Bill LaRosa, is an award winning Master Chair of Vistage International. In this role for the past 9+ years, he delightfully spends over a thousand hours per year in face-to-face, private, confidential, leadership coaching sessions with nearly 100 of the nation’s greatest CEOs, business owners and executives.

Prior to this, Bill held worldwide executive leadership positions at General Electric (GE) for 20 years, at IBM for 10 years, and at Silicon Graphics (SGI) and Advanced Micro Devices (AMD) for 3 years each.

He has lived and worked in over 2 dozen countries, and has founded several technology companies including, Lead Group International (LGI) and TriRex Entertainment.  He has held senior C-Level executive roles in start-ups like American Motion Systems (AMS) and Global Foundries.

Bill has sat on a wide variety of governance and advisory, public and private boards including Vitesse (NASDAQ), Lead Group International, Erinyess, STORSpeed, the Lubin School of Business, Heat Genie and Austin Classical Guitar.

Bill has a BS in Electrical and Electronic Engineering from Manhattan College an MBA in Finance and General Management from Pace University and numerous Executive Development course certificates from General Electric and IBM

Bill enjoys playing ‘60s acoustic and electric guitar and golf. He has 2 daughters and 2 grandchildren and currently resides with his wife Mary in the Austin Hill country.