Rene Fritz

is the founder of Chief Executive Forum and has been listed as a serial entrepreneur by INC Magazine. Rene has been a partner in a boutique investment-banking firm (merger and acquisitions and money management). During start-ups, he utilized "boot-strap" financing, New York Bank and Pentagon financing, private placements, limited partnerships, ESOP's, public stock offerings, as well as strategic joint venture partners from the top Fortune 100.

Rene now sells his model of Chief Executive Forum to others who wish to coach business owners. CEF is an organization consisting of small groups of CEOs (10 to 14 per group). Groups meet monthly, developing members' potential through EDUCATION and IDEA EXCHANGE.