MT, ARLINGTON, N.J. - Bob Graham has been appointed VP of IARA. He previously joined Automotive Resources International (ARI) in 1973 and was involved in most phases of the leasing business, including new vehicle ordering, maintenance management, and used vehicle sales. As director of vehicle remarketing, Graham was instrumental in moving ARI’s remarketing program to a Web-based environment, which led to ARIAutoDirect, ARITruckDirect, ARI Virtual Market, and other programs.

Graham is an active industry speaker and panelist, has sat on various advisory boards, and was honored as the National Association of Fleet Resale Dealers Fleet Person of the Year in 1991. He was named to the board of the International Automotive Remarketers Alliance (IARA) in 2007.