We've worked on the management teams of over 500 client companies across 60+ industries

All Our CMOs Help Clients Coast-to-Coast


Art Saxby, Experienced Interim CMO, Marketing Strategy Consultant

Art Saxby

Manufacturing, Commodity and Branded Products, Professional Services

Pete Hayes, Technology CMO, Business Marketing Consultant

Pete Hayes

Technology, Business and Professional Services, Digital Strategy and Social Implementation


Slade Kobran, Marketing Strategy Consultant

Slade Kobran- Managing Partner

B2B, Business Services, Professional Services, SaaS

Joe Grace, Interim CMO

Joe Grace

Direct To Consumer: Health, Wellness, Fitness, Nutrition, Skincare, Rx, OTC, MedTech, App Installs

Yvonne Brown, Interim CMO

Yvonne Brown

Technology, Telecom, Enterprise Software/SaaS, Prof & Business Services, Manufacturing, B2B, B2G.

Janet Brey, Chief Marketing Outsider

Janet Brey

Technology, Professional Services, SaaS, HRMS, Digital Marketing, Product Launch/Go-To-Market Strategy


Mauricio Barberi

Software/SaaS, Analytics, IT, B2B, Branding, Digital, Lead Gen, Integrated Marketing, Product Strategy


John Bischoff

Market Growth Strategy, Product Launch & Expansion, International & Domestic Business Development


Gary Fassak

Growth Strategies, Consumer Goods & Services, Distribution Optimization, Go to Market Strategy, Sales


Topher Wurts

B2B, B2C, Non Profits, Startups, Sales, BizDev, Tech, Mobile, Financial Svs, CRM, Competitive Research


Robert Anstine

B2B, B2C, Consumer Products, Packaging, Printing, Go To Market Strategy & Execution, Sustainability


Kenn Adach

Consumer Products, Healthcare, Medical Devices, Rx to OTC, DIY, Strategy, Innovation, Communications


Jeff Frank

Tech/Software, SaaS/Cloud, Healthcare, Service Businesses, Brand, Go-to-Market, Demand Gen., Sales


Mark Shuster

Consumer Products, Natural/Organic, Growth Strategies, Product and Channel Expansion, Licensing


Ian Gomar

Branding, Omni-Channel, Retail, Digital Marketing, Go-to-Market Strategy, Turnarounds


Dana Prestigiacomo

Tech, B2B, SaaS/Cloud, Go-To-Market, New Markets Strategy, Demand Gen, Channel, Brand Development


David Vroom, Business Growth Consultant

David Vroom- Managing Partner

Manufacturing Consumer Goods (Durable/Non-durable), Market Expansion, Acquisitions

Dennis Bailen, Marketing Strategy Consulting

Dennis Bailen

Manufacturing, Consumer Products, Brand Development, Strategic Positioning, Growth Path Identification

Sean Klunder, Marketing Strategy Consulting

Sean Klunder

Positioning, Differentiation, Digital Marketing, Technology, Cloud & SaaS, Product Launch, Growth Strategy


Pam Cabalka

B2B, Technology, Healthcare, Education, Startups, New Products and Markets, Strategic Positioning


Mark Coronna

Growth Acceleration, Marketing Strategy & Alignment, Digital Transformation, Integrated Marketing


Sharon McLenahan

Growth Strategies/Plans, B2C, B2B, Consumer Goods/Services, Turnarounds, Repositioning, Innovation


Bob Sherlock

Manufacturers, Distributors, B2B Services, Software, Value Messaging, Pricing, Finding New Markets


Don Lee

Professional Services, Legal, Manufacturing, PE, SaaS, Strategy, Leadership Alignment, Brand Activation


Tom McCrary, Part-time CMO, Business Strategy Consulting

Tom McCrary- Managing Partner

Growth Insights/Strategy/Execution, Organizational Alignment, Business Vision Creation/Activation


Dawn Werry

B2B, Industrial, Digital, Go-to-Market Strategy, Brand Positioning & Licensing, New Products & Markets


Paul Sparrow

Purpose-Driven Companies, B2B, Strategic Growth, M&A, Sales, Software/SaaS, Healthcare


Deborah Fell

Growth Strategies, Marketing Plans & Assessment, Targeting, Messaging, Digital, Fitness, Hospitality


Jay Dunn

eCommerce, Retail, SEM, SEO, Digital Marketing, Email Strategy, Conversion & Acquisition, Sales Growth


Evan Eckman

Growth Gears: Insight, Strategy, Execution | Consumer and Industrial Products and Services


Beth VanStory

Digital & Omni-Channel Strategies, Positioning & Messaging, B2C, Startups, Coaching


David Garrett

B2B, B2C, Growth Strategies, Brand Development, Go-to-Market Planning and Execution


Catherine Brink

B2B, B2C, Consumer Products, Strategic Planning, New Market Development, Startups


