B2B Marketing

What to Consider When Creating B-to-B Lead Evaluation Models

Modeling business-to-business data can be tricky business. There are considerations consumer marketers don't have to worry about, such as how a given industry indicates propensity to purchase, or the impact of multiple decision makers within an organization. Chief Marketer spoke with Matt Fulk, senior manager of database marketing at SAS, about the challenges of creating…

Outsider’s Perspective Helps Hoover’s Refine Brand

|  by Beth Negus Viveiros

Navel gazing doesn’t come intuitively to business-to-business firms, but perhaps it should: A good, hard, introspective look at itself – augmented by voice of customers and prospects research – was key in Hoover’s Inc.’s refining its marketing message. This was not a feel-good exercise. “With everything going into social media, the world is becoming more…