CHICAGO — Resource Automotive, a unit of The Warranty Group, promoted Kevin Hayes to Western Division vice president, and Bart Potenzo to regional vice president of the newly combined Mountain and Pacific Northwest regions.

In his new role, Hayes will have oversight of the Western Division. Since 1982, he has served in all field positions, including specialist, district manager, area manager and regional vice president, in addition to his most recent role as business development manager for Resource Automotive. He brings to the position over 20 years of Resource tenure and experience.

Potenzo’s experience includes over 18 years at the company with previous positions in the training division, business development, division vice president and as regional vice president. He will have oversight of the newly created Mountain and Pacific Northwest Regions.