CEO, Consultant and Entrepreuer Creates Breakthroughs in Performance
Joe Healey Bio
Joe's life and work have been featured in the Wall Street Journal. His career as a banker, entrepreneur, and CEO or general manager of three companies provides a valuable and authentic perspective on change and leadership. Wall Street Journal writer, Sue Shellenbarger, called Joe Healey a "pioneer and renaissance man whose content is filled with distilled wisdom."
He is the author of "Radical Trust: How Today's Great Leaders Convert People to Partners" (NY: John Wiley & Sons, 2007). It has been hailed as a "fresh" and "inspiring" idea-packed tool. Radical Trust equips managers to fuel growth, attract and retain talent, and create an organization clients love.
Joe is currently both a consultant and the CEO of FASTER Asset Solutions, Inc. (formerly CCG Systems). FASTER is the best of breed fleet management system for large vehicle fleets (City, Police, Universities, Cable Companies ). It was founded in 1982. Joe is restructuring the company to evolve into an ESOP (Employee Stock Option Plan). This company is an inspiring example of how culture and values drives success.
Joe's consulting practice was founded in 1989 and has equipped professionals to master change and grow revenue by developing leaders and sales professionals. He has served clients on four continents.
His continuing role as a CEO of a rapid growth professional service and technology company insures that you get inspiration and substance that is relevant today! Joe's past experience as a CEO of a rapid-growth retail chain provides ideas that provide traction to those that are in high-volume, low margin businesses. His hands-on work as a consultant/general manager running companies as a turn-around expert means that Joe can relate to people that are feeling the press of tough-times and the challenges competition brings. Joe's motivational insights are refined by the real-world and touch people far more because they come from someone who has been there.
His story-telling is woven from a radical business and personal life. One of his many adventures includes Joe, his wife Jill, and their three children settling into a customized motor home for 18-months of exploring. They traveled, schooled, and discovered together venturing through 44 states and into Mexico and Canada.
Voted "World's Best Presenter" by journalists in 2000, his unique message and inspiring style have made him a sought-after speaker on change, leadership and unleashing the power of trust to fuel growth.
The last two decades of Joe's career has involved speaking to and working with the world's largest corporations and the most successful small-business enterprises. And, he intimately understands the challenges of creating success. In Joe's early career he endured great adversity as he built a small-business while he and his wife raised three small children.
Joe lives in Virginia Beach, Virginia with his family. He serves on the board of the at-risk-youth development program, Youth Entertainment Studios.