DMA CEO Kimmel Steps Down: Woolley Named Interim CEO
Lawrence M. Kimmel has stepped down as CEO of the Direct Marketing Association, effective immediately. Kimmel, who has led the trade association since August 2010, was given a three-year contract at the time of his hire. Kimmel will take on the title of president emeritus of the DMA and will serve in a senior advisory capacity. Linda A. Woolley, the DMA's executive vice president of Washington operations, will serve as interim CEO while the organization considers its leadership options.