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SAN DIEGO, April 3, 2013 – CEOs reported an improved economy and brighter prospects for their own firms despite recent cutbacks in federal spending, in the Q1 2013 Vistage CEO Confidence Index. The Confidence Index was 96.6 in the 1st quarter 2013 survey, up from 87.0 in the prior quarter and the highest level since last year’s 105.1. The underlying strength in the economy has begun to shift the attention of CEOs from uncertainty about federal policies to the more traditional concerns of small firms centered on revenue growth, controlling costs, and staffing.
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San Diego, August 18, 2010 – Vistage International Chair, Cathy Fitzhenry has just launched a new Chief Executive group in the Omaha market. Fitzhenry’s new chief executive group will meet monthly to discuss business issues, share expertise, and provide one another confidential help in critical situations. The announcement was made by Vistage Best Practice Chair, Allen Hauge.
Cathy Fitzhenry also serves as President & CEO of CSF Marketing Services Company. She’s a graduate of the University of Illinois Entrepreneurial Program for Established Business Owners and volunteers in several local organizations, including the Child Saving Institute.
CHICAGO, Illinois – August 21, 2010 - The Chicago law firm of Arnstein & Lehr LLP presented Vistage member Dominique Raccah, publisher and CEO of Sourcebooks, Inc., with the 2010 Woman of Vision Award at its fourth annual luncheon for women business leaders.
The award, sponsored by Arnstein & Lehr’s Diversity Committee, recognizes and honors groundbreaking, inspirational women who have made a difference in Chicago's business community. More than 150 top female business and professional leaders attended last year’s Woman of Vision Award Luncheon, which honored Anne Pramaggiore, president and chief operating officer of ComEd. Professionals from across the Chicagoland area are attending this year’s event to honor Raccah, network with other women, and hear Raccah speak about her success in leading Sourcebooks, Inc., as well as well as offer advice for advancement and success.
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