N2Growth Announces 2024 Marketing Leadership Award Winners

N2Growth, a prominent global organization specializing in human and organizational performance, has announced the winners of its 2024 Marketing Leadership Awards. This annual recognition honors ten marketing professionals who have shown exceptional leadership and innovation, particularly in navigating the challenges posed by the global pandemic and shifting economic landscapes.

The award recipients were praised for their resilience and adaptability in a rapidly changing environment. These leaders have embraced digital transformation, hyper-personalization, and artificial intelligence to foster meaningful connections with their audiences. Additionally, their commitment to diversity, equity, and inclusion (DE&I) has set a standard for authentic engagement with diverse consumer bases.

Kelli Vukelic, CEO of N2Growth, highlighted the significance of these leaders’ contributions. “Their unwavering commitment to innovation, diversity, and authentic storytelling is driving business success and shaping our industry’s future,” she said.

Among the notable characteristics of this year’s winners are empathy, trust, self-awareness, learning agility, and a commitment to sustainability. These competencies are seen as essential for success in today’s dynamic marketing landscape.

Diane Hund of U.S. Foods emphasized the importance of customer-focused marketing. “The winners are those who move quickly to align the right action to the right target, for there is no shortage of opportunity, only a shortage of time,” she said.

The award ceremony underscores the evolving role of Chief Marketing Officers (CMOs) in leading their organizations through digital and cultural transformations. These leaders’ innovative approaches and commitment to DE&I initiatives not only drive business results but also inspire the next generation of marketers.

N2Growth’s recognition of these top marketing professionals reflects broader industry trends towards embracing technology and fostering inclusive work environments. As marketing continues to evolve, the leadership exemplified by these awardees sets a benchmark for future success.

N2Growth congratulates the 2024 Marketing Leadership Award winners for their exceptional contributions and impact on the marketing community. The organization’s ongoing commitment to leadership excellence is evident in its support and celebration of these visionary CMOs.