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Prudential Financial | Company Profile, Marketing Contacts, Media Spend, Brands

Headquartered in Newark, NJ, Prudential Financial is a provider of finance and insurance-related products and services. The company offers services that include mutual funds, life insurance policies, long term care, real estate and retirement services.

Main Telephone (973) 802-6000
Main Fax
Primary Address
751 Broad Street
Newark, NJ 07102-3777

Prudential Financial Contacts

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Michelle C. Senior Vice President, Strategy & Chief Marketing Officer - Group Insurance NJ
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Email: *****@*******.***
Main Phone: (973) 802-6000
Direct Phone: *** **** ***   ext: ****
Direct Fax: *** **** ***
Assistant Name: ** **** ***
Assistant Phone: *** **** ***
Address: 751 Broad Street
Newark, NJ

Charles L. Executive Vice President & Chief Operating Officer NJ
John S. Chairman & Chief Executive Officer NJ
Naveen A. Chief Customer Officer NJ
Robert F. Executive Vice President & Chief Financial Officer NJ

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Associated Brands

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Prudential HealthCare *
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Score 59: Close Watch – Prudential Financial hires CMO to lead digital, customer marketing


Subject: digital, TV, print, out-of-home

Company: Prudential Financial, the Newark, NJ-based provider of finance and insurance-related products.

Opportunity: Prudential has appointed Hema Widhani to the role of CMO of digital and customer marketing. In this role, Widhani oversees all digital marketing for the finance and insurance provider. So far this year, Prudential has run 317 standard display ads on over 2,000 publishers (<1% mobile), so Widhani has her hands full (according to Droga5 is creative AOR.

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Experience: Widhani joins Prudential from Citibank, where she served as head of digital customer experience.  She has also served as SVP of customer engagement at E*Trade. Last April, Prudential also added a new CMO for its Insurance Group – Michelle Crecca (more here).

Media Spend: According to Kantar Media, Prudential spent $109.1 million on measured media in 2014 – $22.3 million of which was allocated to digital channels (mainly display). Other spend breaks down as such broadcast ($42.3 million); print ($31.6 million); and out-of-home ($12.8 million). Radio, Hispanic and sponsorship received minimal spend by comparison.

Digital Breakdown: Jan-June 2014 saw Prudential run 698 standard display ads on 3,127 publishers, which means Prudential’s digital presence has decreased by 36% in 2015. However, top ad destinations stayed largely the static.

National TV Spend: Per iSpot, Prudential has spent $20.8 million on national TV ads so far this year. The most money has been spent to air ads on NBC, ABC, CBS, Fox News and CNN during shows such as “Figure Skating,” “Entertainment Tonight,” “Wheel of Fortune,” “ABC World News Tonight with David Muir” and “Jeopardy!” This is up 43% from the same period 2014, when Prudential spent $14.5 million, targeting roughly the same networks and shows.

Competitors:  AIG, Nationwide, Fidelity, John Hancock, The Hartford, etc…

Prudential Financial 
751 Broad St.
Newark, NJ 07102
(973) 802-6000

Hema Widhani 
Chief Marketing Officer – Digital & Customer Marketing
(973) 802-6000

Frank Boesch 
Director, Digital Marketing
(973) 802-6000

Mark Hug 
Chief Marketing Officer – Prudential Financial
(973) 802-6000