Vistage Chair Lonnie Martin launches new executive coaching group for chief executives in California’s Upper Central Valley

San Diego, November 17, 2020– Vistage Chair Lonnie Martin recently launched a new chief executive group in California’s Upper Central Valley. 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.

Martin said, “This diverse group of CEOs is dynamic and eager to learn. I am looking forward to supporting them as they lead during these uncertain and challenging times.”

Lonnie Martin is a serial high-tech CEO/entrepreneur with strong leadership, strategy, marketing, and selling roots. He was the CEO of five VC-backed telecom equipment companies and an executive at three Fortune 500 companies (TRW, IBM, and ADC). As a Vistage Chair, he is now focused on helping the leaders and owners of small and medium-sized businesses dramatically grow the value of their business and achieve their aspirations.

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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