New chief executive peer advisory group launched in Kansas City area by Vistage Chair Mike Panethere

San Diego, November 1, 2016 — Vistage Chair Mike Panethere has announced formation of the newest chief executive group, for owners and CEOs in the Kansas City area.  As one of more than 800 Vistage Chairs in the US, Mike will help his group members get results using a proprietary issue processing method to tackle their most challenging business questions. More than 22,000 executives, business owners, and CEOs around the world rely on local area groups to get the most out of their businesses.

Of the new launch, Mike said, “My founding members are a group of diverse and highly driven leaders. I am passionate about helping them grow personally, and helping their organizations grow.”

Mike Panethere is CEO & Principle of Puzzle Piece Consulting, and is former Director of Sales with NBC and FOX Interactive. He has proven aptitude in project management, human resource optimization, process development, and strategic planning; successfully spearheading launch and execution of several marketing platforms. Mike has a BS in Journalism from the University of Kansas.

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