Kourie Listed as Top 10 Industry Leader

Posted on April 19, 2019

Lawrence Kourie, a Sage Executive Group member and San Diego-based entrepreneur, was named one of the Top 10 Industry Leaders to Watch in Yahoo!Finance. The story distributed in April by the AccessWire news service cited Kourie for his multiple ventures:: … Continued

Grainger’s Mavenlink Raises $48 million

Posted on April 19, 2019

Ray Grainger, CEO of software maker Mavenlink and a member of Sage Executive Group in Orange County, received press attention in the Orange County Business Journal for raising $48 million in a Series E financing round. Mavenlink makes cloud-based software … Continued

CEO: The Evolution of Stone Brewing

Posted on March 28, 2019

When Dominic Engels came to Stone Brewing in 2016 as its new CEO, he encountered a changing beer industry with “a lot of tumult in the craft beer world to come.” The “whole category was changing,” he said in a … Continued

Sage Talks Draws Visionary Speakers

Posted on January 31, 2019

Eight of the best business minds and social visionaries in California brought their ideas to the fourth annual Sage Talks, a signature event in the San Diego region for top executives. The presentations ranged from economics and new medical trends … Continued

Feghali Named to San Diego METRO’s Top 40

Posted on January 31, 2019

Andrew Feghali, a Sage Executive Group member and owner of 12 Little Caesars Pizza franchises, has been honored as one of San Diego’s 40 Under 40 Class of 2018 by the SD METRO Magazine. In its 19th year, the 40 … Continued

Eco Caters Opens Gaslamp Venue

Posted on July 19, 2018

            Sage Executive Group member Nick Brune, founder of Eco Caters, introduced his new meeting and entertainment venue in San Diego’s Gaslamp District to Sage members in a social gathering in June. The venue , … Continued

Sage Panel Discusses Promise, Peril of Cryptocurrency

Posted on March 30, 2018

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The future of cryptocurrency, a form of digital money protected and transported by the internet, is heaped with promise, but also is fraught with peril said a panel of San Diego-based experts at a forum on March 28 hosted by … Continued

Firms of seven Sage leaders listed on INC. 5000

Posted on September 27, 2017

Seven companies whose leaders have honed their management expertise as members of Sage Executive Group, a San Diego-based peer advisory organization, were chosen for the Inc. 5000 list of fastest-growing, privately held companies in the nation. “Sage Executive Group fosters … Continued

Sage Member Featured in Forbes

Posted on June 26, 2017

Ray Grainger, founder and CEO of Irvine-based Mavenlink and a member of Sage Executive Group, is featured in a Forbes Magazine profile as one of the thought leaders changing business in America. Grainger is a former Accenture partner who founded … Continued

Navigating Change for CEO Success

Posted on June 24, 2017

Jack Farnan, Human Resources vice president for HM Electronics in Poway, learned an important lesson about managing change in an unlikely place – the spiritual home of the Dalai Lama high in the Himalayas. An avid mountain climber, Farnan was … Continued