The Direct Marketing Association has announced the 2006-07 Special Interest Council chair and vice chair appointments.
Special interest councils are communities within the DMA membership that identify and serve the needs of professionals in specific direct marketing segments and media channels. The councils are designed to offer opportunities for learning the latest trends and best practices, discussing common interests and challenges, and networking among peers.
The following is a list of DMA 2006 chair and vice chair appointments:
DMA Analytics Council
Chair: Devyani Sadh, CEO/founder, Data Square LLC
Vice Chair: Brad Rukstales, president, CAC Group Inc.
DMA Broadcast Council
Co-Chair: Danette Dickerman, director of media, Nautilus Inc.
Co-Chair: Joan Renfrow, president, Onyx Productions Inc.
DMA Business-to-Business Council
Chair: David Gaudreau, vice president of business-to-business brokerage, Direct Media Inc.
Vice Chair: Rich Simms, development manager, DialAmerica Marketing
DMA Catalog & Multichannel Marketing Council
Co-Chair: George Mollo, president, GJM Associates Inc.
Co-Chair: Michael I. Grant, managing director, Winterberry Group LLC
DMA Circulation Council
Co-Chair: Lori Magill-Cook, senior vice president, ALC
Co-Chair: Kimberly Shay, circulation director and director of agency, partnership marketing and ABC Compliance, Rodale
DMA E-Mail Marketing Council
Chair: Michael Della Penna, chief marketing officer, Epsilon
Vice Chair: Stephanie Miller, vice president of strategic services,
Return Path Inc.
DMA Customer Relationship Management Council
Chair: Bart Foreman, president, Group 3 Marketing
Vice Chair: Dave Rinaldi, strategic and analytic consultant
DMA Direct Marketing Agency Council
Chair: Edward Lisi, president, Prescients
Vice Chair: Carolyn Goodman, president/managing partner, Goodman
DMA Directo: Council for Hispanic Marketing
Chair: Peter Tardiff, director of U.S. Hispanic market, Time Life
Vice Chair: Dan Gonzalez, president, Daniel Gonzalez & Associates
DMA Financial Services Council
Chair: James Brett, head of e-business development group, Prudential
Vice Chair: Vipin Mayar, executive vice president of North
America/general manager data and analytics, MRM Partners New York
DMA Insert Media Council
Co-Chair: Jim Zuckermandel, president/CEO, Zed Marketing
Co-Chair: Robert Stanton, vice president of business development, Stanton
Direct Marketing Inc.
DMA International Council
Co-Chair: Gary Dolderer, sales and business development, Global-Z
Co-Chair: Merry Law, president, WorldVu LLC
DMA List & Database Council
Chair: Stefanie Pont, managing partner, Pont Media Direct
Co-Vice Chair: Karen Isenberg, senior marketing services director,
ClientLogic Specialists Marketing Services
Co-Vice Chair: Lynn Wunderman, I-Behavior
DMA Marketing Technology Council
Chair: Bruce Biegel, senior managing director, Winterberry Group LLC
DMA Pharmaceutical Marketing Council
Chair: Dominique Hurley, vice president/general manager, Optas
DMA Retail Marketing Council
Chair: Pierre Charchaflian, vice president of strategic consulting,
DMA Search Engine Marketing Council
Chair: Heather Lloyd-Martin, president/CEO, SuccessWorks
DMA Teleservices Council
Chair: Benjamin Harris, corporate operations manager, Answernet
Vice Chair: Angela Morris, vice president, Hamilton Contact Center
DMA Travel & Hospitality Council
Co-Chair: Mike Fitzpatrick, vice president of client services, Cohorts
Co-Chair: David Norton, senior vice president of relationship marketing,