Vistage expands to Israel: Global CEO coaching and peer advisory organization further expands international reach

San Diego, CA (January 8, 2021) — Vistage has announced that it will now offer peer advisory groups to business leaders in Israel. 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 also have access to expert speakers, personalized coaching sessions, and international networking.  Under the guidance of their Chair – an accomplished former CEO dedicated to helping others grow – members leverage their peers’ wisdom, advice, and counsel to overcome challenges and seize new opportunities.

Vistage Israel Co-founder Boaz Rauchwerger said, “We are excited to bring Vistage to business leaders in Israel. At Vistage, our purpose is to help high-integrity leaders make great decisions that benefit their companies, families and communities. Vistage CEO peer groups provide the best opportunity for leaders to learn and uncover new solutions and opportunities.” Co-founder Anita Atias added, “Now more than ever CEOs need the support of other leaders to overcome challenges and make better decisions.”

Rauchwerger was born in Israel. His family immigrated to the U.S. when he was 9. He now lives in Dallas, Texas, and will be traveling to Israel regularly to help build Vistage groups. He was a newscaster, an advertising executive, and a network television producer. He is Speaker of the Year for Vistage and has spoken for over 1,800 Vistage Groups worldwide in the past 18 years.

Atias, also born in Israel, is an experienced corporate executive. She graduated with a Law Degree from Haifa University. Atias served in the IDF Navy and spent 16 years in the U.S. as a Human Resources and Development Vice President of a large company. She now lives in Israel.

Nick King, Vistage Chief International Officer said, “With members in more than 23 countries, we are proud to now bring Vistage to business leaders in Israel, to help business leaders make great decisions that benefit their companies, families and communities.  I am confident that Boaz and Anita’s leadership will help us develop quickly in Israel, furthering our mission of improving the effectiveness and enhancing the lives of CEOs.”

If you are interested in becoming a Chair or member in Vistage Israel, please visit or email Boaz at:

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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