Members tell us their participation is one of the most valuable things they do outside the office.
But don’t take our word for it—see what they say themselves:
—Ken Surdan, SVP, Product, Constant Contact
“Despite my hectic schedule, I prioritize my participation year after year because it’s the most valuable thing I do outside the office (and with the long-term participation of my fellow members we keep deepening our learning and knowledge as time goes on).”
—Sara Ortloff Khoury, VP User Experience & Research, Walmart eCommerce
“The quality of insights I get from my peers for the amount of time invested makes the Councils a go-to leadership support system year-over-year. I highly recommend it.”
—Amy Butler, VP Global Marketing & Ebusiness Life Sciences Solutions, Thermo Fisher Scientific
"Collaborative Gain does a terrific job of bringing world-class executives together from different industries to really learn from each other to build and market great products and strategies."
—Mitch Golub, President, Cars.com
“The advice and the level of trust is second to none. I know I can tap into the network at any time and get help. This gives me the confidence to innovate.”
—Amanda Richardson, VP, Product, HotelTonight
“The quality of my fellow Chief Product Officers on my council is terrific - I get more help in two days from them than from weeks or months of consultants or conferences.”
—Craig Hopkins, SVP Global Service Delivery, USAA
“...great forum for creating passion around the customer.”
—Diana Pessin, Director, eCommerce, HBO
“I was initially nervous about Collaborative Gain requiring too much time to be valuable. Now having participated, I find I was wrong to be concerned. It is totally worth it - and I highly recommend it.”
—Aisling Hassell, Airbnb
The Councils are incredibly valuable. Every executive that qualifies should join.
—Kimarie Matthews, VP, Social Web, Wells Fargo
"It’s wonderful to have this very supportive group."