New small business peer advisory group launched in Long Island by Vistage Chair Howard Levitt

San Diego, January 19, 2016— Vistage Chair Howard Levitt has announced the formation of the newest small business group- for business owners and CEOs in Long Island, NY.  As one of more than 500 Vistage Chairs in the US, Levitt 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: “Howard, congrats on leading the charge bringing back our small business program back to Long Island!  You have done an amazing job putting this group together as well as using it as a platform to help share your talents with our entire community.   We are so fortunate to have you part of the community and your new members are in for a treat! Congrats!!”

Howard Levitt has risen through the corporate ranks starting in public accounting and then shifting to the private sector holding positions of leadership from VP Controller, CFO, COO, President and CEO. He has been directly responsible for the emergence of a large national/international luxury retailer, IPO’s. LBO’s and turn arounds. Howard currently holds the positions of Treasurer of the USO and is the Chairman and Founder of America’s Cause. Howard holds a degree from Queens College City University of New York in Accounting and Economics

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 17 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 analysis of Dun & Bradstreet data. Learn more at vistage.com.

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