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Frank Smith

Frank Smith enjoys helping leaders identify their goals and create a plan to help bring their goals to life. In addition to being Chairman and President of Strata Leadership, Frank serves as an executive coach for Strata clients, and he is also a certified Great Game of Business Coach for companies who want to implement open-book management practices.

Frank earned a Bachelor of Arts degree in Accounting from Harding University and passed the CPA exam in 1988. He worked as an auditor for KPMG (1988–1989), as an accountant for Hertz Rent-a-Car (1990–1992), and as Chief Financial Officer for Beam’s Seatbelts (1992–2012). Mr. Smith formed The Ark Group in 2007 to combine diversified business interests under one umbrella company so he could start an Employee Stock Ownership Plan to benefit his team through business ownership.

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    • Get Started

      Try our free 7-Day Introduction Series to learn the basics of The Game. 100% Education, 0% Sales Pitch. Learn More
    • Read the Book

      that started it all. Now updated and expanded for the 20th Anniversary. Learn More
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      Visit the Birthplace of Open-Book Management and walk away with the knowledge to create sustainable business results that will transform your company’s culture. Learn More
    • 25 Years in the Making! Gathering of Games: All-Star Reunion

      Attend the 2017 Gathering of Games - September 6-8, 2017 in Dallas, TX Learn More