Will Henrickson Launches New Vistage Group in the New London Market

San Diego, December 5, 2013— Vistage Chair Will Henrickson has recently launched a new chief executive group in New London, CT – the first Vistage group in Eastern Connecticut. The new executive group will meet monthly to discuss business issues, share expertise, and provide one another confidential help to achieve professional and personal goals. Henrickson is part of a community of more than 400 Vistage Chairs who lead local area groups, which total more than 17,000 members in 15 countries.

Vistage Best Practice Chair Phil Fine applauded his success:  “Will Henrickson has done a superb job of building a new group in a new territory for Vistage.  His experience, passion and resilience will enable Will to give his members an extraordinary ‘Vistage Experience.”

As a former CEO and corporate executive, Will brings over thirty years’ experience in business startup, product development and international team leadership to this role of Vistage Chair.  He began his career as an engineering duty officer in the Coast Guard and Navy, where he led shipbuilding projects and trained future officers. After leaving active duty military service, he directed technology and product development teams at three MIT spin-offs. He then served as the president, CEO, and co-founder of several profitable advanced product companies. During his career, Will has built and led cross-functional organizations through all phases of product development and production startup; founded and built successful businesses; and assisted client companies in growing their market share.

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 | katie.mcweeney@vistage.com