president of operations/General Motors since 2004, will report to Jamie Porter, executive vice president of operations.

Prior to serving as vice president of Manheim’s operations in support of General Motors, Cadigan held the position of general manager of Skyline Auto Auction in Fairfield, N.J., and Skyline Port Newark Facility in Linden, N.J., since March 1993. He also served as assistant general manager of Golden Gate Auto Auction in Fremont, Calif., for four years. Cadigan also has 14 years of remarketing experience with leasing companies, including U.S. Fleet Leasing, Avis Car Leasing, and Hertz.