How Private Equity is Embracing AI with Steven Horwitz

How Private Equity is Embracing AI with Steven Horwitz

Our inaugural episode of the What’s Your Deal? podcast features Steven Horwitz, Founder and Managing Partner of Orchid Black. Steven is a hands-on, performance-driven leader and strategist with over 30 years of executive leadership and venture capital consulting experience across software and technology-enabled service organizations. His experience spans high growth environments and turnaround situations ranging from early stage, venture-backed software startups through Fortune 100 companies. Steven sat down for a conversation with our Chief Development Officer, Mark Coronna, to discuss how private equity firms are embracing AI to foster healthy growth and some key considerations for businesses looking to begin…
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Closing Time podcast featuring Jennifer Zick

Closing Time podcast featuring Jennifer Zick

Random Acts of Marketing: Move Past it to Make Your B2B Marketing Strategy Work FOR You Our founder and CEO, Jennifer Zick, was recently the featured guest on the Closing Time podcast with host Chip House.  (more…)
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Do Good Work podcast featuring Jennifer Zick

Do Good Work podcast featuring Jennifer Zick

Creating Category Dominance Our founder and CEO, Jennifer Zick, was recently the featured guest on the Do Good Work podcast hosted by Raul Hernandez Ochoa.  Jennifer discussed how businesses can achieve category dominance when they start by building a solid marketing foundation that includes a strategy to help them overcome random acts of marketing.  Listen to the podcast Watch the conversation https://youtu.be/K644jEx8DPI
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Talent Talks podcast featuring Jennifer Zick

Talent Talks podcast featuring Jennifer Zick

The Power of Shared Expertise Through Fractional Leadership w/ Jennifer Zick & Jim Hardwick Our founder and CEO, Jennifer Zick, was recently the guest on the Talent Talks podcast hosted by  Titus Talent Strategies, CEO & Visionary, Jonathan D. Reynolds.  Jennifer was joined by Jim Hardwick, Chief Community Officer of Sales Xceleration®. The team talked about sales and marketing fractional leadership, and why it's a smart approach that brings external expertise to organizations in a flexible and cost-effective manner. Additionally, the three also covered the importance of giving back, living life with no regrets, the tough lessons learned and what’s…
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Inbound Back Office podcast featuring Jennifer Zick

Inbound Back Office podcast featuring Jennifer Zick

Why agencies need marketing leadership Our founder and CEO, Jennifer Zick, was recently the featured guest on the Inbound Back Office podcast with host Amy Foley.  Jennifer Zick discussed why growing businesses need marketing leadership, the different phases of business, and when you need a strategic marketing leader.  Additionally Jennifer discussed: What happens when no one "owns" the marketing role in a business How fractional CMOs can help you scale with lower risk Benefits of working with a team of Fractional CMOs with differing skills and experience Listen to the podcasts
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Inbound Back Office Podcast Featuring Jennifer Zick

Inbound Back Office Podcast Featuring Jennifer Zick

Why Agencies Need Marketing Leadership Our founder and CEO, Jennifer Zick, was recently the featured guest on the Inbound Back Office podcast.  Jennifer explained why agencies need marketing leadership and shared how Authentic's fractional CMOs help agencies (and many growing businesses) overcome random acts of marketing to take the next right step toward healthy growth. Jennifer also covered the following: What is marketing leadership, and why do you need it? Different phases of business and when you need a strategic marketing leader What happens when no one "owns" the marketing role in a business How fractional CMOs can help you…
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Poised for Exit Podcast Featuring Jennifer Zick

Poised for Exit Podcast Featuring Jennifer Zick

Build a High Value Authentic Brand Our founder and CEO, Jennifer Zick, was recently the featured guest on the #PoisedforExit podcast with host, Julie Keyes.  In this episode, Jennifer discussed the important role of the CMO for growing businesses and the fractional CMO model. Fractional CMOs work with the internal leadership team of companies to quarterback the marketing strategy and implementation, and provide resources and insights to build the company's brand through measurable and effective marketing tactics.  Jennifer also discussed Authentic’s proprietary Authentic Growth™ Methodology that is designed to help our clients stay focused on the right marketing strategies to…
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