The CMO Club March Chapter Dinner Roundup

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.


Dallas Chapter Dinner
March 5th, 2019
Chapter President: Paula Puleo Blomquist, Chief Marketing & Merchandising Officer, Eyemart Express
Guest Speaker:
Paula Puleo Blomquist, Chief Marketing & Merchandising Officer, Eyemart Express
Topic:
CMO Top Challenges: Peer Expertise and Problem Solving


Atlanta Chapter Dinner
March 7th, 2019
Chapter President:
 Chris Moloney, CMO & Head of Strategic Partnerships, TaxSlayer, LLC and Jo Ann Herold, CMO, The Honey Baked Ham Company
Guest Speaker: Chris Moloney, CMO & Head of Strategic Partnerships, TaxSlayer, LLC
Topic:
CMO Top Challenges: Peer Expertise and Problem Solving

Chicago Chapter Dinner
March 11th, 2019
Chapter President:
 Kim Feil, CMO, CSO, Aspire Healthy Energy Drinks
Guest Speaker:
Kim Feil, CMO, CSO, Aspire Healthy Energy Drinks
Topic:
CMO Top Challenges: Peer Expertise and Problem Solving


NYC Chapter Dinner
March 13th, 2019
Chapter President: Ed Dandridge, Global Head of Marketing and Communications, AIG – General Insurance
Guest Speaker: Ed Dandridge, Global Head of Marketing and Communications, AIG – General Insurance
Topic: What I learned from Davos that’s valuable to CMOs


Philadelphia Chapter Dinner
March 14th, 2019
Chapter President:
Melinda Welsh, CMO, Chase Auto Finance, JPMorgan Chase & Co.
Guest Speaker:
Melinda Welsh, CMO, Chase Auto Finance, JPMorgan Chase & Co.
Topic:
CMO Top Challenges: Peer Expertise and Problem Solving

Charlotte Chapter Dinner
March 18th, 2019
Chapter President:
Deb Sabo, CMO, SVP, Food Lion
Guest Speaker:
Deb Sabo, CMO, SVP, Food Lion
Topic:
CMO Top Challenges: Peer Expertise and Problem Solving

Pittsburgh Chapter Dinner
March 18th, 2019
Chapter President:
 Cammie Dunaway, CMO, Duolingo & Snehal Desai, EVP & Chief Growth Officer, Evoqua Water Technologies
Guest Speaker: Cammie Dunaway, CMO, Duolingo
Topic:
CMO Top Challenges: Peer Expertise and Problem Solving

Raleigh-Durham Chapter Dinner
March 19th, 2019
Chapter President:
Karen Sage, CMO, MercuryGate International
Guest Speaker: Pete Krainik, CEO and Founder at The CMO Club
Topic:
Top Takeaways from the Europe Summit

Houston Chapter Dinner
March 19th, 2019
Chapter President: Jennifer Dominiquini, Chief Marketing & Digital Sales Officer, BBVA Compass
Guest Speaker: Jennifer Dominiquini, Chief Marketing & Digital Sales Officer, BBVA Compass
Topic: 
Staying Ahead of the Digital Curve – What Experiments Are You Running?


St. Louis Chapter Dinner & St. Louis Blues Game
March 19th, 2019
Chapter President: 
Dave Minifie, Chief Experience Officer and EVP, Corporate Strategy, Centene
Guest Speaker:
Steve Chapman, EVP, Chief Revenue Officer, St. Louis Blues
Topic:
Sports Sponsorships Insights

Nashville Chapter Dinner
March 20th, 2019
Chapter President: Michael Barrette, Chief Marketing & Sales Officer, Dippin’ Dots and Doc Popcorn
Guest Speaker: Michael Barrette, Chief Marketing & Sales Officer, Dippin’ Dots and Doc Popcorn
Topic: Collaborating Across Silos to More Effectively Track Execution and Measure Performance

Tampa Chapter Dinner
March 20th, 2019
Chapter President: Renée Baker, CMO, Carillon Tower Advisers
Guest Speaker: Jason Sorvillo, COO, Sulzer Inc.
Topic: How to Get the Most Out of Your Agency Relationship in Today’s World

Frankfurt Chapter Dinner
March 25th, 2019
Chapter President: Christian Orth, Global Marketing Director Vitamins, Procter & Gamble
Guest Speaker: Christian Orth, Global Marketing Director Vitamins, Procter & Gamble
Topic: CMO Top Challenges: Peer Expertise and Problem Solving

Washington D.C. Chapter Dinner
March 25th, 2019
Chapter President: Jiri Marousek, CMO, AOPA and Sonny Ganguly, CMO, WeddingWire
Guest Speaker: Noha Abdalla, VP Global Social Media, Hilton
Topic: Social Media That Really Moves the Dial

Boston Chapter Dinner
March 26th, 2019
Chapter President: Jennifer Griffin Smith, Chief Marketing & Culture Officer, Alfresco
Guest Speaker: Jennifer Griffin Smith, Chief Marketing & Culture Officer, Alfresco
Topic: CMO Top Challenges: Peer Expertise and Problem Solving


Los Angeles Chapter Dinner
March 27th, 2019
Chapter President:
Judy Hackett, President, Credibility, Dun & Bradstreet and Kevin Doohan, EVP, CMO, Xperi Corporation
Guest Speaker: Judy Hackett, President, Credibility, Dun & Bradstreet and Kevin Doohan, EVP, CMO, Xperi Corporation
Topic:
Marketing Your Marketing within Your Organization

London Chapter Dinner
March 27th, 2019
Chapter President: 
Sebastian Micozzi, VP Digital Transformation, Bacardi
Guest Speaker:
Pete Krainik, CEO and Founder at The CMO Club
Topic:
CMO Top Challenges: Peer Expertise and Problem Solving


Paris Chapter Dinner
March 28th, 2019
Chapter President: 
Rachel Milutinovic, Marketing Director Danone Waters (France & Benelux) chez Danone Waters and Jan Huckfeldt, recent CMO, Motorola
Guest Speaker:
 Yves Baudechon, Co-Founder & President, Social Lab, The Engagement Marketing Agency
Topic:
Latest Trends and Insights in Engagement Marketing

Check out all the new members who joined the Club this month here!