Having the respect of the CFO and an ability to speak to both cause and effect is one of the vital skills CMOs need to earn their place at the executive leadership table today. And it’s also instrumental to making the leap up to CEO, iSelect CEO, Warren Hebard, says.
SodaStream has promoted its Australian marketing director, Laura Wilson, to managing director locally, becoming the first female in the post.
Brownes Dairy marketing and sales chief, Natalie Sarich-Dayton, has been promoted to the CEO’s post, becoming the company’s first female leader in its 135-year history.
Two new group executives covering customer and brands and customer portfolios are set to join the Medibank leadership team.
Australian Association of National Advertisers chief, John Broome, will step down from his position after a four-year term.
BIG4 Holiday Parks has hired the former marketing leader for digital health and fitness business, Sweat, as its new chief executive officer.