San Diego, February 10, 2014— Vistage Chair Steve Wakeen has recently launched a new chief executive group in Stamford, CT. The new Vistage group will meet monthly to discuss business issues, share expertise, and provide one another confidential help to achieve their goals. Wakeen is part of a community of more than 400 Vistage Chairs who lead local area groups, which total more than 23,000 members in 15 countries.
Vistage Best Practice Chair Bob Duncan applauded his success: “Steve Wakeen brings wonderful talents and an upbeat personality to his new Chair practice. It was clear from the first time I met Steve that he has the experience and desire to help others that is at the core of every good Chair. Steve is a welcome addition to our community, and I congratulate him on his success in launching his first group. I am sure there will be more group launches in his future.”
Recognized over the last 30 years for his expertise in strategy and implementation, Steve Wakeen has been an advertising, sales and marketing executive with The Gillette Company, Grey Advertising, TBWA\Chiat\Day, Cossette Post, Targetnet Interactive, Chadwick Communications Corbis Corporation, and CRN International. He has extensive experience helping companies build revenue with disciplined sales and marketing strategies, and integrated marketing communications. He graduated with a B.A. in Literature from the University of Connecticut.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 -- [mbr-count] strong in more than [cntry-count] 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. Media Contact Katie McWeeney | Vistage 858.523.6875 | firstname.lastname@example.org