About Us

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At XCEO, Inc., we believe individual leadership is the driving force for inspiring creativity and ultimately maximizing intellectual capacity. We provide individual and corporate development in the principles of Extreme Personal Leadership®. We call this X-Leadership and it is the touchstone of our company.

In today's globally competitive world, intellectual property is a key indicator of long term success. Corporations and individuals are seeking knowledge intensive solutions to sustain a competitive advantage. At XCEO, Inc. we offer Professional Mentoring and Personal Leadership Development programs, as well as Corporate Governance and Board Leadership Development programs, for high-aspiration individuals and forward-looking corporations.

Through our Professional Mentoring and Personal Leadership programs, we assist individuals in developing personal career and development plans to achieve senior executive-level positions. We also support corporations that recognize the need for a broad array of development options for their high-potential employees being groomed for senior leadership responsibilities.

As part of XCEO, Inc.'s pursuit of enlightened corporate governance, we have created the Enlightened Corporate Governance Board Performance Evaluation Program to support boards and directors in their pursuit of excellence. Through our program, we are leading the movement past compliance, toward principled action which maximizes shareholder value. We have designed a set of eight individual and board evaluation exercises which provide an exceptional opportunity for directors to take their boards to a whole new level of effectiveness.

XCEO, Inc. is a unique research, development and consulting firm. We are committed to excellence and the pursuit of Extreme Personal Leadership®. We specialize in inspiration, and endeavor to inspire highly enlightened executives and high-aspiration individuals to pursue maximum personal achievement. We have a leadership team of highly trained and highly motivated colleagues who are eager to serve our clients. Excellence is our goal. We are located in the heart of Silicon Valley and we stand ready to help our clients achieve extraordinary levels of performance and success.

Join the XCEO Leadership Presidium

What sets the XCEO Leadership Presidium apart from other groups and associations is the opportunity of having a low-cost, low-risk method for directors to expand their knowledge of new board, governance and learning opportunities. Our members are an exclusive and anonymous group who are highly engaged, experienced and successful individuals who share the common bond of board service. Oftentimes the responsibility to serve stakeholders by offering insight and skills to the board is a difficult task, which is why we are here to help. What membership can provide for you is:

  • An association with a diverse group of directors via XCEO
  • Visibility for recruiting and board succession
  • Access to board governance specialist
  • An overall rewarding experience
  • Opportunity to access our Board Attributes, Skills and Experiences®(BASE) recruiting tool

XCEO is a forerunner in the governance and leadership field, and we are offering directors the chance to partner with us, utilize our resources and benefit from our partnership through our team as well as other ambitious directors. What we include in the XCEO Leadership Presidium is as follows:

1. A Research Community
By being a contributor to an exclusive research community, you will have access to real board and director data that no one else has. The results of surveys, polls, and other tailored data will allow better, more effective use of time in your boardroom.

2. XCEO Access
We know that board service can be challenging and difficult at times and that is why we are here to help you! You have to ability to contact XCEO if you have any board service questions or predicaments. Over the years we have worked with thousands of directors and we can provide you with suggestions and information to address many of the problems that you may face.

3. Board Recruiting
Directors who are interested in future board service, or who would like to know how they compare in their peer group would benefit greatly from our Board Attributes, Skills and Experiences®(BASE) Analysis. It helps summarize your skills and experiences for boards who are recruiting new directors. This helps confirm the opportunities that arise complement your expertise.

4. Communication Tools and Resources
Enjoy a subscription to XCEO's quarterly newsletter, XCEO INK, filled with articles and classified content from the XCEO team, in addition to personal access to BoardPortal PLUS®, our topnotch board portal. With BoardPortal PLUS® you can securely and conveniently access outside resources and personal notes whether you are on your PC or your tablet.

Think on it

"It is important to remember that, when you delegate, you do not abandon your right to hold very strong opinions about the way things should be done."

- Curtis J. Crawford, Ph.D.


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2880 Lakeside Drive
Suite 253
Santa Clara, CA 95054
1-888-855-XCEO