About Michael

Michael Strickland, a member of the National Speakers Association, is a business mentor and growth strategist with over 30 years of experience as a CEO and Business Owner. He is a recognized Vistage Chair in the Metro Louisville area.

Michael has brought together the nation’s best resources for CEO development, leadership, and coaching for high level professionals. Michael is fostering high performing companies to even higher levels.


Michael is responsible for building and facilitating groups of CEOs in the Louisville area who meet monthly to discuss their business issues, share expertise and provide one another confidential help in deciding the best course for critical decisions. Michael serves as an executive coach, meeting individually with each group member to provide accountability and support to improve the member’s business performance and personal leadership skills.

Because of his authentic teaching style and passion for business he has inspired hundreds of clients to achieve results.

There are over 30 current members and alumni in Michael’s CEO or Key Officer Peer Groups. Each of these members strive to excel in both their business and personal lives.

Are You a Good Fit?

To be invited into one of my high-performing groups you must be a decision maker, focused on results, and be willing to give and accept guidance. Invest time working on your business instead of in it. Seek out a member and they will tell you, Vistage works!

If you are interested in exploring the possibility of being involved into one of my peer groups, it usually starts with a cup of coffee.

Sam, Vice President of Client Relations
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