Charleston business community welcomes Kirk McMillan’s newest Vistage group

San Diego, November 1, 2016 — Vistage Chair Kirk McMillan has announced the formation of his newest group in Charleston. Kirk will help his group members get results using a proprietary issue processing method to tackle their most challenging business questions. More than 45,000 executives, business owners, and CEOs around the world rely on local area groups to get the most out of their businesses.

Asked about the launch, Kirk said, “It is an honor to be leading the newest Vistage peer group in Charleston, comprised of business leaders that play a significant role in the community where I live, and where my children will grow up.”

Kirk McMillan is Principal at Abraxas Business Services; is CEO Coach & Consultant at RiseWell LLC; and is former President and & CEO of Twelve Baskets, Inc. Under his leadership, Twelve Baskets, Inc. grew its annual sales from $2M to $75M. Kirk also served as VP North America for FBN International, the largest peer-to-peer network for family-owned businesses. He holds an MBA in Entrepreneurship & Family Business from Kennesaw State University, and a BS in Business Administration from The Citadel.

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