Six Vistage members named 2016 Northeast Ohio Smart 50 Award Winners

SAN DIEGO (July 26th, 2016) – Six Northeast Ohio Vistage members were named winners of SmartCEO’s 2016 Northeast Ohio Smart 50 Awards. Vistage Worldwide, a global organization that assembles and facilitates private advisory boards for CEOs, senior executives and business owners, is proud to celebrate the following CEOs for their outstanding achievement:

  • John Gannon, Blue Spark Technologies
  • Sam Falletta, Incept
  • Jerry Kelsheimer, Fifth Third Bank
  • Bob McConville, American Brass
  • Bill Priemer, Hyland Software
  • Sanjay Singh, Roll-Kraft

The Corporate College Smart 50, presented by Smart Business, recognizes the top executives of 50 companies in the region for their ability to effectively build and lead savvy organizations. Honorees will be honored for their innovation, impact, and sustainability.

For a full list of Northeast Ohio Smart 50 award winners, visit:

About Vistage Worldwide, Inc.
Vistage is the world’s largest CEO coaching and peer advisory organization for small and midsize businesses. For more than 65 years, we’ve been helping CEOs, business owners and key executives solve their greatest challenges through confidential peer groups and one-to-one executive coaching sessions. Today, more than 45,000 members in 35 countries rely on Vistage to help make better decisions for their companies, families and communities. The results prove it: Vistage CEO members grew their annual revenue on average by 4.6% in 2020, while nonmembers with comparable small and midsize businesses saw revenue decrease by 4.7%, according to a study of Dun & Bradstreet data. Learn more at

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