Austin Business Community – Owners and senior executives, if the below speaker content is of interest or could assist you, please join us at one of our speaker workshop sessions. Please RSVP as space is limited.

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The meeting dates listed are for Vistage Business Owner Group CE4943. We are 15 Austin executives working together to become better leaders and making better decisions. Speakers provide work books or handouts and workshops take 2 1/2 to 3 hours.
There’s always room for one more…


Our 2018 Speakers were:

January – Don Schmincke, “Discovering the Leader’s Code

February – Dan Barnett, “Make or Break Execution

April  VES- Dr. David Cook, “The Mindset of a Champion”, Alex Chausovsky, “Navigating the crest: Acute insights for improving decision-making

May – Balaji Krishnamurthy, “Developing Leadership Through an Intentional Corporate Culture”

July – “Rosey” Rosenberger, “Business Process Triage (Building self-healing, continuously improving processes and teams)”

August – Michael Canic , “Ruthless Consistency: Aligning Your Organization To Win… Or Else!”

October – Chris Jennings, “Sales and Sales Force Management for CEO’s: What does the CEO Need to Know

November – Eve Meceda, “Mindset Changes Everything: The art +Science of Success in Business and in Life”


Please contact Ed  to reserve your seat at our next meeting as part of our 2019 Speaker Series. There is no cost in being our guest, so come, meet what could be your advisory board that will make a difference and change your business and life forever.


2019 Speaker Series (Speakers, Workshop Title and Focus)

January 16th) Speaker Workshop starts at 8:15am

Ami Kassar, The Growth Dilemma: Determining your Entrepreneurial Type to find your Financing Comfort Zone

(Focus: Business Brokerage, Mergers & Acquisitions, Banking, Financing, and Growth Management)

February 20th Speaker Workshop starts at 1pm

Irina Baranov, The Art & Science of Coaching

(Focus: Change, Creativity, Innovation, Communication and Presentation Skills)

April 17th Speaker Workshop starts at 8:15am

Carl Schroeder, Where to Go – Where to Grow: How to know your company’s market potential

(Focus: Strategic Planning and Visioning, Sales & Sales Force Management)

May 15th Speaker Workshop starts at 1pm


(Focus: Communication, Presentation Skills, Sales and Sales Force Management, Negotiations)

July 17th Speaker Workshop starts at 8:15am

Robert Teschner, Debrief to Win: Foundation of Accountable Leadership

(Focus: Problem Solving, Decision Making, Corporate Culture, and Performance Management)

August 21st Speaker Workshop starts at 8:15am

Joe Hernandez, Cutting Edge, High-Level Negotiating

(Focus: Negotiation Skill Development, Compromising)

October 16th Speaker Workshop starts at 8:15am

Jean Maxwell, Relationship Culture Works: If Culture Trumps Strategy then Relationships Trump Culture

(Focus: Leadership, Role of the CEO, Motivation, Empowerment, and Self Knowledge)

November 13th Speaker Workshop starts at 1:00PM

Alex Swire-Clark, The Rapport Advantage: Dynamically Transform the Way You Communicate

(Focus: Family, Relationships, Team Building, Conflict Resolution, Communication Skills)