Strategic Branding and Marketing to Illuminate Pathways in the Lighting Industry

BY JENIFER WALSH

What you'll discover
when watching Jenifer's story

Meet Jenifer Walsh - Chief Marketing Officer @ WAC Lighting

Jenifer Walsh is the Chief Marketing Officer (CMO) at WAC Lighting, a leading company in the lighting industry providing stylish and functional luminaires for residential and commercial spaces worldwide.

Jenifer’s journey into marketing began with a focus on sales, which she views as closely linked to marketing. Her diverse background spans sales, advertising, and marketing, providing her with a comprehensive understanding of the industry.

At WAC Lighting, Jenifer oversees both the functional and decorative lighting sectors, serving various industries like hospitality, commercial, and residential. She emphasizes the importance of educating consumers and industry professionals about lighting products and their benefits.

Jenifer, focused on implementing marketing automation to generate and manage leads effectively, has been instrumental in building a strong marketing operations team at WAC Lighting.

Jenifer believes in the continuous testing and adaptation of content to meet audience needs. She values metrics for gauging marketing effectiveness and ties them to business goals, including revenue contribution.

Her approach ensures long-term success and brand recognition in a competitive market.

Check out Jenifer Walsh's thoughts on content marketing!

When it comes to generating demand for her company, Jenifer shares:

"I'm starting with building that team and bringing on a marketing automations platform, bringing on a marketing automation specialist, someone that truly understands the platform."

She also shares her thoughts on the importance of content creation and distribution:

"You can't be afraid to fail. You can't be afraid to try new things. You can't be afraid to pivot, and you have to measure."

When it comes to the importance of branding, Jenifer shares:

"Branding lifts all ships. It creates that halo effect. It creates that awareness in the market. It creates a level of trust in the market."

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