Vistage Members Recognized as San Diego Business Journal’s 2016 Most Admired CEOs

San Diego, Jan. 28, 2015 Vistage Worldwide, Inc., a global organization that assembles and facilitates private advisory boards for CEOs, senior executives and business owners, is proud to announce that 11 member companies have been recognized by the San Diego Business Journal as the Most Admired CEOs of 2016:

  • Scott Dietz, 3 Blind Mice Window Coverings
  • Sean Ferrell, Managed Solution
  • Tom Gildred, FMT Consultants
  • Niko Gubernator, eMolecules, Inc.
  • Kent Harle, Stellar Solar
  • Jamie Hernandez, Strategic Business Communications
  • Tim Josse, KRC Rock
  • Bill Keith, Perfect Bar, LLC
  • John Klinedinst, Klinedinst PC
  • MaryAnn McGarry, Guild Mortgage Company
  • Mark Wallace, Warehouse Solutions, Inc.

“Vistage is proud to recognize so many members as some of the most admired CEOs in San Diego,” said Sam Reese, CEO of Vistage Worldwide. “Our members work with their Vistage peer advisory groups to become better leaders, and it’s great to see them recognized for their impact on the San Diego business community.”

Now in its ninth year, The San Diego Business Journal’s list of Most Admired CEOs recognizes the great achievements of local industry leaders both within their companies and in the community. The winners and finalists are lauded for demonstrating determination and insight yielding huge successes for their organizations.

Finalists are judged in the categories of nonprofit organization (e.g. 501(c)3), business nonprofit (e.g. credit union), education, family-owned business, government agency, privately held company and public company. Finalists and winners will be recognized at a special awards reception on Feb. 18, 2016, at the Town and Country Resort & Convention Center.

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 20 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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