– Auto Driveaway has appointed Rodney Ruth general manager and director of company operations. Among his responsibilities will be overseeing customer service quality throughout the 45-office network in addition to market and business expansion. He will also be involved in the development and implementation of major transportation contracts. Ruth also plans to be involved in Auto Driveaway’s new online order and tracking program, AD Direct.Previously, Ruth held management positions with Southwest Management Company as vice president of operations and with Nandorf, Inc. as general manager of its Cleveland operation.Ruth had enjoyed a brief stint playing professional basketball in Europe. He is a graduate of Michigan Technological University and received his Masters Degree from Georgia State University.