Terry Stanley

Brand Strategy, Growth Strategies, Innovation Pipeline, Restaurant and CPG, International Franchise


Bill Andrews

Manufacturing, Financial Services, Consumer Products, Marketing & Sales Alignment, Culinary


Janet Roberts

Technology, Growth Strategies, Brand Positioning, Go-to-Market, Product Launch, International Expansion


Clay Spitz, Consumer Marketing Strategy Consulting


Clay Spitz- Managing Partner 

Consumer and Business Services, Retail

Rex Bull, Interim CMO, Part-Time Marketing Executive


Rex Bull

B2B, Technology, Software, eCommerce, Transportation, Logistics, Healthcare, Financial Services

Jim McDonald, Marketing Strategist

Jim McDonald

Retail, Technology, Hospitality, Wellness, Loyalty, Education, Direct Response, New Products, Digital

Matthew Benner, Interim CMO, Business Marketing Consultant

Matthew Benner

Financial Services, Telecom, Internet Hosting, Energy

Beth Somplatsky-Martori, Business Marketing Consultant

Beth Somplatsky-Martori

Packaged, Durable and Electronic Consumer and Industrial Goods, Brand, Product & Process Innovation

Mary Doize, Interim CMO

Mary Doizé

B2B, SaaS, Start-ups - Fortune 500, Go-to-market, Reseller Channels, Positioning, Messaging & Launch

Jon Rice, B2C, Restaurants, Franchise Marketing, Multi-Channel Media, Product Licensing

Jon Rice

B2C, Restaurants, Franchise Marketing, Multi-Channel Media, Product Licensing


Jeanne Sherman

B2B, B2C, Retail, Manufacturing, e-Com, Lead Gen, Digital Web/Search, New Products, Prof Services


C. Andrew Poon

B2B, Oil & Gas, Startups, Technology, Product Development, Strategic Sales Strategy


Andrea Overman

Healthcare, Technology, Business Services, Growth Strategy, Product Mgmt & Launch, Sales Enablement


Neil Anderson

B2B, Technology, Services, Enterprise Software, Digital Marketing, Positioning, Sales Enablement


Lisa Fine

Healthcare, Change Management, Growth Strategies, Leadership, Brand Management, Turnarounds


Ed Valdez

B2B, B2C, UX/CX: Retail, SaaS, Mobile Tech/SW, Telecom/IT, Edtech, Emerging Tech (IoT, AR, VR, AI, etc.)


Karen Hayward, Business Marketing Consultant

Karen Hayward- Managing Partner

Technology, SaaS, Adtech, Prof & Business Services, Go-to-Market, Lead Generation, Sales Enablement

Atul Minocha, Interim CMO, Business Strategy

Atul Minocha

B2B & B2C, Industrial, Healthcare, Automotive, Technology, Software, SaaS, Startups

Adrian van Haaften, Chief Marketing Outsider

Adrian Van Haaften

Tech, SaaS, Cloud Go-to-Market, Demand Generation, Startups & Mid-Size, Growth Strategy, International

sharon Spooler, Chief Marketing Outsider

Sharon Spooler

B2B, B2C, Financial Svcs, Technology, SaaS, Predictive Analytics, Go-To-Market, Lead Gen, Omni Channel


Sandy Barger

B2B, B2C, Go-To-Market, New Product/Svc Launches, Product Mgmt, Messaging, Lead Gen, Mkting Tech


Rob Talbot

Brand Development, New Market Entry, Go-To-Market Strategy, Direct to Consumer, B2B, E-commerce


Doug Rainbolt

Tech, Startups, B2B, Growth Strategies, Go-to-Market, Strategic Positioning, Demand Gen, Turnarounds


Tom Keefer

B2C, B2B, Strategic Partnerships, Brand Development, Licensing, Mobile, Globalization, Retail, e-Comm


Bill Stewart

Growth & Turn-around Strategies, New Products, eCommerce, Consumer Goods, Retail Strategy


Chris Wallner

B2C & B2B Product Management, Banking, Credit Unions, Tech, SaaS, Mobile, Pricing, Go-To-Market


Kirk Thompson

Brand Development, New Product/Svcs/Tech Innovation, Hospitality, Hotel, Restaurant, Retail, F&B


Steve Seto

B2C, B2B, Positioning, Product-Market Fit, New Products & Services, Channels & Geographies


Brian Ricci

Consumer Goods, Retail, Lead Gen & Sales Conversion, Channel Development, Go-To-Market, Digital

Chief Outsiders Advisory Boards

Why hire a single consultant when you can have an entire team of executives working for you? As a Chief Outsider client, you'll not only have added top talent to your senior management roster, you'll have the benefit of a unique CMO Advisory Board assembled just for you. This Advisory Board, made up of other Chief Outsiders management consultants, supports your CMO with insight and resources to further reduce risk and accelerate your growth outcomes. 

What We Care About

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