DEERFIELD BEACH, Fla. — JM Service Center LLC, a subsidiary of diversified automotive company JM Family Enterprises Inc., has announced the promotion of Eduardo Rivera to vice president, JM&A Group Project Management Office.

In his new role, Rivera will oversee JM&A's Information Technology system development and support, along with providing strategic IT direction. He most recently served as assistant vice president at JM&A PMO and assistant vice president at JMsolutions PMO, another JM Family company. Prior to that, Rivera held positions as director of product development for JMsolutions and project director for the JM&A PMO.

Rivera has 23 years of progressive information technology experience primarily in operations and programming. Prior to joining JM Family, he was director of merchandising systems for Blockbuster, vice president of application development for AutoNation and vice president/CIO for Mars Music.

Rivera graduated from the University of Maryland in College Park, Md, with a Bachelor of Science degree in computer science. He resides in Pembroke Pines, Fla., with his wife Ana and their four children.