“CMO Huddles is a membership-based organization that brings together and empowers an elite group of chief marketing officers (CMOs) to ‘share, care, and dare each other to greatness,’” according to the article.
The event, which is hosted by Hawke Media, will feature CEOs, pro athletes, top authors, and “true change-makers.”
“Listen and learn from their stories, advice, failures, and successes while networking with thousands of peers, mentors, and hopefuls.”
This event will be hosted in person, but is also available as a digital experience. The event’s theme is “Connections.”
“If you want to learn more about the future of marketing, connect with leaders from some of the most innovative brands in the world, network with your peers, and have some fun along the way, this is the event for you.”
“We f***ing hate typical marketing events with speakers telling feel-good stories and then pitching from the stage,” reads info from the website.
“From traffic to leadership, Geek Out is focused on topics that will provide ROI for your campaigns and businesses alike,” according to the Forbes article.
In addition to the live, no-press conferences, the events will be streamed live.
Retail Ascendant will be held on October 26 and focuses on the omni-experience reset. Digital Ascendant will be held on October 27-28 and focus on “re-designing the marketing organization to deliver innovation, performance, and growth.”
“These meet-ups have resulted in the formation of an impressive ‘tribe’ of CMOs, CDOs, CCOs, and marketing and retail executives who help each other succeed professionally and personally,” according to Forbes.