A. Annual Kickoff Meeting

June 15, 2021 from 1 pm - 4:30 pm (also recorded). By web this year for safety.

Barbara Corcoran, CEO
Barbara Corcoran Inc

Steve Wozniak, co-Founder

Lisa Dennison, Chairman

John Mackey, Co-founder & CEO, Whole Foods Market

Panel: Best Ideas to Accelerate Diversity and Inclusion
Lisa Dennison, Chairman, Sotheby’s
Deepa Kashyap, Vice President, Fidelity
Tamara M. Stevenson, Chief Diversity Officer, Westminster College
Tina Bowers, VP & Chief Diversity Officer, Children’s Health System of Texas
Emily Rankin, Sr. Director, Brink's U.S. and Canada

Panel: The Roles of Leadership in Shaping Organizational Culture
Julia Stewart, Founder and CEO, Alurx (formely Dine Brands/IHOP)
Frances Allen, CEO, Checkers
Theodora Berenson, Director, CBS
Karen Jenkins, Sr Director, Capital One

Nashville CEO Club

B. Monthly Meetings (All Included for 12 Months).

All webconferences begin at 2 pm ET unless noted and are also both recorded and summarized for later viewing. The board temporarily shifted to web meetings for safety.

2021:   1/28, 2/25, 3/25, 4/22, 5/27, 6/15, 7/22, 8/26, 9/23, 10/28, 11/18, 12/16.
2022:   1/23, 2/27, 3/26, 4/23, 5/28, 6/25, 7/23, 8/27, 9/24, 10/22, 11/19, 12/17.

C. Member Benefits and Online Resources.

The network of high level members is powerful. You will be in a group of movers and shakers focused on growth and success. Our online resources are also great. You can watch recent speakers, upcoming dates, key articles, book summaries, mentoring resources and more by logging in (benefits) and your registration includes a full year's access.

Fee:   $299 Just $199 Early-Bird Rate by   (Covers 12 months from join date).
Includes the kickoff meeting, 12 monthly meetings, and online resources. Everything is included except meals once we resume in-person meetings (i.e. breakfasts are usually $35 at cost).

Great Speakers Every Month (also recorded if missed) . . .

Get inspired and supercharge your company. Learn insights and secrets to company growth and success. Example past speakers . . .

Catherine Monson
Fast Signs

Ken Barrett
Chief Diversity Officer
General Motors

Allison Chandler
Sr. Director

Peter Warwick
Chief People Office
Thomson Reuters

Pamela Watts

Camille John
Senior Vice President
Bank of America

Alissa Burwick
Vice President
Charles Schwab

Natalie Gebicke
Vice President
Goldman Sachs

Melissa Morris
Vice President
JP Morgan Chase

Monica Schmude
Market President

Brent Pawlecki
Chief Health Officer

Jeff Johnson
Sr. Director
Frito Lay 

Angela Lynn

Tanya Edwards
Senior Vice President
Bank of America

Gina Chapa
Vice President
American Airlines

Ashley Shepherd

Diana Caballero
Dow Jones

Deepa Kashyap
Chief of Staff

Frances Allen
CEO and President
Boston Market

Jay Vijayan
Tesla Motors

Marty Mulloy
Vice President
Ford Motor Company

Fonda Ingram
Sr. PM and Chief of Staff

Liz Reich

Lynn Charytan
Executive Vice President

Mary Kay Vona
Ernst & Young

Jeanie Zheng
Vice President

Marie Myers
Global Corporate Controller

Past Participants at Our Events

• Advantage Resourcing
• Alliant Health Solutions
• Ashley Furniture
• AT&T
• Colonial Pipeline
• Cumulus Media
• Curant Health
• Dustex
• Fidelity Bank
• Hodges-Mace
• Homestar Financial
• IFG Companies
• Influence Health
• InfoMart, Inc.
• Jackson & Coker
• Jackson Healthcare
• Korn Ferry
• LG Hausys America, Inc.
• National Vision
• Navex Global
• Paragon Performance
• WellStreet
• Pruitt Health
• PwC
• Regions Bank
• Ryno Media
• ServiceMaster
• Sheltering Arms
• SpaceWorks Enterprises
• SunTrust
• Trimont Real Estate
• Vista Metals GA
• Waffle House
• Weber-Stephen Products
(and thousands of other leading companies who have attended our many conferences)

