Membership

The Rhode Island CEO Council

An Exclusive Consortium of CEOs Building a Stronger Rhode Island


Member Experience

Chief Executives Only  •  Peers Participating with Peers   •  No Substitutes Permitted

Rhode Island CEO Council members build important relationships, engage in honest,
off-the-record conversations with equals, and influence the path forward for their business,
other businesses, and the state of Rhode Island.


— Member Benefits —

CEO Briefings/Exchanges/Forums - 7 per year | CEO+1 Afterhours - 2 per year | CEO to CEO Conversations - unlimited

CEO Exchanges

90 min | 7:00-8:30am | 3-4 per year


Insights

Make Better Decisions in Less Time

Listen to probing interviews and gain insight into how renowned CEOs and thought leaders think. Connect with your peers and discuss the challenges you all share. Then engage in a Q&A with our guest CEO. Receive the high-value ideas and break-through insights you need to make the best decisions.

CEO Briefings

120 minutes | 7:00-9:00am | 2 per year


Answers

Better Navigate the Unexpected

Participate in timely briefings about unexpected economic and market changes that may significantly impact your business. Gain strategically important insights about potential risks and opportunities. Receive advice from subject-matter experts and moderated member discussions.

CEO Forums

120 minutes | 7:00-9:00am | 1-2 per year


Impact

Help Move Rhode Island Forward

Be a leading voice among Rhode Island business leaders with unique opportunities to influence and drive the thinking of state and local decision makers. Add your wisdom and perspective to conversations about strategic issues, policies, and programs that impact business success in Rhode Island.


NOTE: Members who cannot attend a meeting in-person may participate online & interactively engage with attendees


CEO Afterhours

Fine Foods, Beverages, & Conversations | 2 per year


Connection

Relax and Relate

Unwind and connect with other Rhode Island CEOs (and their significant others) in a private setting away from public scrutiny, where you can enjoy open conversations with others who share common CEO-life experiences.

CEO Boards

Accel Membership Required | monthly


Clarity

Accelerate Sales, Revenue & Profits

DiveDeep into high-impact decisions that you and a curated group of your peers are facing. Share knowledge, experience, ideas and advice. Receive the clarity and unbiased advice you need to make the best possible decisions and achieve the results you want in less time.

CEO Retreats

Accel Membership Required | annual


Vision

Unplug and Reenergize

Participate in our annual CEO Retreat at a highly desirable destination. Away from the intensity of non-stop demands, deepen relationships, dive into issues that keep you up, and gain the strategic vision you need to take your organization to the next level.


Member Directory

Members Only | Online Access


Access

Member-only online access to other members' contact information. To be used only for private CEO-to-CEO conversations.

Resource Directory

Members Only | Online Access*


Expertise

Confidential online access to CEO-tested & recom­mended experts, coaches, consultants, and other resources (available in late 2022).


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The Rhode Island CEO Council

Charting the path forward for RI business, RI policy, and the RI Economy



— Established in 2006 —

(originally founded as the Chief Executives Club of Rhode Island)

— An exclusive and powerful consortium of chief executives who help each other take their business and Rhode Island to the next level —

— Our Sponsors —
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