Vistage Adds KUB SVP to Key Executive Board

Source: Vistage | Release | April 5, 2022 |

John Williams, senior vice president at Knoxville Utilities Board (KUB), has been selected to be a member of a senior executive peer advisory board in Knoxville by Vistage Worldwide, Inc. He joins over 300 senior executives, business owners, and CEOs across the state of Tennessee who are Vistage members. Williams started working at KUB after graduating from the University of Tennessee with a bachelor’s degree in business and has almost 24 years of diverse experience in multiple functions and disciplines. He currently leads the engineering and construction divisions.

Board Chair Kurt Greene said, “When I was involved with Vistage earlier in my career, I learned first-hand the value of having access to trusted peers for exploring new ideas and gaining useful insights. As a Vistage Chair, it’s a real honor and privilege to work closely with John and this amazing group of successful business leaders, especially during these challenging times.” Greene is Chair of the four Vistage advisory boards in the greater Knoxville area.

Vistage members meet monthly with peers from local non-competing businesses to help one another improve their companies and themselves. Membership is by invitation only and requires a nomination and a selection process.

About Vistage Worldwide, Inc.
Vistage is the world’s largest CEO coaching and peer advisory organization for small and midsize businesses. For more than 60 years, we’ve been helping CEOs, business owners and key executives solve their greatest challenges through confidential peer advisory groups and one-to-one executive coaching sessions. Today, more than 27,000 members in 26 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,, or call (865) 407-0703.

About Knoxville Utilities Board:
KUB provides electric, natural gas, water, wastewater, and fiber-to-the-home broadband services to more than 473,000 customers in Knoxville and parts of seven surrounding counties. KUB exists to serve its customers, improving their quality of life by providing utility services that are safe, reliable, and affordable.