January was a very full month of CMO Club Dinners from coast to coast. Thank you to all our chapter presidents and guest speakers for an amazing start to 2017 in the club!

DC CMO Dinner 1.9.17Washington DC Chapter Dinner
January 9th 2017
Chapter President: Ani Matson, SVP, Marketing & Engagement, Worldwide ERC
Guest Speaker: Mark Walsh, Head of the Office of Investment and Innovation, US Small Business Administration
Topic: Creating Your Own Innovation Ecosystem

Philly 1.10.17

Philadelphia Chapter Dinner
January 10th 2017
Chapter President: Melinda Welsh, CMO, Home and Auto Finance, JP Morgan
Guest Speaker: Kaitlyn David, Director, Integrated Marketing, Philadelphia Magazine
Topic: Experiential Marketing: Showing Your Brand in a New Light

NYC 1.11.17

NYC Chapter Dinner
January 11th 2017
Chapter President: Stephanie Anderson, SVP at Time Warner Cable
Guest Speaker: Mary Hines, Managing Director, Head of Benefits, NBD and Global Rewards, Citi
Topic: New Approaches to Customer Loyalty

Boston 1.12.17

Boston Chapter Dinner
January 12th 2017
Chapter President: EJ Schmidt and I’m the VP, Global and Corporate Marketing at Stratus Technologies
Guest Speaker: Marcelo Prado, CMO, GE Measurement & Control
Topic: Developing the Right Data/Analytics Team in Your Marketing Organization

Dallas 1.17.17

Dallas Chapter Dinner
January 17th 2017
Chapter President: Paula Puleo Blomquist, CMO of EyeMart Express
Guest Speaker:  Lisa Woodard, Head of Channel Marketing, Transamerica
Topic: Game Changing Transformation vs. Incremental Improvement

Austin 1.19.17

Austin Chapter Dinner
January 19th 2017
Chapter President: Jennifer Warren, CMO, At Home
Guest Speaker: Trisa Thompson, SVP & Chief Responsibility Officer, Dell Technologies
Topic: Leading Corporate Sustainability as CMO in the New Global Political Environment

San Fran Dinner 1.23.17

San Francisco Chapter Dinner
January 23rd 2017
Chapter President: Eric Reynolds, CMO, The Clorox Company
Guest Speaker: Eric Reynolds, CMO, The Clorox Company
Topic: Leading Technical Transformation as a CMO

Silicon Valley Dinner 1.24.17

Silicon Valley Chapter Dinner
January 24th 2017
Chapter President: Bob Braham, Recent CMO & GM of the Enterprise Business Unit at SGI
Guest Speakers: Cammie Dunaway, Board Member, Red Robin, Nordstrom, Marketo, Christine Heckart, CMO, Brocade, Board Member for Lam Research and 6Sense, Nora Denzel, Former CMO, Intuit, Hewlett Packard, Board Member, AMD and Ericsson and Tom Seclow, Head of North American Marketing Officer Practice, Spencer Stuart
Topic: CMOs in the Board Room: Serving on Corporate Boards

LA CHapter Dinner 1.25.17

Los Angeles Chapter Dinner
January 25th 2017
Chapter President: Evan Greene, CMO at The Recording Academy
Guest Speaker: Richard Marnell, SVP Marketing, Viking River Cruises
Topic: New Approaches to Personalization – What’s Working

Chicago Dinner 1.26.17

Chicago Chapter Dinner
January 26th 2017
Chapter President: Kim Feil, CEO of bizHive
Guest Speaker: Elaine Leavenworth, SVP, Chief Marketing & External Affairs Officer for Abbott Laboratories
Topic: The Life to the Fullest Program for Abbott: Insights and Lessons Learned

Portland Dinner 1.30.17

Portland Chapter Dinner
January 30th 2017
Chapter President: Carol Kruse, CMO of Cambia Health Solutions
Guest Speaker: Carol Kruse, CMO of Cambia Health Solutions
Topic: How to Best Leverage Content for Education and Selling

Seattle Pic 1.31.17

Seattle Chapter Dinner
January 31st 2017
Chapter President: Fred Neil, Global Head Of Lifecycle Marketing & Bi at Amazon
Guest Speaker:  Eliza Esquivel, Senior Director, Brand Strategy, Management and Naming at Microsoft
Topic: How Brands Grow

You can find a full calendar of CMO Club events here or on the CMO Club App. If you have a guest speaker or topic idea to submit for your upcoming chapter events, please contact your chapter president or liona@thecmoclub.com