London 2012 marketing director David Magliano will not join the London Organising Committee for the Olympic Games. He had been expected to stay on after winning praise for helping to bring the games to London, but he has resigned and will take the rest of the year off.
Our trusty columnist has been away for the past 10 weeks teaching the Mini MBA in Marketing and Mini MBA in Brand Management to 3,000 marketers across more than 40 countries. With class over and fresh from winning the PPA Columnist of the Year award, he returns with his own take on the Ronaldo Coca-Cola incident.
Organisations with greater CX maturity are seeing their ability to demonstrate returns put them in a stronger position to invest, at a time when digital experiences are making the difference in winning customers’ business.
A key fixture of its long-standing ‘Live Young’ campaign, Evian made the decision to switch its marketing focus to sustainability as the brand’s top marketer believes people now “want to know what’s behind the brands” they consume.
After a year under lockdown, many marketers are turning to thoughts of next steps and new ways of working.