Chief Strategy Officer

A chief strategy officer (CSO), or chief strategist, is an executive who is responsible for assisting the chief executive officer with creating, communicating, executing, and sustaining strategic initiatives within a company or agency.A typical CSO is not a pure strategist that creates long-term planning that is isolated from the company's current initiatives. Many CSOs are considered "doers" first and have the past experience to help advise and execute. Chief strategy officers are often executives who have worn many hats before at a variety of companies or agencies before taking on the responsibilities and tasks that come with the job title.
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    … with Mother, then RKCR/Y&R, Saint Digital and TBWA\London. Here, Al-Zaidy gives us his thoughts on turning a big agency around and keeping things fun. What was the challenge you had when taking over? We suffered a little bit from the “big effect,” which was highlighted all the negatives; slow, old-fashioned, not as digitally enabled. But actually…

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    Shareen Pathak/ Digiday- 14 readers -
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    … gem. The liquor’s a touch pricey, but the vibe and the grub is good – thank the food gods that the jalapeno tater tots survived the recent cull. The location on the cross streets of Downing and Bedford, nestled between some beautiful old carriage houses, is about as cute as it gets down here. Westway is the kind of place you roll to on a Friday…

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