Another terrific month of CMO Club Dinners in the books! See what other CMO Club chapters were discussing last month and the hot marketing topics of the moment. Thank you to all our chapter presidents and guest speakers for making it all possible!

Philadelphia Chapter Dinner

May 8th 2017
Chapter President: Melinda Welsh, CMO, Auto Finance, JP Morgan
Guest Speaker: Pete Krainik, CEO and Founder, The CMO Club
Topic: Your First 90 Days as a New CMO – Approaches We Can All Benefit From

NYC Chapter Dinner

May 9th 2017
Chapter President: Stephanie Anderson, CMO, Ai Media Group
Guest Speaker: Neal Zamore, SVP, Global Digital Customer Experience, Avis Budget Group and Gail Nelson, Head of Marketing, Syzygy
Topic: EgoTech: How to win the hearts, minds and wallets of adult millennials

Kansas City Chapter Dinner

May 10th, 2017

Chapter President: Karen Noel, CMO, Sprint
Guest Speaker: American Heart Association
Topic: CMO Club Cares Problem Solving Roundtable

Boston Chapter Dinner

May 10th, 2017
Chapter President: EJ Schmidt, VP, Global and Corporate Marketing, Stratus Technologies
Guest Speaker: Jennifer Griffin Smith, CMO, Software AG
Topic: Marketing to the Board: What do they really care about?

Washington DC Chapter Dinner

May 11th 2017
Chapter President: Ani Matson, SVP, Marketing & Engagement, Worldwide ERC
Guest Speaker: Pete Krainik, CEO and Founder, The CMO Club
Topic: Leading Real Innovation as a CMO vs. “Playing Innovation”

Chicago Chapter Dinner

May 15th 2017
Chapter President: Kim Feil, CEO of bizHive
Guest Speaker: Steven Handmaker, CMO, Assurance and Patrick Bernardi, CMO, Hu-Friedy
Topic: Leading High Performing, Motivated Teams

Dallas Chapter Dinner

May 17th 2017
Chapter President: Paula Puleo Blomquist, CMO of EyeMart Express
Topic: Problem Solving CMO Challenges

Austin Chapter Dinner

May 18th 2017
Chapter President: Jennifer Warren, CMO, Sprinkles
Guest Speaker: John Ellett, CEO, nFusion
Topic: The Transformational CMO

St. Louis Chapter Dinner
May 22nd, 2017
Chapter President: Dave Minifie, Chief Experience Officer, & EVP, Corporate Strategy, Centene
Topic: Problem Solving Top CMO Challenges

Portland Chapter Dinner
May 23rd 2017
Chapter President: Carol Kruse, CMO, Cambia Health Solutions
Guest Speaker: Meg Dryer, VP Consumer Experience, Cambia Health Solutions
Topic: Human Centered Design and How to Use it to Drive Engagement and Loyalty

Houston Chapter Dinner
May 23rd 2017
Chapter President:
Jennifer Dominiquini, Chief Marketing & Digital Sales Officer, BBVA Compass
Guest Speaker:
Jennifer Welch, Head of Brand Strategy & Stewardship at Shell
Brand Stewardship and Brand Purpose – Making an Impact

Tampa Chapter Dinner
May 24th, 2017
Chapter President: 
Christian Nolte, VP Marketing & Global Business Development, Masonite International
Problem Solving Top CMO Challenges

Seattle Chapter Dinner

May 24th, 2017
Chapter President: Fred Neil, Global Head Of Lifecycle Marketing & Bi at Amazon
Guest Speaker: Rahul Sood, CEO and Founder, Unikrn, Former GM/Partner, Microsoft Ventures
Topic: Driving Needed Innovation in your Business as CMOs

South Florida Chapter Dinner

May 30th, 2017
Chapter President: Kevin Moffitt, SVP, eCommerce & Direct Business Unit Leader, Office Depot
Guest Speaker: Pete Krainik, CEO and Founder, The CMO Club
Topic: Leading Real Innovation as a CMO vs. “Playing Innovation”

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