Vistage Chair Mike Cook launches new private advisory board for chief executives in Bellingham

San Diego, March 24, 2016— Vistage Chair Mike Cook has recently launched a new chief executive group in the Bellingham, WA market. The new Vistage members will meet monthly to discuss business issues, share expertise, and provide one another confidential help to achieve their goals. Cook is part of a community of more than 800 Chairs worldwide who lead local area groups, which total more than 21,000 members in 16 countries.

Vistage regional executive, Craig Stevenson, applauded his success: “Congratulations to Mike Cook for launching his CE group in the upper Northwest portion of the United State.  Mike has brought a new level of focus and intensity to the building of a group.  He demonstrated his mastery with his attention to the type of members he is attracting selecting.  Mike is truly a beacon of light and growth for Vistage in the Bellingham / Anacortes market.  Welcome Mike – we look forward to the positive energy and attraction you bring to your members and the overall market.”

Mike Cook is an adjunct faculty member at Western Washington University, is Founder of AMJ Group Management Consulting, and is former CEO & Sr. Consultant at Vitalwork Inc. He has 25+ years of consulting experience across industries, with a current focus on developing peer level managers’ collaborative work communities. Mike has a Masters in Labor & Industrial Relations from Michigan State University. To this end Mike sought out a partner that had the depth of experience and resource to make this community learning experience truly exceptional. He is truly humbled to partner with Vistage to begin this journey.

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 16 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 Dun & Bradstreet study. Learn more at vistage.com.

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