Transformed Executives, Transformed World
Established in 1995, The CEO Forum is a premier spiritual leadership development organization. Through safe and confidential gatherings, unique faith-based curriculum and education programs, one-on-one mentoring and discipleship, pastoral care and support from CEO Forum staff, and gleaning from the experience and wisdom of Forum members, we provide the support leaders need to face the complex challenges in the marketplace.
As a result, leaders flourish in Christ as agents of transformation to make a positive difference in their workplace, while also equipping them to make a positive difference in the world. In short, Transformed Executives, Transformed World.
Discipling Business Leaders of Influence
To engage, encourage, and disciple CEOs and Senior Executives and their families as Christ-following leaders who advance the Kingdom of God.
Transformed Executives, Transformed World
Our Seven Brand Promises
We will reach CEOs and Senior Executives not yet touched and serve as a catalyst and hub of Christ-centered leadership development throughout the world.
The CEO Forum is tailored exclusively for CEOs and C-Suite/Senior Executives who have leadership responsibility for at least $100 million in:
- Annual revenue
- Profit and loss
- OR have previously led businesses of this size.
We have many ways to serve you! We will work with you to customize and tailor the right engagement opportunity based on your bandwidth and needs.
As a partner on your journey, we will walk with you and facilitate attending to the presence and movement of God in your life. These calls provide you a confidential companion who offers the gift of total presence and listening. A safe place to discuss matters of deepest concern without criticism, fear, or judgment.
Our local gatherings are designed to facilitate authentic and genuine relationships built upon trust, transparency, grace and honesty.
The Spiritual Leadership Institute is ministry of the CEO Forum designed for CEOs and Senior Executives who want to take the next step in their spiritual leadership development. Modeled after higher education, SLI offers a curriculum-based cohort environment organized in partnership by an administrative team and a teaching faculty team comprised of top-tier teachers, speakers, and facilitators.
CEO Forum is consistently creating video content packed full of relevant and timely spiritual encouragement on issues of national concern. These videos feature our CEO, Rick Lytle and specific guest speaker. We also have a resource library curated full of keynote speeches and content that is tailored specifically for Christian business leaders.
The CEO Forum recognizes the unique needs and interests of Female Executives. We offer a tailored and customized approach with the expressed goal of building intentional community that offers meaningful, confidential, and safe relational connections. Our seasoned, well-trained, and dynamic team of Melissa Harrison and Dr. Jackie Halstead are solely dedicated to facilitating these desired connections.
Held over two nights each fall for members and their spouses. Renowned guest speakers present on topics relevant to our members personal and professional lives. This event also provides a chance for members and spouses to engage one another in fellowship.
Life3.0 is an initiative focused on serving CEO Forum members who have retired, stepped back, or are in transition from their leadership role. Our Senior Discipleship Fellow, Doug Fagerstrom, has developed a manual with the six domains of life (Personal Identity, Spiritual Disciplines, Marriage/Family, Relationships, Life Plan with a Personal Mission Statement, and Life Systems) to help members navigate their way to the finish line with a clear life plan and concise life-purpose (personal mission) statement.
As an impact initiative of CEO Forum, our ENTRUST programs are designed to disciple high performing next generation business leaders so more employees may experience the touch of God. Next Generation leaders of CEO Forum have access to an exclusive community focused on Biblical leadership and discipleship.
Global Impact Initiatives
CEO Forum leaders have numerous individual passions they pursue as the Spirit of God leads. These passions are being discovered, connected, enhanced, and directed through collaborative CEO Forum team guidance and expertise, creating synergy and leverage to produce a greater Kingdom Impact by working together.