Why Marketers Should Take on the Chief Revenue Officer Role artwork
Growth Colony: Australia's B2B Growth Podcast

Why Marketers Should Take on the Chief Revenue Officer Role

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  • 30:38
  • February 21st 2024

Dreaming of being CRO? Time to turn that dream into a reality! With the wise words of Kim Robertson, you'll learn the 'must-dos' and 'don'ts' and how people in marketing are just as capable of this role as compared to those with a sales background.

What to expect in the episode...

  • Defining the CRO role
  • The must-have attributes of a CRO
  • US vs APAC

Kim is a highly skilled marketer and commercial strategist with over 22 years of experience in both B2B and B2C markets. She is widely recognised as an ‘overachiever’ in terms of identifying innovative solutions to optimise the customer experience and generate new and profitable revenue streams for the brands under her custodianship.

Her experience spans the marketing of technology services, software, hardware, ISO standards, auditing services, across the IT, Auditing and Certification business travel service industries.

Kim started her successful career in advertising, before moving across to client side, with an IBM ‘start-up’ before moving to ASX multinationals IBM and SAI Global, and for the past 3 years has been with Flight Centre Travel Groups' largest supplier SME supplier of business travel services in Australia, Corporate Traveller.

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Growth Colony: Australia's B2B Growth Podcast

We chat with B2B founders, CMOs, marketing & sales leaders about their successes, failures, what is working for them today in the B2B marketing world and everything in between.

Each week we dive deep into B2B topics including account-based marketing (ABM), demand generation, lead nurturing, sales and marketing alignment, automation, content marketing, marketing leadership and many more!

Hosted by Shahin Hoda

Produced by Shahin Hoda, Alexander Hipwell & Allysa Maywald from xGrowth.