Automotive accessories manufacturer Lund International, has announced two executive appointments. Effective immediately, Jerry Hughes becomes corporate vice president, product development and quality for Lund International. Hughes joined Lund International in September 2002 as general manager of the Autotron Accessories Division in Longmont, Colorado. Previously he has held senior positions in the automotive aftermarket and original equipment industry. Scott Winner is appointed general manager of the Autotron Accessories Division. He joined Lund International in December 2001, most recently serving as plant manager. The company says these appointments demonstrate Lund International’s commitment to continuously improve the company’s leadership. Lund International designs, manufactures and markets a wide variety of appearance products for the automotive aftermarket, including window vents, visors, hood shields, running boards, bed covers, spoilers, toolboxes, cargo management and other accessories. Those products are sold under the brand names Auto Ventshade, Belmor, Deflecta-Shield, Lund, and Nifty. Headquartered in Duluth, Georgia, the company has eight locations and more than 1,000 employees.