Posts tagged with 'liz miller'
Almost half (47%) of trade-show visitors go with the express plan of buying within 12 months of an event, and fully 81% of attendees can make the final call or recommend on purchases.
So why aren’t marketers more aggressive in the lead up to events?
We can tell the last ten items a consumer bought on our site and we can tell the open rate of our email marketing campaigns, but few of us can say how long any one visitor at our event booth spent there and what they picked up.
The swag, a brochure, your business card, your hot intern’s telephone number, which was it?
This not-knowing is weird, says Liz Miller, overseer of daily operations at the CMO Council (CMOC), a global affinity network of top brand marketers. “Since when did a marketer get shy?” she asked recently.
Brush up on the themes that will be explored at Integrated Marketing Week (June 11-13) in New York with these free video expert series Google+ Hangouts.
Are you a CMO hiring developers to take full control of your brand's online presence?
The next Hangout (Wednesday, May 15) will focus on channel integration.
Brian Fetherstonhaugh, chairman and CEO OgilvyOne Worldwide is a guy who talks to a lot of CMOs. And insofar as digital marketing is concerned, he's not impressed with their either their knowledge or skill-set.
"Marketers lag behind consumers in digital adoption," he told an audience at Search Engine Strategies, speaking at a session devoted to selling search to the C-suite. "Your average 12 year-old has a better-integrated performance dashboard than a CMO," he pointed out, illustrating his point with a World of Warcraft screenshot.