Steve Erickson Launches New Vistage Group in Minneapolis Market

San Diego, August 26, 2014— Vistage Chair Steve Erickson has recently launched a new chief executive group in Minneapolis, MN. The new Vistage group will meet monthly to discuss business issues, share expertise, and provide one another confidential help to achieve their goals. Erickson is part of a community of more than 400 Vistage Chairs who lead local area groups, which total more than 21,000 members in 16 countries.

A few words from Regional Executive, Dave Bartel: “Steve demonstrated that having a strong network and a deep understanding of Peer Group Advisory Boards was very powerful when putting together his group. He saw what he wanted in the room and he went after it! No excuses would be a way to describe Steve and his work focus. On top of his drive, he also shows that he cares and wants the best for his members and I feel will bring out the best in them. Congratulations Steve on making this happen!”

Steve Erickson is a past President of Erickson’s Diversified Corporation which is a third generation family owned business. Erickson is the Director of Coaching, Leadership and Development at Two Wolves in Minneapolis Minnesota. There he is directly involved in Recovery Services and life skills coaching. Mr. Erickson’s many years and expertise in business allows him priceless insight into business, career, and executive coaching. He also is the Founder President of The Speed of Life, which is a lifestyle catalyst for executive, business, or professional men and women. He studied in Business and Business Administration at The University of Montana.

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