86: Raja Rajamannar and the evolution of Mastercard’s “Priceless” campaign

This week on “Marketing Today,” Alan talks with Raja Rajamannar, Chief Marketing and Communications Officer and President, Healthcare Business at Mastercard. Rajamannar started his career at Asian Paints before moving over to the payment industry, holding numerous positions with Citi as well as two years spent as chairman and CEO […]

March 14, 2018

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85: Susan Vobejda finds a home at The Trade Desk

This week on “Marketing Today,” Alan talks with Susan Vobejda, chief marketing officer at The Trade Desk, the fastest-growing demand-side platform (DSP) agencies, aggregators, and their advertisers can use to manage their digital campaigns. Vobejda’s career started in finance, but she quickly made the leap to advertising — confessing that […]

March 7, 2018

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84: Cory Treffiletti is always trying to be a better version of himself

For this week’s episode of “Marketing Today,” Alan talks with Cory Treffiletti, CMO of Voicera, a technology company that has created an AI virtual assistant named Eva (Enterprise Voice Assistant). Eva can be invited to meetings and will listen and take notes as well as follow up on identified action […]

February 28, 2018

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82: Adam Pierno finds his second act in the world of strategy

This week on “Marketing Today,” Alan talks with Adam Pierno, chief strategy officer at Santy and the author of “Under Think It.” Pierno is a living, breathing example of invention and reinvention. He started on the creative side of advertising — where he was an art director and, ultimately, a […]

February 14, 2018

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81: Allen Adamson and the challenge of a world that is spinning faster

In this week’s “Marketing Today,” Alan talks to Allen Adamson, co-founder and managing partner of the marketing company, Metaforce. Adamson is also the author of four books, the latest of which is “Shift Ahead: How the Best Companies Stay Relevant in a Fast-Changing World.” During his conversation with Alan, Adamson […]

February 7, 2018

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36: On the contrary: Bob Hoffman on the state of the agency world

Bob Hoffman on Marketing Today

Bob Hoffman is an “Ad Contrarian,” which is also the name of his popular and influential blog, and he’s a best-selling author, advisor and sought-after speaker on advertising and marketing. Earlier in his career, he was CEO of two independent advertising agencies. So, needless to say, he knows his way […]

March 8, 2017

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34: CMO Linda Boff markets GE as a digital industrial company

Linda Boff

Linda Boff is the CMO of GE, a behemoth company with over 300,000 employees worldwide. While certainly an established brand, it’s a company in transition, and Boff has been leading that charge, not only to evolve but to make things better for people they serve. As she says, “We’re five […]

February 22, 2017

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