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Drive your company’s growth by tapping into the power of brand


Chief Marketing Partners offers experienced brand and marketing leadership for hire when you need it the most.

CMP sets up leaders and their teams for success by developing brand strategy, crafting marketing plans, and activating expert teams — all tailored to your company’s business goals and culture. We align brand and business goals to drive competitive advantage.



We believe brand HELPS ALIGN AND STRENGTHEN business strategy.

Your brand has the power to shape your culture, operations, sales, and marketing to deliver value and drive growth. The promise your brand makes to its employees, customers, and other stakeholders drives every decision across your business — making your company a brand promise delivery machine.


CMP's brand and marketing experts have worked for years with companies of all sizes -- from start-up companies to global enterprises.  Our industry expertise spans arts and entertainment, beauty, CPG, fashion, food and beverage, hospitality, luxury goods, media, technology and non profit.

“After one CMP workshop with our leadership team, they were able to help us cut through the BS and land on a positioning that made sense for our business and resonated with our target. If only I could call on CMP to help me be as efficient in other areas of my life. TRUE ROCKSTARS!”

Savina Perez
VP Marketing, CultureIQ
“Chief Marketing Partners created a brand strategy that became the foundation of our brand. Their intuitive understanding of what resonates is incredibly rare. They changed the trajectory of our business.”

Isaac Oates

Who we are

The CMP Collective

We are marketing and business development experts who collaborate with a collective of strategists, creatives, and technologists. Together, we are a team of "activators” who immerse ourselves in your brand and operations to drive faster, smarter change.

Felicia Stingone

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CMP is led by Felicia Stingone, a branding expert and passionate believer in the power of brand-led growth. She works with business leaders to help scaling organizations align their brand with their business goals. And she helps bring those brands to life by creating and activating integrated teams to execute on high-impact initiatives that drive results — think of her as your on-call CMO.

Felicia has led brand development and marketing expansion across hospitality, food and beverages, business services, and nonprofit industries. Prior to co-founding CMP, she’d helped shape brands like Danny Meyer’s Union Square Hospitality Group, 92nd Street Y, and Glaceau VitaminWater.  

Earlier in her career, she was an Associate Partner at kirshenbaum bond senecal (kbs) leading integrated marketing for almost a decade where she worked with such leading brands as Citi, Snapple, Wines from Spain, VMH brands Hennessy, Moet Chandon, and Grand Marnier, and others.

Janine Silvera


Janine is a business innovation and marketing leader who helps build and optimize world-class brands in tech, media, CPG, fashion, and retail. Between her extensive corporate leadership experience and successful start-up ventures, Janine is highly adept at guiding companies in operationalizing their ideas and infrastructure for sustainable growth.

Janine was the CMO at Union Station and B the Change Media where she built the brands, created the marketing infrastructures and led growth.

Janine also held senior posts at Vanity Fair, The New Yorker and in Conde Nast’s corporate marketing division.  At Conde Nast, she launched and led an industry-leading content marketing agency that provided digital, social and branded content solutions for global and luxury brands including Walmart, General Motors, P&G and Ralph Lauren.

ComMs Strategy & PR


Cari Sommer

Cari is a communications and strategy expert, and the founder and CEO of Sommer Communications Group. SCG is a boutique communications and PR consulting firm that helps entrepreneurs and innovators shape ideas, create influence, and inspire actions.

Growth Marketing


Wilton Arellano

Wilton is a freelance growth marketing leader that has systematized marketing for over 100 startups, from pre-launch to Series A.


Content Marketing


Adrienne Smith

Adrienne is an independent content marketer, editor, and writer. She helps growing companies establish their messaging, build their editorial processes, and connect content to sales.

Business DevELOPMENT


Christina Grdovic

Christina has created brand awareness and increased revenues across the food, wine, spirits, and travel industries. She’s served as Publisher of Food & Wine, ran the Travel + Leisure business, optimized the F&W Wine Classic in Aspen, and spearheaded F&W’s partnership with Bravo’s Top Chef.



Elizabeth England

Elizabeth is a “hired gun,” writing leadership pieces, blogs, websites, brand narratives and strategic content for both agencies and companies. 



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Nancy Ruzow

Nancy Ruzow believes that design should be clean, clear, and easy to understand — because creative solutions that promote and persuade ultimately perform. For more than 30 years, Ruzow has visually helped companies inform, influence, and expand their audience.  

PR & MarkeTing

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Leah Herman

Leah launched Kindred Co. in 2016. Kindred Co. is a full service marketing and media strategy company, specializing in food & beverage businesses and the hospitality industry.



LEARN How CMP Can Help Your Business

Please get in touch with us to learn more about how CMP can help your company can tap into the power of brand to scale your business.

Join the CMP Network

Let us know if you are interested in joining the CMP collective of brand and marketing experts.

Chief Marketing Partners
The Assemblage Nomad
114 E 25th Street
New York, NY 10010
(917) 297-1894