Chief brand officer
A chief brand officer (CBO) is a relatively new executive level position at a corporation, company, organization, or agency, which typically reports to the CEO or board of directors and is responsible for a brand's image, experience, and promise. The brand officer oversees marketing, advertising, design, public relations and customer service. Some of the more notable organizations to establish a CBO position include the American Automobile Association, Baskin-Robbins, Bell Canada, Boston Market, Citigroup, McDonalds, WWE and Mattel.
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