Powering innovative business growth

Reach new heights with a world-class, diverse and proven subscription-based CMO.

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For startups

For mid-size

15 yrs. experience

C-level marketer

Innovative

Bold

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What We Do  /

Propel your results

…with fractional CMO services

We offer fractional chief marketing officer services, or what we call Marketing-Leadership-as-a-Service, to growth-focused businesses that need marketing leadership, strategy and execution.

Immediate expertise

Our carefully-vetted and highly experienced CMOs have worked in marketing leadership roles at some of the best known companies in the world.

Performance-driven

We’ll work with your leadership team to develop specific goals and key performance indicators to measure results.

Strength of many

Our weekly CMO strategy sessions power your strategic plans with the collective brainpower of our top marketing minds.

Services

View our fractional CMO areas of expertise.
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Real results

Our experts have led marketing efforts in more than 50 countries worldwide. Here are just a few examples.
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Successful marketing launch

Led the global marketing plan and launch that grew new customer acquisition and revenue from $1M to $50M.

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YoY growth

Drove annual growth in an established business greater than 25% YoY for 3 years through strategic portfolio management, pricing strategy, and integrated marketing campaigns.

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New market strategy

Created the new market strategy that helped a global financial services company enter the Latin American market.

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Communicate new vision

Led the global communication strategy and execution of corporate changes to meet a new company vision before and during the pandemic.

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New digital initiatives

Executed new digital initiatives that exceeded web traffic, customer engagement, and lead generation goals while expanding the brand's footprint.

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What people say

Here's what people say about working with Propel.
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“We’re excited to partner with Propel as their team of world-class marketing leaders pioneer the marketing leadership-as-a-service category. There’s a new way for mid-size companies and venture-funded startups to power growth, and that’s Propel.”
John Schreurs
CEO, Strategic America
“Propel delivers real results and its team is well positioned to power significant growth for mid-size companies around the globe.”
Matthew Hargrove
Managing Partner, BlackGreyGold Companies
“Propel has assembled a growing team of expert marketers that will provide strategic marketing leadership-as-a-service. We’re excited to partner with them in their endeavor to bring a new formula for powering business growth.”
Drew Harden
President & Co-Founder, Blue Compass
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Stay updated

Insights from our marketing experts.
Thought Leadership

It's important to understand the ever-changing trends in the digital landscape and the strategies needed to create an effective and engaging presence for your social media channels.

News

Charlotte-based Moura brings extensive startup marketing leadership experience to rapidly growing Propel.

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Additional services

From marketing strategy to campaign execution, we have you covered.
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Design

Design powerful and elegant imagery, intuitive and interactive online experiences

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SEM / SEO / PPC

Optimize organic and pay-per-click strategy and manage campaigns

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Email

Build consideration and loyalty with your audiences

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Content

Create custom content that informs, engages, and inspires action

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Public Relations

Drive brand awareness, trust, and credibility

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Social Media

Engage and convert with thoughtful social interactions

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Frequently asked questions

Your questions, answered by our CMOs.
Why Propel?
Answered By
Gregory Bailey
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Propel’s mission is to power growth and do good. Our CMOs deliver the leadership and guidance needed to bring your business ambitions and growth goals to reality. From the development of marketing strategy to campaign execution, your Propel CMO will deliver on powering your business’ growth.

What is a fractional CMO?
Answered By
Haley Stomp
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A Fractional Chief Marketing Officer (CMO) is a carefully-vetted and highly-experienced executive that provides your company with strategic marketing leadership for a fraction of the cost of a full-time hire. A fractional CMO is an extension of your company’s executive leadership and is responsible for powering your business growth through marketing leadership.

Why not hire my own CMO?
Answered By
Randy Bachman
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We believe every growth-oriented organization can greatly benefit from an experienced Chief Marketing Officer, but hiring a full-time executive-level staff member is costly, especially when considering the complete picture of salary, bonus, and benefits. Propel clients gain access to leading talent with a more flexible and affordable financial commitment.

Which companies are a good fit for Propel services?
Answered By
Glenn Rothenberg
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Companies that often get the most value from our Fractional CMO services are mid-size businesses and venture-funded startups that have completed a priced round of funding. We also work with divisions or departments within larger organizations.

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