For over 40 years, Chief Executive has been dedicated to helping CEOs and senior executives tackle their most pressing issues, plan for future growth and successfully lead their businesses. Through live events, peer roundtables, research and leadership-focused content, we provide executives like you timely best practices, unbiased data, insightful analysis and meaningful peer interactions you won’t find anywhere else.
The Summit is specifically designed for busy operators of PE-backed businesses, with a focus on sharing the practical expertise of active practitioners, rather than academic theory and research.
The Smart Manufacturing Summit is custom built to help mid-market manufacturing leaders refresh, strengthen and reimagine their organization for a new era.
The Summit convenes public company board members and industry experts to educate, inspire and prepare directors to excel in the current business climate.
The Strategic CFO Forum offers practical, peer-tested tactics and strategies to help finance leaders succeed, drive value through their organization and become the strategic, indispensable business partner their CEO needs to steer the enterprise.
1:00 - 5:00 pm
Over 70% of Executives Surveyed Agree: Many Strategic Planning Efforts Lack Systematic Approach Tips for Enhancing Your Strategic Planning Process
Executives expressed frustration with their current strategic planning process. Issues include:
Steve Rutan and Denise Harrison have put together an afternoon workshop that will provide the tools you need to address these concerns. They have worked with hundreds of executives to develop a systematic approach that will enable your team to make better decisions during strategic planning. Steve and Denise will walk you through exercises for prioritizing your lists and steps that will reset and reinvigorate your process. This will be a hands-on workshop that will enable you to think about your business as you use the tools that are being presented. If you are ready for a Strategic Planning tune-up, select this workshop in your registration form. The additional fee of $695 will be added to your total.
2:00 - 5:00 pm
Female leaders face the same issues all leaders do, but they often face additional challenges too. In this peer session, we will facilitate a discussion of best practices and how to overcome common barriers to help women leaders be more effective within and outside their organizations.
Limited space available.
10:30 - 5:00 pm
General’s Retreat at Hermitage Golf Course
Sponsored by UBS
General’s Retreat, built in 1986 with architect Gary Roger Baird, has been voted the “Best Golf Course in Nashville” and is a “must play” when visiting the Nashville, Tennessee area. With the beautiful setting along the Cumberland River, golfers of all capabilities will thoroughly enjoy the golf, scenery and hospitality.
The golf outing fee includes transportation to and from the hotel, greens/cart fees, use of practice facilities, and boxed lunch. The bus will leave the hotel at 10:30 am for a noon shotgun start and return to the hotel after the cocktail reception following the completion of the round.