Best Practice Report

Enhancing The CSO/Product Executive Relationship

January 1st, 2018


The intertwined relationship of B2B product management and sales organizations means that leaders of both teams need to help each other succeed. Forrester research shows that, on average, companies with strongly aligned sales, marketing, and product functions grow 19% faster and are 15% more profitable than other companies. This report discusses five areas of alignment between the chief sales officer (CSO) and product executive (chief product officer or equivalent).

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