Mitchell York joined The Alternative Board (TAB) team in 2017 and currently facilitates and coaches a TAB business-owner board. Mitch has been a professional business coach for more than fifteen years, working with clients in a range of industries including financial services, energy, healthcare, legal, media, education, franchising, manufacturing and the arts.
Mitch is a Certified Board Facilitator and Certified Strategic Business Leadership™ Coach for The Alternative Board. TAB is a selective, by invitation only, membership organization made up of presidents, CEOs and business owners who meet in small structured boards on a monthly basis to increase revenue, improve profitability and operate their businesses more effectively through the accountability of a board of directors. TAB has grown to over 150 members on Long Island since its founding in 1999.
Prior to becoming a business coach, Mitch had a successful corporate career in senior executive positions with high-growth companies. He was president of LendingTree Inc. in its startup phase, creating processes and procedures to help the company position itself for rapid growth, mentoring its management team and workforce. Later, he was president of NetCreations Inc., a publicly-held email marketing company, where he built the executive management team and positioned the company for a successful acquisition.
Mitch launched his business coaching practice in 2001 and has worked with hundreds of individual and corporate clients. He is a certified graduate of Coach U, the world’s largest coach training institution, and a member of the International Coach Federation, from which he received his Professional Certified Coach (PCC) credential. He received an M.B.A. from Columbia University and a B.A. with honors in English from Northwestern University.