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The CMOs

Secret Weapon

We help CMOs save time, grow revenue & achieve more.

David Schafer, Founder

“I want CMO’s to enjoy their dream job and change the world – 
not curl up in a fetal position.” 

Breath Easy.
From big ideas to smart 
execution, you’re covered.

OUR PROMISE

Gangbustrs curated project teams are made up of agency pros who’ve walked the walk. We work alongside your team to lead projects and drive results by bridging gaps you have in process, culture and capabilities. 

Breakthrough results meets 
greater peace of mind.

HOW WE HELP

Hone your strategy 
to claim category leadership
Align your mission, brand and people for success
Lauch orchestrated campaigns that drive higher ROI
$400M Business generated  for B2B clients
100% Marketing awards for effectiveness

What Clients Say

TESTIMONIALS

“Dave turns ideas into a reality by inspiring everyone with with wit, charm and insight. He instinctively knows how to uncover a story and realize the promise of a brand.”

Dean Hollander

Co-Founder / CEO at Perfect

“Dave is a rare breed of mastered creatives. He has an outstanding command of both creative, strategy and business. He has skillfully created top-notch successful campaigns for brand awareness and entertainment properties. Top notch all the way.” 

Val Aveni

Vice President, Social Media and Brand Strategy at MGM

“Dave is a rare breed of mastered creatives. He has an outstanding command of both creative, strategy and business. He has skillfully created top-notch successful campaigns for brand awareness and entertainment properties. Top notch all the way.” 

Val Aveni

Vice President, Social Media and Brand Strategy at MGM

What Clients Say

TESTIMONIALS

“Dave is a rare breed of mastered creatives. He has an outstanding command of both creative, strategy and business. He has skillfully created top-notch successful campaigns for brand awareness and entertainment properties. Top notch all the way.” 

Val Aveni

Vice President, Social Media and Brand Strategy at MGM

“Dave is a rare breed of mastered creatives. He has an outstanding command of both creative, strategy and business. He has skillfully created top-notch successful campaigns for brand awareness and entertainment properties. Top notch all the way.” 

Val Aveni

Vice President, Social Media and Brand Strategy at MGM

“Dave is a rare breed of mastered creatives. He has an outstanding command of both creative, strategy and business. He has skillfully created top-notch successful campaigns for brand awareness and entertainment properties. Top notch all the way.” 

Val Aveni

Vice President, Social Media and Brand Strategy at MGM

My unique brand-building approach has generated 
$1B in revenue for hundreds of top brands.

Real world experience.

I work along side your team in 90-day growth sprints 
to bring complex, creative programs to life.

Sleeves up.

Because we work across all marketing channels
to drive program ROI and deliver on you personal goals.

ROI Focused.

Solve problems.
Reclaim your mojo.

1 > Differentiate in a crowded market
2 > Strengthened Market Position
3 > Rapid turnaround in results & ROI
4 > Fix broken processes
5 > Boost team morale
6 > Enhance the brand visibility
7 > Create distinct brand assets
8 > Renewed industry respect
9 > Align sales & marketing

PROCESS

A process to eliminate roadblocks

Connect with future buyers more effectively

Fuel sustained demand & pipeline growth

Break through category noise with the right message

Reclaim your purpose. 

Drive revenue. 

OUR APPROACH

SOLUTIONS

Put our experience 
to work. 

Our workstyle is agile and collaborative. Based on you needs, we’ll build you a team of experts who work in “growth sprints” to help you succeed. 

Growth Sprint

Build The Brand

From brand strategy and design to sales battle cards and linkedin funnel optimization, we help elevate and align every aspect of your brand, people and processes to meet buyer needs for growth. Our team fills in any gaps with execution and guidance.

  • Stakeholder Research

  • Strategic Business Analysis

  • Brand Positioning

  • Brand Identity

  • Web design & Messaging

  • BuyerStory 

  • Playbook

  • Content

GET STARTED

Growth Sprint

Launch Campaigns & Content 

Buyer’s not motivated to action? ​We kinow how to uncover insights and turn them into a memorable campaign ideas so buyer’s always think of your brand first. Our approach helps build your brand authority while giving buyer’s a better experience. 

  • ABM & Demand Gen 

  • Creative Idea

  • Channel Content

  • Funnel Strategy

  • Digital, Social & Events

  • Podcasts, webinars & newsletters

Growth Sprint

Work With David

Wonder why something isn’t quite working right? Let’s find out. Our folks will work with your team for a month to learn the ropes and provide a tailored plan to help you outgrow the competition and become a category leader. 

  • Stakeholder interviews

  • Find growth opportunities

  • Paid media & content audit

  • Discuss Funnel Strategies

  • Target markets & competition

  • Flat fee, introductory pricing

Growth Sprint

Improve Media Performance

For brands spending more than $10k a month on paid ads and seeing poor ROI or friction with buyers. We help orchestrate full-funnel campaigns that increase revenue and lower CAC while also uncovering areas for channel optimization. 

  • Competitor analysis

  • Campaign creation & optimization

  • ROI reporting

  • Campaign optimization 

  • In-depth keyword discovery

  • Regular campaign reports

  • Advanced campaign consulting

  • Landing page & CRO recommendations 

Growth Sprint

Develop Marketing Insights

You’re swimming in data, we’ll help you pull out the right insights to drive your business forward. Our research capabilities are designed to help you develop powerful buyer insights and quickly apply them in market to make better business decisions. 

  • ​Qualitative research, including online and in-person focus groups, and one-on-one interviews 

  • Quantitative research, including segmentation, customer journey studies and concept testing

  • Brand tracking and customer satisfaction/loyalty research

  • Ethnographic studies

  • Usability testing

  • Website audits​

CASE STUDY

Amply is the world’s only transactional email API engineered to unleash customer insights at the heart of transactional email. 

“Accelerate your personal and professional growth.
Or just sleep better at night.”
- David Schafer

Fix your message.

Grow your company.

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