ADESA, Inc., North America’s largest publicly traded provider of wholesale vehicle auctions and used vehicle dealer floorplan financing, today announced that Sam Tarnaski has been named Vice President of Operations for AFC’s Eastern Region. “Tarnaski’s experience and background will be a real asset for AFC in this key leadership role,” said Jeff Widholm, Chief Operating Officer for AFC. “I look forward to working with him to ensure that we’re always providing the highest level of customer service and looking for new ways to better serve our customers.” Tarnaski started his AFC career as the AFC Cleveland Branch Manager in 2000. In 2003, he was promoted to Regional Manager covering branches in Ohio, Pennsylvania, New York, New Jersey, Maryland and West Virginia. Prior to his AFC career, Sam was with National Auto Credit for four years serving in various operational capacities. In his new role, Sam will continue to maintain his office at the AFC Cleveland branch.