The Leadership Instrumental to Success

Rosemary Blum
Rosemary T. Blum
President and CEO

In leading CMO, Rosemary Blum builds upon more than 25 years of experience in sales, marketing and management from "both sides of the desk." A business-to-business marketing expert, she has experienced the business of marketing from the frontlines to the boardroom. Rosemary is a former vice president of marketing, advertising agency owner, top-ranked sales person and graphic designer. Under her leadership, CMO enables companies to achieve more through marketing.

Rosemary has worked with a range of B2B brands in the technology sector, including Lee Technologies, where she served as Vice President of Marketing and a member of the executive team.

She was also a managing partner of a local, full-service, award-winning advertising agency for more than 12 years where her focus was new business development. There, Rosemary worked primarily with clients in the high-technology, economic development, tourism and transportation markets including the City of Fairfax, County of Culpeper and the Virginia Department of Transportation. Additionally, Rosemary secured clients for the agency with very notable brand names, such as American Express, Cox Communications and Freddie Mac.

CMO has been certified by the Virginia Department of Minority Business Enterprise (VDMBE) as a Disadvantaged Business Enterprise (DBE) under the following NAICS code(s):

541613 Marketing Consulting Services
541810 Advertising Agencies
541820 Public Relations Agencies
541830 Media Buying Agencies
541890 Other Services Related to Advertising
541910 Marketing Research and Public Opinion Polling

Vendor Number: C1303
Certification Number: 682470

Rosemary's expertise in building brand equity and marketing accountability has positioned CMO as the "go to" company for growth-focused business-to-business organizations. She is an active member of the Northern Virginia Technology Council and Women in Technology.