We Help Businesses Simplify Marketing and Build an Engine for Revenue Growth
Fractional CMO services to increase brand awareness and lead generation
Marketing Can Be Complicated and Expensive
But without effective marketing, your business doesn't have an engine for revenue growth!
How Can a Fractional CMO Help Your Business?
Over 30 years helping businesses from Fortune 500 to SMBs and start ups, we have a broad marketing expertise.
Experienced marketing professionals without the overhead and cost of a full-time hire's salary and benefits.
A network of marketing experts bring the right skillsets for each tactic without the expense of full-services agencies.
Flexible pricing means services are priced to fit your budget. We offer fixed price, hourly rate, and equity options.
Engagements are offered either as a part-time executive, on-demand expert, or fully outsourced marketing service.
Our cross-industry experience means we have developed best practices that can be tailored for your specific needs.
We Understand, Businesses Want Results From Their Marketing Investments
Our 30+ years of experience help businesses get results that grow revenue
The problem is that marketing is complex and costly, making you uncertain about what marketing investments will produce the best results.
We believe that marketing doesn’t have to be overly complicated or expensive. We understand that investments need to produce meaningful results. That is why we created our "Virtual CMO" marketing framework to streamline planning and tactical execution.
Let us simplify your marketing and build a plan of action, so you can stop missing out on revenue opportunities and create an engine for growth."
Eric Dickmann - Founder and Fractional CMO
Here's How It Works...
Our simplified framework is designed to maximize marketing effectiveness and deliver measurable results!
Diagnose - First, we work closely with your management team to understand your business, your products and services, the markets you serve, and the challenges you’ve encountered.
Design - Then we go to work building a marketing plan with detailed marketing tactics and timelines so you get a big picture view of your new marketing strategy.
Deliver - Finally, we bring in the best and most cost effective resources to get the plan executed and to start building a marketing engine for increased awareness and revenue growth!
Flexible Marketing Advisory Services
We offer strategic marketing advisory services designed to fit your budget. Whether you need a fractional CMO or on-demand expertise , we can help!
Not sure where to start or what you need? Our Marketing Plan Audit uncovers revenue generating opportunities and provides actionable recommendations.
A great place to start
Our Fractional CMO service
As needed marketing support
The Virtual CMO Podcast
The Virtual CMO podcast explores growth marketing strategies for small and midsize businesses (SMBs). Hosted by Eric Dickmann, Founder of The Five Echelon Group and a fractional CMO, we focus on what it takes to build strategic marketing plans and execute successful growth marketing programs.
The podcast features interviews with other fractional CMOs, marketers, and industry thought leaders who share their real-world experiences and insights. We discuss marketing automation technology and talk to vendors, freelancers, and agencies to learn how their services can help improve the effectiveness of your marketing campaigns.
Join us each week for new episodes!