Fractional Chief Marketing Officer Kent Huffman and DigiMark Partners Join Forces with Propel

Dallas-based Huffman brings B2B and B2C marketing leadership experience to rapidly expanding Propel.

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DALLAS, TX, JULY 12, 2022 – Propel, the leading national network of fractional chief marketing officers (CMOs), is pleased to announce Kent Huffman and his firm DigiMark Partners have joined forces with the growing company.

With more than eight years’ experience as a fractional CMO, Huffman is a results-oriented marketing and branding executive with a broad range of expertise. He's able to provide both B2B and consumer-focused solutions, which he has used to great effect for mid-size companies and venture-funded startups.

With a reputation as a marketing revitalization specialist, customer experience advocate, change agent, and published author, Huffman has received numerous awards and has generated significant growth results for a number of businesses. He brings to Propel marketing leadership experience from AT&T Capital, Perot Systems / Dell Services, CompuCom Systems, and Bearcom Wireless, where he served as chief marketing officer for more than eight years for the nationwide provider of wireless voice, video, and data solutions.

Huffman is a sought after columnist and contributor for publications such as Entrepreneur and Forbes; and counts numerous awards and accolades to his credit, including “Most Influential CMOs” by CEO World Magazine, “CMO of the Year” finalist by American Marketing Association, and “50 Most Influential CMOs on Social Media” by

Known for his engaging five-step process to marketing leadership, Huffman has successfully led marketing and grown businesses ranging from startups to Fortune 1000 companies. In addition to his fractional CMO work, Huffman serves as a marketing mentor for several clients of Newchip Accelerator, a remote global startup accelerator based in Austin, Texas.

Based in Dallas, Huffman joins Propel CMOs located in Des Moines, Seattle, and Columbus.

About Propel

Propel is pioneering a new Marketing Leadership-as-a-Service™ (MLaaS) category, inviting businesses to power growth with our subscription-based CMOs. Powered by the strength of our people, Propel CMOs are tested and trusted – having served in the boardrooms and marketing trenches of the nation’s top corporate brands and on the ground-level with successful startups. Reach out at