Aggie Vistage Program

AGGIES HELPING AGGIES, LEADERS ADVISING PEERS

Many Aggies have belonged or currently belong to a Vistage Group. Take a look at this list of current and former Aggie Vistage members.

How It Works

Vistage is rooted in history and has served more than 22,000 executives in 20 countries. For more information like this, check out this fact sheet.

Confidential peer advisory boards

  • Work on your most pressing issues with an exclusive group of 12 - 16 chief executives from non-competing industries.
  • Process issues in sessions led by a highly-trained executive coach.

World-class speakers

  • Learn from highly-rated Vistage speakers during 4 program meetings.
  • Activate new ideas for business growth and personal development.

Specialized community

  • Join an in-person community organized by industry, function or geography.
  • Receive high-value answers to tactical questions.

Private executive coaching
Optional - Additional fees will apply.

  • Receive one-to-one coaching from an accomplished business leader.
  • Get personalized guidance to navigate challenges and opportunities.
Program Details
Who Attends?The group is limited to 16 CEOs, Presidents, or Business Owners of small to mid-size businesses.
Important DatesStart Date: January 24, 2019
StructureNine, one-day sessions held over a period of 12 months.
Cost$9,500/year (includes all materials and costs associated with an offsite workshop - lunches, snacks, beverages, etc.)
LocationMays Business School, Texas A&M University, College Station, TX
Time8 am - 5 pm with a one-hour break for lunch

Selection Criteria

To maintain the integrity of the Aggie Vistage Program, many qualified will apply, but only a few will be selected.

  • Must be the top strategic decision maker (CEO, President, Owner, etc.)
  • Organization is established (not a start up), typically with at least 25 employees
  • Motive for joining includes business and personal growth (not for business networking)

Membership Application and Selection Process

  1. Submit Membership Application by January 14, available online or by contacting Alyssa Morgan, amorgan@mays.tamu.edu. Please submit applications to Brant Houston, brant.houston@vistage.com.
  2. Phone interview with a Vistage Chair.
  3. We will notify you of your acceptance or wait list status.
  4. Upon acceptance, payment for the program is due in full by January 21.

What Other Aggies Are Saying

 

“My fellow Vistage members and chair have enabled me to test ideas, formulate strategies, and tackle difficult decisions within a confidential environment. Today, several of our key executives are also in Vistage groups because of the value INTERA receives from the Vistage model.”

Marsh Lavenue, Ph.D. ’82
President & CEO
INTERA Incorporated

“My Vistage peers hold me accountable and help me make those tough decisions that are in the best interest of my company. I credit Vistage with many of the practices I have put in place at my firm that have resulted in success for me and my employees, as well. Vistage has made my company’s journey of fast growth manageable and enjoyable.”

Rachel R. Hayden, PE ’89
President/CEO
Hayden Consulting

"I think your idea of combining TAMU and Vistage is a home run!"

Bob Dill
President & CEO
Hisco
TAMU Industry Advisory Board, Industrial Distribution

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