Los Angeles business community welcomes Fred Carpenter’s newest Vistage chief executive group

San Diego, April 1, 2016— Vistage Chair Fred Carpenter has announced the formation of his newest chief executive group in the Los Angeles, CA area. Carpenter will help his group members get results using a proprietary issue processing method to tackle their most challenging business questions. More than 21,000 executives, business owners and CEOs around the world rely on local area groups to get the most out of their businesses.

Vistage Regional Executive Jackie Kibler applauded his success: “Fred is passionate about his Vistage practice. I have had the pleasure of seeing him in action leading his group. He delivers a spark and genuine caring that his members feel. I couldn’t be happier for him in building his new group. Congratulations to you and all you do!”

Fred Carpenter has over 25 years of experience in successfully managing companies as a managing partner and CEO. Included in his portfolio of experience are real estate, technology, financial, and educational businesses. His career has included the start-up, acquisition, and harvesting of several business. In addition, he has spent the last several years working with companies experiencing turnaround opportunities. Carpenter has a BS in Business and a MBA from the Marriott School of Management at Brigham Young University.

About Vistage Worldwide, Inc.
Vistage Worldwide is an organization designed exclusively for high-integrity CEOs and executive leaders who are looking to drive better decisions and better results for their companies. Our members — 21,000 strong in more than 17 countries — gather in trusted, confidential peer advisory groups where they tackle their toughest challenges and biggest opportunities. Leveraging the Vistage platform, our members have demonstrated the ability to refine their instincts, improve their judgment, expand their perspectives and optimize decision making. CEOs who joined Vistage grew their companies at three times the rate of the average U.S. company, according to a 2015 analysis of Dun & Bradstreet data. Learn more at vistage.com.

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