CARMEL, IN – Steve Swinford has been named as general manager of ADESA Houston. Swinford brings with him more than 20 years of experience in the automotive industry, including key roles in both the retail and wholesale sides of the business.

Swinford began his career in the automotive industry as the district manager of acquisitions and remarketing for Auto Nation. From there, he served in two different general manager roles for Texas Hobby Auto Auction and Auto Nation’s Champion Auto Auction. Prior to joining ADESA Houston, he was the used-vehicle director of Sonic Automotive Group’s Eastern division.