Vistage Chair Joe Shott launches new executive coaching group for chief executives in Philadelphia

San Diego, CA (April 15, 2021) – Vistage Chair Joe Shott recently launched a new chief executive group in the Philadelphia market. Founded in 1957, Vistage brings together exclusive groups of high-performing CEOs through a proven leadership experience that delivers results both personally and professionally. When leaders come together in their confidential monthly Vistage private advisory board meetings, they gain the perspective, clarity and support to help them become better leaders and accelerate their company’s growth. More than 45,000 Vistage members worldwide have access to expert speakers, personalized coaching sessions and international networking.

Shott said, “My Vistage journey began 18 years ago when I joined as a young founder and CEO. Looking back, I can honestly say my Vistage group changed my life, and I consider myself blessed to have been surrounded by so many successful and caring leaders over those years. I look forward to this journey in supporting other business leaders and providing them with the same kind of support I had as a Vistage member.”

Shott has led businesses in the retail, wholesale distribution, construction, restaurant and consulting industries. During his 30 year career, he has managed several successful acquisitions. Shott earned a civil engineering degree from the University of Delaware.

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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