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 Worldwide is an organization designed exclusively for high-integrity CEOs and executive leaders who are looking to drive better decisions and better results for their companies. Our members — 22,000 strong in more than 20 countries — gather in trusted, confidential peer advisory groups where they tackle their toughest challenges and biggest opportunities. Leveraging the Vistage platform, our members have demonstrated the ability to refine their instincts, improve their judgment, expand their perspectives and optimize decision making. CEOs who joined Vistage in the past five years grew their companies 2.2 times faster than average small and midsize U.S. companies, according to a 2017 analysis of Dun & Bradstreet data. Learn more at

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