Fee:   $299 Just $199 Early-Bird Rate by   (Covers 12 months from join date).
Includes the kickoff meeting, 12 monthly meetings, and online resources. Everything is included except meals once we resume in-person meetings (i.e. breakfasts are usually $35 at cost).

Who May Register and Join?

Registering automatically makes you a member for (12) months at no additional charge (included in the registration fee). We currently have three (3) membership types we assign below based on your role. For those interested in Sponsorship see that page for pricing:

• Regular Membership. CEOs, Presidents, Heads of Organizations (included with registration).
• Associate Membership. Executives and professionals on the rise (included with registration).
• Sponsor Membership. Companies who wish to solidify their brand with the CEO community. Be a Sponsor

"It was excellent and thought provoking."  Carla McDonald, Hospitality Ventures Management Group

"I truly enjoyed the key note speakers who got the audience engaged, made us laugh, who were light-hearted, entertaining, but said great things."  - Charity Alber, S-Phase

"The speakers were generally very clear and concise, and presented their cases well."
- Chas Vinal, Uniquest

"The speakers were good and the topics were interesting...All in all, I did enjoy the day and learned a lot."  - Susan Roman, S-Phase

"I think the diverse range of speakers was a big positive."  - Dori Mendel, Call2Recycle

"I liked the various suppliers and the presentations."
- Deborah Hayek, Honeywell International

"I really enjoyed the speakers from diverse industries."  - Giulia Bundesmann, Primal Screen

"Thank you I really enjoyed yesterday’s program. I felt it covered a broad spectrum of Leadership and the speakers were very insightful."  - Sandi Horgan, Legendary Events

"Enjoyed the level of speakers as well as varied experiences and backgrounds...Overall content shared was unique and engaging."  - Lauren Unell, Cox Automotive

"Seeing the new stuff from Google was quite exciting."
- Rob Marlowe, CFO, Gulfcoast Networking

"The Mix of presenters was very valuable/interesting. Enjoyed the Panel discussion and open audience Q&A."  - Tia Bryant, Executive Director, S Phase

"Speakers were great and covered great topics. Loved the diversity."  - Bonita Richardson, Assurant

"I enjoyed the conference. I thought the topics and speakers were great."  - Katelyn Stewart, Warren Averett

"From a Speaker perspective I think they were pretty good."  - Jen Forbes, GPS Hospitality

"The conference was very enjoyable. Really felt moved and am making some positive changes in my life as we speak."  - Jennifer Efferson, Chief Administrative Officer, The Powers Company

"I think the concept of the Summit is AMAZING and please continue to do it."  - Victoria Myers, Conisus

"I attended and appreciated that there wa a large turnout."
- Justin Redifer, ProviderTrust

"I liked the networking the best. I think this years was the best I have been to. Keep up the good work."
- Mark Ridings, TWRA

"I thought that the topics were relevant from both a professional development and also a personal standpoint."  - Jill Houchin, RaceTrac Petroleum

"Enjoyed the diversity of topics and backgrounds, and a nice mix of roundtable discussions and more hands-on workshop topics."  - Jill Mourigal, FiduciaryVest

"Nice location! "  - Vicki Hall,Assurant

"All of the speakers were leaders in their careers and extremely inspiration."  - Denise Pagliarulo, AXIS Capital

"I liked the variety of speakers that attended and the how each of them brought something new and exciting to the table to learn from."  - Lauren Ewers, Veristor Systems