Vistage Michigan Names New CE Group Chair, Barbara Grigsby

Barbara Grigsby is the president and chief executive coach at BMG Integral Coaching, LLC

Online PR News – 15-January-2011 – – Barbara Grigsby has been named a new Chief Executive (CE) Group Chair by Vistage Michigan, a membership-based organization that provides business leaders with business perspectives and innovative strategies. Grigsby is the president and chief executive coach at BMG Integral Coaching, LLC in Commerce Township.

In her role with Vistage Michigan, Grigsby will act as the advisor, mentor, and business coach to CE Group 15, conducting one-to-one coaching sessions with each member. She will also facilitate nine group workshops per year with her chief executive members.

Grigsby has more than 25 years experience in retail, high technology and telecom companies, having held leadership positions focused on organizational change, leadership development and employee engagement. At BMG Integral Coaching, she works with senior business leaders and executives who seek to continuously grow as human beings and lead others with greater competence, compassion, and courage. Her areas of expertise include change management, leadership development, teambuilding, and alignment of vision, values and strategy.

“Our Vistage Michigan chairs are highly experienced business leaders,” said Robert Holland, CEO and chairman of Vistage Michigan. “Barbara has worked with and coached some of the top business executives in the community. I am confident that she will do a tremendous job mentoring her group members.”

Grigsby’s community involvement includes board positions with Big Brothers Big Sisters, Detroit, and the corporate work-study board of Cristo Rey High School in Detroit. She is the newly elected Vice Chair the Professional Coaching Association of Michigan (PCAM).

The Commerce Township resident received a BA from Marygrove College in 1971 and a M.S. in Management from Lesley University in Cambridge, Massachusetts in 2003. She is a certified professional coach through New Ventures West and a certified Enneagram teacher through Enneagram Worldwide.

Through Vistage Michigan, small business owners and chief executives gain direct and immediate access to unparalleled ideas and thinking. From one-on-one business coaching, intimate peer-to-peer workshops, and presentations from top industry executives, to advisory boards of CEO peers, extensive online libraries of content and beyond, Vistage Michigan provides its members with actionable knowledge that cannot be replicated by any university, traditional workshop or networking organization.

Vistage Michigan currently operates 12 Chief Executive (CE) Groups in southeast Michigan comprised of approximately 15 members per group.

Vistage Michigan is a member-based organization that delivers business resources and personal support to CEOs of small to mid-sized companies in southeast Michigan. For more information on Vistage Michigan please call 586-443-5880 or visit