MarketPro Announces New CMO for Financial Research Associates

CHARLOTTE, NC – January 11, 2016 – CMO recruitment firm MarketPro is excited to announce yet another successful Charlotte marketing executive search with the placement of Mark Hagerty in the role of Chief Marketing Officer at Financial Research Associates (FRA).

FRA is a leading networking events and tradeshow hosting company for the finance and business sectors.

“MarketPro has grandly succeeded in recruiting Mark Hagerty as the new Chief Marketing Officer at Financial Research Associates,” said Ellen Wofford, the company’s Chief Operating Officer. “Mark’s expertise in digital marketing, UX design and website development will serve to compliment the current marketing team and take FRA to the next level.”

The CMO recruitment process was led by MarketPro’s President Bob Van Rossum.

“We’re very excited for Mark and FRA alike,” said Van Rossum. “Mark’s experience and capabilities line up perfectly with the business’s vision for growth.”

Hagerty is being pulled from Reliant Technology where he served as head of digital marketing. His new role will be as part of FRA’s senior leadership team, working at the company’s headquarters in Charlotte.

About MarketPro

MarketPro Inc. is a woman-owned marketing executive search and marketing staffing firm founded in 1996. Headquartered in Atlanta, the nationwide recruitment agency matches high-performing marketers with clients who need their skills and experience to take their business to the next level. Learn more at

About Financial Resources of America

Since 2001, Financial Research Associates has provided the retail and institutional financial markets with crucial educational and networking opportunities covering issues and topics that are often news to even the news media. With the FRA partners’ 65+ years of combined conference experience, our seamless operational processes and the extensive, original research that goes into each topic, FRA has established itself as the leading provider of substantive, topical information for C-suite financial executives. Learn more at