Business and Leadership Coach to Present Keynote at Medical Practice Managers Conference in Atlantic City

Posted on March 17, 2011 By

Chris Ruisi, “The Coach,” Holmdel, the CEO and founder of The Coach’s Zone, a business and leadership coaching company, will open the two-day 2011 New Jersey Practice Management Conference at the Taj Mahal Hotel and Casino, Atlantic City, N.J., on March 31 with the keynote speech “Leading through Chaos – Finding Opportunities in the ‘New Normal’,” timely insights about the impact health care reform will likely have on the medical community.

Over the span of more than 25 years with USLIFE Corporation, Ruisi progressed through the leadership ranks of the company to become President and COO/CEO. Following the acquisition of USLIFE by American General Corporation (AGC), a $3 billion project he led, Ruisi remained with AGC as president and CEO, and member of the Board of Directors of two of its operating subsidiaries until May 1998.

As the Founder and CEO of The Coach’s Zone, Ruisi has coached or mentored hundreds of executives in both large and small businesses. He is an accomplished public speaker, providing his audiences with direction and motivation on what is needed to accomplish their goals.

Ruisi was named the 2009 Citizen of the Year by the Lakewood Chamber of Commerce. Recently, the video he created and funded “Faces, Colors and Stories of Cancer” received the Gold Award from the Jersey Shore Public Relations and Advertising Association.

For questions or registration to the New Jersey Practice Management Conference, call 609-585-6871 or e-mailing To contact “The Coach,” call 732-275-9222 or visit     

The mission of the NJMGMA provides a forum for its members to exchange ideas and information among medical practice professionals in all levels of medical practice management and to serve as a mechanism whereby the advancement and improvement of medical practice management may be achieved through group effort and concerted group action.