The Executives' Club Of Chicago

Leadership Development

Dedicated to developing the next generation of business leaders, The Executives’ Club of Chicago has created programs that grow business executives through the leadership life cycle from early career development to senior executive level. Each program is uniquely customizable to meet the needs of individual executives.

For more information on leadership development programs at The Executives’ Club, or to learn more about upcoming opportunities, please contact Brett Taylor at 312-924-3772.

Leadership Circle

Leadership Circle

The Leadership Circle program at The Executives’ Club of Chicago is the premier forum for executives under age 40. The program provides access to a powerful peer network and offers emerging leaders the opportunity to develop their leadership acumen through a series of experiential and unique development opportunities.

Participation in the Leadership Circle includes access to


The LEAD program for high-potential talent is a 12-month leadership development course that engages promising executives — the next generation of Chicago leadership — in an innovative and topical set of unique experiences led by experts in the field. Looking for an opportunity to refine and develop your high potential talent?  The LEAD program is the perfect solution.

EC Associates

A unique, experiential 12-month networking and development program for professionals under 30. Participants of this exclusive group come together each month to engage in activities that help them lay a foundation for their careers, build a strong professional network and refine important leadership skills.


The Leadership Development Workshops includes four practical skills-based workshops per year that focus on critical leadership competencies encompassing both professional and career development. Workshops feature local, national and global business experts and are open to business professionals across industry and function.