About Us

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About Tribune Direct

For more than two decades, Tribune Direct has provided turnkey solutions for national, regional and local advertisers. Today, we’re recognized as one of the largest and most respected direct response firms in the nation. We deliver more than 3.1 billion pieces of mail a year… deploy tens of millions of emails… build countless websites, banner ads and landing pages… and place millions of dollars in direct response media.

If you’re looking to improve your marketing ROI, talk to us today.


Our Leadership Team

Timothy Street

General Manager
Tim is a proven leader with over 30 years of experience in direct marketing, digital printing, business services, packaging, and distribution. He has a reputation for developing high performing teams, leaders, and individuals that deliver on key business initiatives, processes, and systems for improving operational performance, growing revenue, and meeting customer requirements. Well-respected leader and inspiring mentor full of drive, curiosity, compassion, energy and optimism.

Tribune Direct - Kristin Ranta - General Manager

Kristin Ranta

General Manager, Western Region
Kristin has over 25 years of experience in direct response marketing. She was an integral part of the team that launched Tribune Direct Los Angeles more than 13 years ago. Kristin’s varied direct response background has given her exposure to all areas of direct marketing including: agency services, direct mail design and production, fulfillment, data analytics, client services and logistics. She is a seasoned, collaborative leader who consistently delivers business results, works to bring out the best in her employees and secure the best results for clients. Kristin has a bachelor’s degree in Psychology from Roosevelt University in Chicago.

Tribune Direct - Kevin Keenan - General Manager

Kevin Keenan

General Manager, Southeast Region
Kevin is an 18 year veteran of Sun-Sentinel and has successfully led the Tribune Direct Southeast region for the last 12 years. Kevin has a deep background in data and has been a leader in innovating with Tribune Direct’s capabilities in direct response and marketing automation. He graduated from the University of Florida with a degree in Electrical Engineering.

Jill McDermott

Director of Sales, Central Region
Jill runs the Chicago sales team at Tribune Direct. Previously, she worked at The Sun Times as the Vice President of Local Integrated Media. Jill has a unique ability to focus on a client’s specific needs, understand their business, and create a cost effective business plan to accomplish the client’s goals and deliver the highest possible return on investment.