Doug Zarkin (CMO of Pearle Vision)
Doug Zarkin (CMO of Pearle Vision) was hired to revitalize a struggling marketing organization and solidify brand positioning in an increasingly challenging environment: direct-to-consumer prescription eyewear. He recognized the value of the trust that bonds Pearle Vision's patients and eye doctors, which is built upon a series of small moments.
These moments sparked a series of emotionally supercharged content campaigns, displaying in full view the importance of knowing, on a personal level, who is helping you choose the perfect pair of glasses. In this episode, he notes that in order to succeed as a brand of people caring for people, you have to create genuine, emotional connection. Consistently.