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CMO50 honouree takes up US role

​CMO50 2019’s #15, Jayne Andrews, has announced she is taking up a global position with Carnival Cruise Line in the US.

Digital Marketing

CMO interview: Building consumer credit and insight at Citi

As Aussies gain access to alternative payment services such as Afterpay, as well as strive to better manage debt, credit card applications have been declining. Put this together with the emergence of new digital-first banks locally, a Royal Commission, and an Open Banking regime allowing consumers to more easily share personal data with another financial services provider, and you’re looking at a perfect storm of disruption for established players such as Citi.

Leadership

Asus appoints head of marketing

​Asus has appointed a new head of marketing. Former head of marketing at Hills, Farzeen Quadir-Hegde, has taken on the role for the systems business group.

Leadership

5 fascinating facts about the CMO50 2019

It’s been five years since CMO took the wrappers off our inaugural CMO50 of Australia’s most innovative and effective marketing leaders. And during that time we’ve seen a transformation of the modern marketing function and leadership remit.

Leadership

The CMO50 2019 is revealed

Marketing chiefs from digital-first companies, FMCG, media, retail and ecommerce have dominated the fifth annual CMO50 list for 2019.

Leadership

CMOs play a vital role in IPOs

More CMOs need to insert themselves into the IPO process, something they are not yet taken seriously for in the drive to make the process all about financials.

Leadership

Brennen to leave Uber

Uber's director of marketing APAC and #8 on the CMO50 2018 list, Steve Brennen, is departing after nearly three years with the business. Lucinda Barlow has been added to the Uber marketing team as senior director of marketing APAC.

Leadership

Seven appoints first-ever CMO

Seven West Media has appointed its first-ever chief marketing officer (CMO), Charlotte Valente, in an effort to become more audience-centric.

Leadership

Sydney Kings partners with Dentsu for new marketing push

The NBL’s Sydney Kings has partnered with Dentsu to help execute and strategically position the Club to drive ticket sales, membership and core revenue targets, and committed to one of the largest advertising campaigns by a sporting team in Australia.

Leadership

Atlassian CMO: Organisations are on journey of change

Brand ownership: Many of us would confidently state the CMO should have responsibility for it. But Atlassian's marketing chief, Robert Chatwani, sees it as a cooperative job across the organisation.

Leadership

CMO interview: Building the next vision of a mutual bank

Repositioning a growing brand, improving end-to-end customer experiences and enabling transformation are catch cries for many CMOs today. And for BankVic’s chief product and marketing officer, Deirdre Boyle, the opportunity to do all three came with the added bonus of working for a member-owned bank.

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Taking performance cues from east Asian markets

As the ‘Asian century’ becomes ever more prevalent and the Fourth Industrial Revolution gathers speed, marketers are having to surf a tidal wave of creative destruction. The choice is stark: Embrace change, or resign yourself to a Darwinian fate.

Dr Chris Baumann

Associate professor, Macquarie University

Searching for social and marketing data

Many marketers, agencies - and everyone in between - get caught up on bubble references and data points. They’ll use Facebook best practice as the only best practice for Facebook executions and only consider metrics and responses of the one channel they’re expected to deliver on.

Isaac Lai

Connections strategy lead, VMLY&R Sydney

Why Australia needs more leaders

A few weeks ago, our Prime Minister, Scott Morrison took it upon himself to tell companies and their CEOs where to go when it came to societal issues. It wasn’t an organisation’s place to get involved. Instead, he said it should be left to governments to solve societies challenges.

Dan Banyard

Managing director, Edentify

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Anthony Idle

How Total Tools overhauled its omnichannel marketing

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Mike Thompson

Report: Australian customer experience good but not great

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How data is driving the customers of a lifetime for BaubleBar

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Xero evolves to fit a changing marketplace

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Jennifer Metcalfe

Food for Thought: How can brands show diversity in an authentic way?

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