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Interim CMO | Business Planning | CABs | PABs | Coaching
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Win markets: Integrated Business Planning
World-class Customer & Partner Advisory Boards
Marketing Leadership Coaching & Mentoring
WHO WE ARE
We are go-to-market strategists who know how to connect leadership teams with their best customers and partners.
HOW WE WORK
We specialize in helping B2B technology companies grow from $50M – $100M+ ARR (annual recurring revenue). Acting as your Interim CMO or your CAB or PAB facilitator, we will improve your marketing skills bench, apply the latest go-to-market best practices, and show you how to strengthen the relationships with your best customers and partners. We show you how to clearly articulate, strengthen, and maintain your competitive advantage.
Business Planning: How one CEO aligned his team and achieved a winning exit strategy
Is your company poised for success in 2023? Lack of business planning and failure to align the leadership team are often cited as reasons that cripple the CEO’s vision and the company’s ability to achieve revenue growth. Here’s how one CEO used business planning exercises to align the company and achieve a successful business outcome.
CEOs: To Achieve Marketing greatness, apply some CMO scaffolding
“CMO Scaffolding” refers to a support structure that aids both the CEO and the CMO in order to groom the CMO to become the marketing leader the company needs him/her to be. Brian Gentile, former CMO and CEO and now CEO coach explains.
Building a demand gen plan? Start with these 6 key ingredients
Marketers: Are you building your demand gen plan for next year? In this article, I have collected the required ingredients you will need to define your integrated marketing strategy and build your go-to-market plan. With a solid understanding of these foundational elements, your marketing programs will be designed properly to deliver the results your sales team expects and requires.