Leslie Grossman Launches New Vistage Group in New York City Market

San Diego, June 3, 2014— Vistage Chair Leslie Grossman has recently launched a new chief executive group in New York City. The new Vistage group will meet monthly to discuss business issues, share expertise, and provide one another confidential help to achieve their goals. Grossman is part of a community of more than 400 Vistage Chairs who lead local area groups, which total more than 22,000 members in 15 countries.

Vistage Best Practice Chair Phil Fine applauded her success: “Leslie’s expertise in the field of collaboration and the fact that she’s a serial entrepreneur and former CEO with 30 years of experience have been invaluable in helping her to launch her group. Leslie is consistently in the “learning mode,” as evidence by her books and her recent TED Talk, The Value of Having an Entourage. Her members and the entire Vistage community are exceedingly fortunate to have such a capable Chair. My sincere congratulations on her launch and I look forward to her contribution to our NY Vistage community.”

Leslie Grossman is a leadership and marketing strategist who has spent 25 years leading and growing entrepreneurial, nonprofit and corporate entities. As co-founder of Women’s Leadership Exchange, she collaborated with leading business experts to develop live and online education for every stage of a business life cycle, featuring business and marketing plans, innovation, new business development, expansion and exit strategies. Grossman has a BA in Psychology/Business from George Washington University and attended graduate school for Counselor Education at New York University. She is a graduate of Insight Seminars and Landmark Education.

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