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.
Posts about Chief Strategy Officer
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    … This is “View from the Top,” the latest in a Digiday series featuring creative leaders talking about their career paths and leadership perspectives. Read previous interviews here. Since joining McCann London last May from TWBA London, Zaid Al-Zaidy has risen quickly up the ranks, going from chief strategy officer to CEO in the space of five…

    Chris Smith/ Digidayin Content- 6 readers -
  • Openings and New Hires at Belly, UBL, WorldNow, and FreshLime

    …… Theresa Meyer just celebrated 7 years at Tripadvisor, it seems she headed down the aisle with the travel review giant and is playing for keeps. Rich Hargrave just celebrated an anniversary with over 6 years at hibu, the digital team for Yellowbook. His experience and sales talent is unparallelled. Scott Finholm just blew out three strong candles…

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  • A tour of Manhattan’s West SoHo, the new Madison Avenue

    … being you. Best coffee? The best espresso in the hood (cue another argument) is at Ground Support on West Broadway. I don’t do lattes, but lots of people who do swear GS’s are among the very best they’ve ever had. Try the prosciutto, taleggio and rhubarb-strawberry jam. Also, look up from your iPhone, because there is probably someone very…

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