Marketing has long been considered more art than science, but the demands of a more dynamic, globalized business world has led to the development of sophisticated methods for quantifying marketing success.
Organized into eleven focused sections, this reliable resource offers an effective approach to making a complex topic understandable. Written for both marketing managers accountable for growth-driven activities that must yield measurable results as well as senior executives who need a firm understanding of marketing's impact on a business or product line, this informative guide puts more than 110 key metrics in perspective.
Along the way, you'll be introduced to a variety of important analytical tools, from brand, customer, and sales metrics to advertising, price, and distributions metrics. And with the addition of new examples and metrics-including significant updates to the online/digital/social area- Measuring Marketing, Third Edition will put you in a better position to excel at this difficult endeavor.
John A. Davis is Regional Managing Director and Executive Director, Asia - Duke CE. His career spans the academic and business worlds, as a senior executive and leader in both. He is the author of several acclaimed marketing books. John is a visiting professor at the International Olympic Academy in Olympia, Greece, and has also taught at University of Washington, UC Davis and Stanford University, and in partner programs with faculty from University of Chicago, INSEAD, Emory, Munich Business School, and the European Business School. John has also taught in dozens of executive education programs for leading companies, including: IBM, DOW Chemical, and Allianz. His research interests are in global brand leadership, marketing strategy, sports marketing, and marketing accountability. He received his M.B.A. from Columbia University and his B.A. from Stanford University.