In addition to providing business coaching and advice to local companies, Alex Kent is also a Vistage Chairman with Vistage International (UK) Ltd. He runs three South East UK Advisory Groups involving around 25 CEOs, MDs and business executives.
Alex Kent was awarded a 2015 Vistage Chair Excellence based purely on the feedback from his group members. Excellence awards are rare – only one in ten of the Vistage Chairs in the UK received awards this year. Alex Kent is the third from left in the awards ceremony picture.
With more than 19,000 members in 16 countries, Vistage is the world’s foremost leadership organisation for business leaders. Vistage’s Executive Leadership Programme provides unparalleled access to new ideas and fresh thinking through monthly peer group meetings, one-to-one mentoring, and speaker presentations from hundreds of top industry experts, social networking and an extensive online content library of articles, best practices, podcasts and webinars.
This top executive network started from very humble beginnings over five decades ago. It was based on a simple, yet revolutionary idea – sharing knowledge and experiences to help each other generate better results for their businesses.
Vistage members meet in small groups every month to help one another make better decisions, achieve better results, and enhance their lives. They’re also collaborating online, tapping into a vast content library, and learning from hundreds of top industry speakers.
Vistage member companies generate nearly £215 billion in annual revenue and employ approximately 1.8 million employees around the world. Studies have shown that Vistage member companies outperform their competitors and, on average, grow their revenues at three times the percentage growth rate after joining Vistage.