New chief executive peer advisory group launched in Washington, DC, by Vistage Chair David Belden

San Diego, April 6, 2015— Vistage Chair David Belden has announced the formation of the newest chief executive group for business owners and CEOs in Washington, DC. As one of more than 400 Vistage Chairs in the US, Belden 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 Lee Peters applauded his success: “David, when we discussed the idea of you starting a new CE group a little over 30 days ago, I knew you were the Chair to make it happen and get this group to the start line. Throughout this extremely short build process, you have enlightened me with new ideas and ways to engage potential members for a quick call to action. Congrats on growing your practice and I look forward to sharing new best practices you have taught me…well done David!!!!”

David has been associated with Vistage, the world’s leading Chief Executive Organization, for the past 19 years. The first three years were as a member while restructuring the North American operations of a global Swiss company. For the past 16 years, David has been a Chair in Vistage. David is now a Master Chair, facilitating and coaching Chief Executives in the Washington, DC region.David is also the founder of the facilitation company, ExecuVision International (iexecuvision.com). EVI specializes in team alignment, executive coaching, workshops, and retreats for companies, associations, not-for-profits, and governmental organizations. The focus of this work is to help teams discover the underlying blockers to cooperation, understanding, and profitability. A significant dimension of David’s work is in mentoring, where he has performed between 30 and 40 sessions a month for the past 16 years. David lived abroad for 30 years, successfully completing five start-ups and three major turn-arounds in six countries (Denmark, Germany, France, Taiwan, Japan, USA). In doing so, he garnered profound insight into the universal nature of organizations.

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