Inventive learning, renown speakers, executive networking. All free to you.
$200 of your travel is covered if you’re trekking over 100 miles to attend.
Your first night’s stay is on us and a discounted rate is available thereafter.
5 Star Catering
All of your meals and libations are complimentary throughout the event.
Join Marketing’s Distinguished Upper Tier
A curated audience reserved for the senior level of the Fortune 500 and mid-market puts you in exceptional company.
Meet the people who are just as invested in better marketing as you are.
Learn valuable strategy components from today’s very best.
Meet industry leading solution providers, hand picked for your priorities.
Take this unprecedented opportunity to connect with high profile execs.
A curated experience to cultivate achievement
Based on your specific areas of responsibility, challenges and interests we’ll craft a personal agenda that paves your path to success.
Days of Insight
Jump in the discussion through focused educational sessions and networking opportunities.
Keynotes, plenary sessions, industry panel discussions, case studies and more.
Tie into contemporaries and mentors exploring the same growth mindset as you.
Meet one-on-one with executives delivering cutting edge solutions and technology.
The CONNECT Steering Committee consists entirely of your contemporaries, meaning we tackle the themes that have profound significance to your performance as a marketer.
Influencing your Influencers: A Modern approach to building your Brand
Many Marketing professionals understand their functions but have a hard time measuring and conveying results; this track will explore different tools and methods to quantify the role of the Marketer.
Gone are the days where a company can allow itself to interact with a customer on a singular platform, join this track to learn more about social media and other various channels, how to manage multiple platforms, and how to maximize each to the fullest.
It starts with you and your team! This track will focus on everything from strategy, implementation, transformation and leadership.
It’s all about the personal touch, in today’s CX world, if you don’t have it then you’ll fall behind. This track will explore how to attain and implement predictive analytics to deliver a personalized and optimized Customer Experience.
It’s no secret that AI and Data are two keys to the future, this track will focus on these two transformative elements and how they are changing the world of CX.
Touchpoints! How to mark them, hit them and ensure you are not missing any throughout the entire customer journey.
High Profile Speakers
Strategic endeavors and skillful insights from 30+ seasoned executives address the challenges in today’s marketing landscape.
Your personal concierge will craft a custom schedule based on your interests and priorities. View the complete agenda below.
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Christine RimerVice President, Product Marketing & Customer Advocacy SurveyMonkey
Targeted Research Meetings
Amy BarzdukasExecutive Vice President and Chief Marketing OfficerPoly
Michelle MusgroveSenior Vice President, ExperienceAARP
Patrick LannonGlobal Vice President: Alliances, Inside Sales & Sales SupportAcoustic
Rachel McClary, PhD.Chief Marketing OfficerArcserve
Todd UngerChief Experience Officer, SVP Physician EngagementAmerican Medical Association
Seraj BharwaniChief Strategy OfficerAcuityAds
David SzetelaDirector of Paid SearchDirective Group
Joe GarberGlobal Head of Influencer MarketingMicro Focus
Joan JenkinsSr. Director, Content MarketingInformatica
General Assembly - Account Director
Zachary GottliebSenior Account DirectorGeneral Assembly
Courtney PaulsonAccount DirectorGeneral Assembly
Targeted Research Meetings
Deborah BenardSenior Vice President, Head of Digital MarketingSunTrust Banks
close Best Frenemies - Process vs. Progress: Balancing Innovation Rigor with Speed to Market in Cross-Functional Product TeamsLeadership, Teams and TransformationNu Skin Enterprises Inc. - Senior Vice President, Global Product & Brand
Kevin FullerSenior Vice President, Global Product & BrandNu Skin Enterprises Inc.
close Learning Made Easier - How AI & Data Are Being Used in Learning Tools to Improve Student OutcomesAI and Data Driven ExperiencesMcGraw-Hill Education - Chief Product & Operating Officer
Scott VirklerChief Product & Operating OfficerMcGraw-Hill Education
Reid LeslieVice President, MarketingApplebee's
Peter McChrystalCEOAccent Technologies
Varun KohliHead of Global Demand, PMO and Strategic MarketingSymantec
Brian WarrickGeneral Manager, North AmericaMagnolia
Chandar PattabhiramChief Marketing OfficerCoupa
Staci JohnsonSVP Corporate CommunicationsRoth Staffing Companies
Michael ShattuckConsulting ManagerWiden Enterprises
Toni Lee RudnickiVice President of Global MarketingSpeedcast
David MillerGlobal Product MarketingAcoustic
Targeted Research Meetings
close The Truth About Personalization: Using a CDP to personalize marketing on the channels that really matter.Predictive Analytics, Personalization and OptimizationArm Treasure Data - Head of Marketing
Tom TreanorHead of MarketingArm Treasure Data
Gissell K. N. MalfitanoVP Marketing & Business DevelopmentAmTrust Title
close The Best Defense is a Good Offense: Positioning Marketing Communications as a Driver of Strategic ValueLeadership, Teams and TransformationNorthrop Grumman Corporation - Vice President of Communications, Technology Services
General Motors Defense LLC - President
Yolanda MurphyVice President of Communications, Technology ServicesNorthrop Grumman Corporation
David AlbrittonPresidentGeneral Motors Defense LLC
Shawn SchwegmanCo-Founder & Chief Strategy OfficerDemandJump
Maria WeaverSenior Vice President, Global MarketingComcast Cable Advertising
Jason ConleySenior Director of Sales & Solution ConsultingR.R. Donnelley & Sons
Michael McCunneyVP, MarketingRevenue Analytics
close From What to Why – How Become a Trusted Advisor to the Business and Execute with Better Business OutcomesLeadership, Teams and TransformationWorkForce Software - CMO & COO
Denise BroadyCMO & COOWorkForce Software
Executive Steering Committee
Experienced marketing leaders work with us to focus our program on the developments in marketing that will move the needle at your company.
Steering Committee Members
An Esteemed Audience
Over 80% of the Fortune 100 joins us each year for what has been voted the “most effective trade show” for over a decade. Use our tools to demonstrate ROI to your C-Suite.
CONNECT CMO has quickly become established as the “deal generating show”.
About CONNECT CMO
CONNECT CMO is an invitation-only trade show for marketing executives that bridges you to the most profitable solutions and information for your crowning priorities.
- Personal concierge and custom schedule
- Access to all programming and speakers
- Overnight hotel accomodations
- 5 star onsite catering
- $200 travel voucher
- Personal meetings with leading solution providers of your choice
- Spouses are welcome!
- Meet the Real Experts: learn from the people behind the innovation.
- A Custom Experience: your schedule is based on your specific priorities.
- Executive Networking: meet the folks as vested in innovation as you are.
- For you, it’s free: our sponsors are happy to invest an exclusive audience.
Josh RidenerConference Director
Marin SilversVP of Operations
Riley McLaughlinContent Director
Julianne GiltnerAttendee Relations Executive
Eli ZuckSales Manager
Maddie SapigaoAccount Executive
Ante KvartucEvent Executive
Hotel and Travel
Your conference pass includes overnight accommodations, travel reimbursement, meals and cocktail receptions.