San Diego, March 30, 2020 – Vistage Chair Vipon Kumar recently launched a new chief executive group in the Philadelphia, Pennsylvania market. The new Vistage members, joining a community of CEOs, executives, and business owners, will meet monthly to discuss business issues, share expertise and provide one another confidential help to achieve their goals. Kumas is part of a community of more than 1,000 Chairs worldwide who lead local executive advisory groups, which total more than 45,000 members in 35 countries.
Kumar said, “I am excited to support Philadelphia business leaders as they navigate challenges and find new opportunities. Being a Vistage Chair enables me to help fellow business leaders, and at the same time keeps me fully involved in the magic of global commerce.”
Vipon Kumar has been a trusted advisor to CEOs and business owners for years. His C-level and leadership roles included managing P&L business units with annual revenues of up to $150 million. In the last 25 years, Vipon has led four turnaround assignments, as well as scaled $250 million to more than $1 billion in annual revenue business. Vipon was most recently Chief Sourcing & Trading Officer at Daymon Worldwide (a Bain Capital portfolio company), where he was accountable for facilitating more than $10 billion annual sourcing spend of Daymon’s retail partners. Vipon earned his MBA degree from Thunderbird School of Global Management in Phoenix, Arizona and he continued his education at Harvard Business School, MIT’s Sloan School of Management and Columbia Business School.
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 vistage.com.
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