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Ten Exceptional Leaders in the Professional Services Sector Join Collective 54

DALLAS–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Collective 54, the premier national peer advisory network dedicated to accelerating the success of owners of boutique professional services firms, is pleased to announce the 2020 Board of Advisors, all highly accomplished leaders of well-known and well-respected professional services firms.

The 2020 Board of Advisors for Collective 54 includes: Adam Prager, Co-Leader of the North American Professional Services Practice of Korn Ferry; Andy Bateman, CEO of Sid Lee in the U.S.; Andy Keith, CEO of MultiView; Bruce Ballengee, Founder and CEO of Pariveda Solutions; Greg Fincke, Managing Director of Equiteq; Mike Lawrie, Founder and CEO of Lawrie Group; Pete Lerma, Principal and Founder of Richards/Lerma; Peter Campbell, Founder and Managing Partner of Education Growth Partners; Rich Sheinfeld, Partner and Director of Bain and Company; and, Sean Magennis, President and Chief Operating Officer of YPO.

The Board provides leadership for carrying out Collective 54’s mission to accelerate the success of members, enabling them to grow, scale and exit their firms. Collectively, members of the Board believe that by helping others succeed, the reward will always be far greater than the investment. Collective 54 members benefit from the guidance and advice of truly successful professional services experts.

“I am pleased to welcome our new 2020 Board of Advisors to Collective 54,” said Linda Fisk, CEO of Collective 54. “These accomplished and inspiring leaders bring a wealth of experience and expertise. They will be tremendous assets to our members. Each of these leaders offers truly independent, unbiased and expert advice on the most critical priorities facing a business owner.”

The Board of Advisors is comprised of owners, founders and leaders across the spectrum of the professional services sector. It is the Board’s responsibility to provide counsel and guidance in the direction and operation of Collective 54 member firms as it is to raise awareness of Collective 54’s services to owners of professional services businesses.

“When every decision counts, the peer-to-peer advisory network of Collective 54 is the fastest way to discuss the hard problems you can’t talk about anywhere else and get real answers,” said Greg Alexander, Founder of Collective 54. “Our Board of Advisors allow members of Collective 54 the opportunity to accelerate their success by harnessing the knowledge, influence and trust of these leaders.”

About Collective 54

Collective 54 is a national peer-advisory network of professional services firm owners connected through the shared mission of growing, scaling and effectively exiting their firms. Collective 54 provides priceless insight and effective solutions through proprietary resources all designed to accelerate the success of our members. Through confidential conversations and proprietary diagnostics, Collective 54 provides the fastest way to get actionable advice and real answers tailored to a professional services firm’s challenges and business goals. For more information, visit


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