New small business peer advisory group launched in Pasadena, CA by Vistage Chair Anna Kennedy

San Diego, November 2, 2016 — Vistage Chair Anna Kennedy has announced the formation of the newest small business group, for owners and CEOs in Pasadena.  As one of more than 800 Vistage Chairs in the US, Anna will help her 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.

Of the new launch, Anna said, “The issues my members face makes for very interesting issue processing; and highly impactful action plans. I’m honored to be serving a very dynamic, thoughtful, and collaborative group.”

Anna Kennedy is Founder of RainMakers (US), Inc., offering business development consulting to growth businesses; and is author of “Business Development for Dummies” and “Plan-for-Profit”. For over 20 years, she has held top executive posts, leading international technology projects across industries during her tenure as Managing Partner at USWeb/marchFIRST/divine and VP Business Development at Guidance Solutions. Educated in England, Anna holds a BA (HONS) from the Open University and a PGCE from All Saints College.

About Vistage Worldwide, Inc.
Vistage is the world’s largest CEO coaching and peer advisory organization for small and midsize businesses. For more than 65 years, we’ve been helping CEOs, business owners and key executives solve their greatest challenges through confidential peer groups and one-to-one executive coaching sessions. Today, more than 45,000 members in 35 countries rely on Vistage to help make better decisions for their companies, families and communities. The results prove it: Vistage CEO members grew their annual revenue on average by 4.6% in 2020, while nonmembers with comparable small and midsize businesses saw revenue decrease by 4.7%, according to a study of Dun & Bradstreet data. Learn more at

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