1, 2, 3 Overview

  • Nominations: Submit qualified Chair candidate nominations on the My Vistage My Nominations Page or vistage.com/nominatechairs.
  • Completion of Chair Academy: Candidates are required to attend and complete the entire duration of Chair Academy which consists of four complete weeks of learning.
  • Approved to begin Group Build: Candidates who complete Foundations of Vistage Chairing 1 and are approved to commence the New Group Build process. Not all candidates who complete Foundations of Vistage Chairing 1 are approved to begin the New Group Build process.
  • Launch 1st Group: Candidates who launch their first group.
  • Max Commission: $6,000 per nominated Chair candidate.
  • Chair Resource Guide: Chair nominations must meet all eligibility guidelines stated in the Chair Resource Guide. See pages 28-29 under “Chair Candidate Nominations.”
  •  Eligible Participants: Chairs, pending Chairs, and speakers.

FAQs

Q I nominate a Chair candidate who attends and completes Chair Academy and is approved to start the New Group Build process, I get $3,000. Upon the candidate’s group launch, I receive $3,000. Is there a deadline by which the group needs to launch?

AThere is no deadline for your nominated Chair candidate to launch his or her group. Typically, new Chair candidates will be supported with a New Group Build effort for six months.

Q If I nominate three Chair candidates and all three are approved to commence the New Group Build process, what would my total commission be for my three nominations?

AYou would receive $3,000 per nomination upon each successful Chair Academy graduate approved to commence the New Group Build process for a total of $9,000.

QHow much would I receive if my three nominations are all approved to commence the New Group Build process, but only one Chair candidate launches a group?

AYou would receive $12,000 total – $3,000 for each New Group Build approval and $3,000 for one group launch.

QI nominate three Chair candidates who all attend and complete Chair Academy, but only one is approved to begin the New Group Build process. What commission do I receive?

AYou would receive $5,000 total – $3,000 for the candidates who completed Chair Academy (3 x $1,000) plus an additional $2,000 for the one approved to begin the New Group Build process.

QDo I receive commissions for a candidate who does not complete Chair Academy?

ANo. You would not receive any commission for a candidate who does not attend and complete four weeks of learning at Chair Academy.