N2Growth Honors Trailblazing CMOs Reshaping the Marketing Landscape in 2024

N2Growth, a global powerhouse in human and organizational performance, is proud to unveil the 2024 Marketing Leadership Awards recipients. This esteemed recognition highlights the Top 10 Chief Marketing Officers (CMOs) who are revolutionizing the future of leadership and redefining the essence of marketing in the post-pandemic era.

The 2024 Marketing Leadership Award winners have demonstrated remarkable resilience, adaptability, and innovation in the face of unparalleled challenges. From navigating the intricacies of a global pandemic to tackling economic uncertainty and evolving market demands, these CMOs have consistently delivered exceptional results.

Among the distinguished recipients are:

  • Antonio Lucio is known for his inclusive leadership philosophy and ability to drive growth while significantly increasing the representation of women and people of color.
  • Alicia Tillman has been instrumental in deepening Delta’s relationship with customers and the world as a trusted consumer brand.
  • Jill Kramer, recognized as one of Forbes’ 50 Most Influential CMOs, has been a driving force behind strengthening the Accenture brand and leading the company’s biggest brand move in more than a decade.
  • Diane Hund, Senior Vice President and CMO of US Foods has been instrumental in bringing the company’s brand promise to life through innovative products, programs, and brands.
  • Alex Weller, VP of Creative at Patagonia, a passionate snowboarder and climate activist, spearheads the creative marketing strategy and amplifies the mission to save our planet through outdoor sports and environmental activism.
  • Brielle Caruso, with extensive experience in marketing and branding, has held leadership positions at renowned companies such as LVMH and Uncle Nearest, Inc.
  • Raja Rajamannar, a highly acclaimed global marketing executive, has successfully led Mastercard’s marketing transformation, pioneering the company’s transition to a symbol brand and launching its breakthrough sonic brand platform.
  • Kristin Lemkau, CEO of J.P. Morgan Wealth Management, has been recognized as a leader in the industry, helping launch several successful products and advancing diversity.
  • Ciara Anfield, Senior Vice President and Chief Member and Marketing Officer for Sam’s Club, has been instrumental in developing and executing cross-channel strategies to build passion for the brand.
  • Fiona Carter, a trailblazer in marketing, has orchestrated groundbreaking campaigns that have been recognized with numerous industry accolades, earning her induction into the Marketing Hall of Fame.

These visionary CMOs have not only harnessed the power of cutting-edge technologies and strategies but also made significant strides in advancing diversity, equity, and inclusion. By authentically reflecting the interests, styles, and lifestyles of diverse audiences, they have built genuine connections with consumers and set a powerful example for the next generation of marketing leaders.

“The 2024 Marketing Leadership Award recipients are true pioneers, reshaping the marketing landscape and driving transformative change within their organizations,” said Kelli Vukelic, CEO of N2Growth.

“Their unwavering commitment to innovation, diversity, and authentic storytelling is a testament to the power of leadership in the face of adversity. We are honored to celebrate their extraordinary achievements and the lasting impact they are making on their industries and communities.”

As we honor these exceptional individuals, we recognize their role as catalysts for transformation, inspiring their peers and the next generation of marketers to push boundaries, embrace innovation, and lead with purpose. Their legacy will undoubtedly shape the future of marketing and leadership for years to come.

N2Growth extends its warmest congratulations to the 2024 Marketing Leadership Award winners for their remarkable contributions to their organizations and the marketing community at large. As champions of diversity, equity, and inclusion and masters of empathy and trust, they are paving the way for a brighter, more connected future. For more information about the 2024 Marketing Leadership Awards and the full list of winners, visit N2Growth.com.

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