DMA Names Sherman Chairman
Sherman is vice chairman of the DMA board. He replaces Charles D. Morgan, company leader, Acxiom Corp.
The board also announced that Gordon R. Cooke, president/CEO of the J. Jill Group Inc. will serve as the vice chairman.
Their terms of office began this week after the DMA's 84th Annual Conference & Exhibition in Chicago.
The board also elected G.M. O'Connell, chairman of Modem Media, treasurer and Jan Brandt, vice chairman/chief marketing officer of AOL Time Warner, secretary.
Seven new members will serve on the board for three-year terms:
-- Christopher J. Cleghorn, executive vice president of direct and interactive marketing of Easter Seals.
-- Patrick J. Connolly, executive vice president/chief marketing officer of Williams-Sonoma Inc.
-- Arthur W. Conway, president of DialAmerica Marketing Inc.
-- Steven J. Freiberg, president/CEO of North America Citi/Cards, Citigroup.
-- George D. Ittner, president/CEO, Newport News Inc.
-- Jere Brooks King, vice president of worldwide marketing communications at Cisco Systems Inc.
-- Stephen M. Lacey, president of the publishing group, Meredith Corp.