KeyCorp Names Donald R. Kimble Chief Financial Officer

            KeyCorp Names Donald R. Kimble Chief Financial Officer

PR Newswire

CLEVELAND, May 23, 2013

CLEVELAND, May 23, 2013 /PRNewswire/ --KeyCorp (NYSE: KEY) announced today
that Donald R. Kimble, a finance executive with more than 25 years of
experience in financial services, will join the company as its Chief Financial
Officer effective June 3, 2013.

Mr. Kimble will be responsible for Key's financial and operational strategy,
metricstied to that strategy, and the ongoing development and monitoring of
control systems designed to preserve companyassetsand report accurate
financial results. He will report to KeyCorp Chairman and Chief Executive
Officer Beth E. Mooney and will be a member of Key's Management Committee and
the Executive Council. His scope of responsibilities will include: accounting,
tax, treasury, planning and forecasting, investor relations, corporate real
estate and line of business finance.

"Don Kimble is a tremendous addition to Key's leadership team. He possesses
deep financial services experience and strong leadership skills with a proven
ability to help businesses drive growth and efficiency. Don brings a unique
perspective and a forward focus that make him an incredibly valuable addition
to the team," said Mooney.

During his nine year career at Huntington Bancshares Incorporated, Mr. Kimble
served as Chief Financial Officer responsible for treasury, accounting, tax,
financial planning and analysis, business segment financial support, investor
relations and mergers and acquisitions.

Prior to joining Huntington, Mr. Kimble was the executive vice president of
finance and controller for AmSouth Bancorporation, a bank holding company in
Birmingham, Alabama. Prior to that, Mr. Kimble was with Bank One for 13 years,
serving in various accounting and subsidiary chief financial officer

Mr. Kimble graduated from The Ohio State University with a degree in business

About KeyCorp

KeyCorp was organized more than 160 years ago and is headquartered in
Cleveland, Ohio. One of the nation's largest bank-based financial services
companies, Key had assets of approximately $89.2 billion at March 31, 2013.

Key provides deposit, lending, cash management and investment services to
individuals and small and mid-sized businesses in 14 states under the name
KeyBank National Association. Key also provides a broad range of
sophisticated corporate and investment banking products, such as merger and
acquisition advice, public and private debt and equity, syndications and
derivatives to middle market companies in selected industries throughout the
United States under the KeyBanc Capital Markets trade name. For more
information, visit KeyBank is Member FDIC.


Contact: Investor Relations: Vernon Patterson, 216.689.0520,, or Kelly Dillon, 216.689.3133,, Media: Jack Sparks, 720.904.4554,
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