Visionary Leadership - The Book-2VISIONARY LEADERSHIP:


Seth’s new book lays out what it takes to lead associations in the 21st century. It’s designed to be a tool for driving boards and executive teams to new levels of performance, and a powerful resource for CEOs seeking to raise their game.

“Association CEOs will find that their journey to visionary leadership begins here.”
Gary LaBranche, FASAE, CAE
President & CEO, National Investor Relations Institute

The book includes a self-assessment covering 12 competencies sorted into 3 categories: Market Acumen, Association Leadership, and Personal Power. You’ll find stories, templates, strategies and tactics. And you will meet some well-known and exceptional CEOs—visionary leaders who have accomplished extraordinary things.

Seth-Kahan-Visionary-Leadership-The-BookSince 2002 Seth Kahan has been working hand-in-glove with association CEOs on strategy and innovation. To date he has worked with 100+ CEOs, numerous boards and senior executive teams to raise their sights, performance and impact. In this book he shares what he has learned from his diagnostic comparisons across his clients and body of work.

For more information call Seth at (301) 229-2221 or email

“Seth is a great storyteller who uses his stories to educate. I am honored to be among the leaders profiled in this book.”
Susan K. Neely, CAE
President & CEO, American Council of Life Insurers

“Seth Kahan offers highly practical methods to successfully lead an organization through the turbulence and ambiguity of disruption.”
Dale R. Cyr, MBA, CAE
CEO and Executive Director, Inteleos

“Game-changing aspirations too often crash and burn. Seth Kahan provides the practical steps to succeed.”
Mark J. Golden, FASAE, CAE
Executive Director & CEO, National Society of Professional Engineers