Phil Grudzinski is the new CEO of the American Teleservices Association, Indianapolis.
He succeeds Tim Searcy, who left in January to become CEO of ACCENT Marketing Services, Jeffersonville IN. Robert Kobek served as interim president.
Grudzinski has served as ATA chairman for four years. He previously had senior roles at American Express, General Electric and the former Sears, Roebuck & Co., among others. Vice chairman Mark Boehmer will take on chairman duties in the interim. Details: www.ataconnect.org.