108: Jack Hollis relies on his competitive nature to deliver for Toyota 

This week on “Marketing Today,” Alan talked with Jack Hollis, group vice president and general manager for the Toyota Division at Toyota North America. There he leads all sales, marketing, and market representation as well as guest experience and retention activities for Toyota regional sales offices and distributors. In addition, he retains a role as […]

August 15, 2018

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106: Brad Wilson of LendingTree believes leadership comes down to commitment

For this week’s episode of “Marketing Today,” Alan got up close and personal with Brad Wilson, who just happened to be visiting Durham, North Carolina. Wilson is the chief marketing officer at LendingTree, the nation’s leading online loan marketplace, with headquarters just down the road in Charlotte, North Carolina. Wilson took over the marketing reins […]

August 1, 2018

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105: Jennifer Halloran on leading MassMutual’s comprehensive rebranding efforts

In this week’s episode of “Marketing Today,” Alan’s conversation is with Jennifer Halloran, head of brand and advertising at MassMutual. The beginning of Halloran’s tenure at MassMutual was marked by a complete rebranding effort across all aspects of the company, including the hiring of two new agencies of record. In a decision to go with […]

July 25, 2018

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101: Loren Angelo and Audi believe in challenging the status quo

Loren Angelo VP Marketing at Audi of America

This week on “Marketing Today,” Alan spoke with Loren Angelo, vice president of marketing for Audi of America, where he leads marketing positioning and management of the Audi brand in the U.S. In addition, he manages advertising, experiential, CRM, social media, product integration, retail marketing, and research strategies for the carmaker. In the course of […]

June 27, 2018

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100: Colin McConnell of Prudential Financial believes financial services is more about solving than selling

Colin McConnell Chief Brand Officer at Prudential

Milestones are a big deal — wedding anniversaries, graduations, retirements, promotions…and 100 podcast episodes. That’s right, this week marks a major milestone for “Marketing Today” — we’re hitting the century mark with our 100th episode. We appreciate all the support and interest we’ve received for “Marketing Today,” and we look forward to many more episodes […]

June 20, 2018

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99: Trish Mueller on listening, leadership, and developing talent

Trish Mueller former Home Depot CMO

In this week’s “Marketing Today” podcast, Alan talked with Trish Mueller, co-founder of Mueller Retail Consulting. Prior to starting her consultancy, Mueller was chief marketing officer at The Home Depot from 2011 to 2016, where she spearheaded the company’s shift from print and traditional media to omnichannel marketing. In 2015, Mueller earned the CMO Club’s […]

June 13, 2018

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