Chip Webster is the former President of Vistage Florida. Currently serves on the boards of Vistage Florida, Hire velocity and First Citrus Bank advisory board. He leads strategic planning retreats for companies and speaks to Vistage groups around the US on, “How to Take Your Business to the Next Level.”
Vistage forms Chief Executive “think tanks” of non-competing companies that meet regularly to evaluate opportunities and roadblocks to the member’s long term objectives. The Vistage process also includes one to one coaching sessions helping the Chief Executive stay on course. The Vistage mission is: Dedicated to increasing the effectiveness and enhancing the lives of CEOs.
Prior to his appointment to President of Vistage Chip was a Vistage group Chair for 14 years and consultant. His formal education was at Drake University. After several management at NYSE companies. He got into more entrepreneurial ventures including starting a publishing company, that led him to Vistage.
Chip served on the board of Discount Auto Parts until its reverse triangle merger with Advanced Auto Parts.-
Currently he Mentors MBA students at University of Tampa and leads Keepers of the Flame, an international organization of Vistage Chairs he founded.