Caron has a wealth of experience working with business owners to scale and grow, and consults on strategy and implementation for corporations and industry leaders as a Fractional Chief Strategy Officer or Mini CEO as her clients call her.

She is 1% of qualified digital marketers globally and has over 20 years full spectrum industry experience.

She is an expert in customer centric growth strategies, leveraging education and expertise and marrying online and offline scalable business models. Her current clients include mission based owners launching SaaS platforms, creative agencies and PLCs in Construction.

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How I Got Here


Youth Mayor of Pineville Schools Council
Chairperson of Students Representative Council


Graduated from High School – Deputy Head Prefect, Top Drama Student
Second Top Student in English


Wrote, Directed and Starred in award winning stage production of The Fabulous Adventures of Humphrey The Bullfrog


Studied BA in Dramatic Arts  - Wits University


Diploma in Public Relations – Public Relations Institute of Southern Africa. 2001 – Awarded Top Media Studies Student in South Africa


Worked on World Summit of Sustainable Development – South Africa


Moved to UK from South Africa


Corporate Career in London Newbuild Property and Construction Industry – managing customer strategy and sales for key PLC organisations including The Berkeley Group and Taylor Wimpey


Ten Peaks Challenge in The Brecon Beacons – ended up scaling 11 peaks in 12 hours


Shine Moonlight Walk – 26 miles in 24 hours


Became a Mom with a Christmas Baby, who also has life threatening food allergies


Left corporate career and established The Coza Group Ltd


Married the love of my life, Colm


Developed Food Allergy App called Teal (International JV) and started supporting other businesses to create their own apps within the longterm health space




Professional Diploma in Digital Marketing – Chartered Institute of Marketing. 1% qualified Digital Marketers Worldwide


MacMillan Cancer Mighty Hikes – 26 Miles hike Brighton to Eastbourne


Consulting Arm of Business Grew focussing on scaling strategies


Launched The Challenger CEO® Podcast


Participated in The Six Pack Revolution and started coaching for the programme in 2023


Established the Caron Pollard® brand


Opened Second Business C&C Collaborations ltd. Partnership to support ambitious women who want more and tired of playing it small – financial freedom, choice, impact. Membership, Mastermind, Events, Resources, Premium 1:1


Mentoring and workshops with the British Library Startups Programme



Launching The Momentum Business®

People are Talking

During our meeting, over coffee and a huge croissant, we had a breakthrough moment. A friendly chat with Caron, provided us with the clarity and confidence to identify our next steps effectively. Looking forward to tweaks and changes to make what we do even more impactful.

Roohi and Nida Mohiyadin – Founders Nu(pw)R

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