CNBC Councils bring together C-suite executives across industries in key functional areas to exchange ideas with peers in intimate, frequently off-the-record settings, offering carefully curated programming that challenges, informs, and yields actionable takeaway. Council memberships are by invitation, and offer strategic networking opportunities, access to online members-only portals, plus connections with CNBC journalists and contributors.  


Timely and tailored news and information

  • Weekly newsletters curated with industry content
  • Regular industry updates from CNBC's Senior Editor
  • Participation in & insight from quarterly member surveys
  • Access to on-demand library of content and resources

Exclusive invitation-only membership experience

  • Annual member summit, our flagship Councils event with interactive sessions, panels, and marquee speakers
  • Signature VIP private forums with prominent speakers and themed breakout sessions
  • Members-only Town Halls with peers, CNBC journalists, and newsmakers
  • Grow your network and brainstorm ideas with peer executives in a safe space; leverage CNBC team to make connections pertinent to your day-to-day work

Learn from and engage with the best in the business

  • Breaking news events with featured guests
  • Digital networking via LinkedIn community & digital directory in members-only portal
  • CNBC Councils Media Lab, demonstrating how to effectively tell your story, whether presenting or meeting with your board, all in this uniquely virtual moment.
  • Member Spotlight highlighting member news and notes


CEO Council

The CNBC CEO Council is the preeminent collective of Chief Executive Officers. The community is diverse in every possible way, bringing together leaders across all sectors and geographical locations, from both legacy companies and disruptors alike, all sharing ideas and insight, as well as the desire to create positive change and reshape the future of business. 

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CFO Council

The ever-expanding role of the Chief Financial Officer inspired the creation of this unique community designed for the CFO involved in providing financial leadership, as well as strategic and technology decision-making. CNBC CFO Council members enjoy a roster of year-round events, including the in-demand Fed Matters series, hosted by Steve Liesman 

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Technology Executive Council (TEC)

CNBC TEC members gather regularly to discuss high-priority concerns surrounding breakthrough technologies that solve problems and power growth while addressing the challenges many of these innovations present. Events foster peer connection and collaboration.  

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Workforce Executive Council (WEC)

The CNBC Workforce Executive Council (WEC) is the leading community of more than 75 top HR, talent, diversity and human capital management professionals overseeing more than 3.5 million employees across industries that provides exclusive events, peer-to-peer networking, and professional development opportunities.

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