As the world evolves, so must YPO as we help the next generation of business leaders grow and thrive
Dallas, TX (PRWEB) September 15, 2011
Young Presidents’ Organization (YPO) leaders from around the world are gathering in Montreal this week to discuss the group’s short-term and long-term strategy and focus.
YPO International Chairman Robert A. Frances, a Quebec native and president and CEO of PEAK Financial Group, welcomed the group to the city during an event at Marché Bonsecours Monday night.
More than 100 CEOs and business leaders from 20 countries will be participating in these sessions. Meetings are at the Westin Montreal and will cover such topics as maintaining relevance, global strategy and education trends for today's business leaders.
“With the ever-changing state of the economy and current events around the world, it is essential for YPO’s leadership to evaluate and ensure that we continue to provide the most relevant and useful educational experiences to our members,” said Frances. “As the world evolves, so must YPO as we help the next generation of business leaders grow and thrive.”
YPO (Young Presidents’ Organization) is a not-for-profit, global network of young chief executives connected around the shared mission of becoming Better Leaders Through Education and Idea ExchangeTM. Founded in 1950, YPO today provides 18,000 peers and their families in more than 100 countries with access to unique experiences, world-class resources, alliances with top learning institutions, and specialized Networks that help them enhance their business, community and personal leadership. Altogether, YPO member-run companies employ more than 15 million people around the world and generate US$5.4 trillion in annual revenues. For more information, visit http://www.ypo.org. See us also on Facebook and follow us on Twitter.
Michèle Foster or Angela Mers