Experience: Zeigler Consulting, Naked Juice, Zeigler’s Apple Cider
Roles: Business Consultant, CEO, Director
Education: B.S. Business Administration – Messiah College
Joe has more than 35 years of business experience, the majority of it spent as CEO of Zeigler’s cider, a leading manufacturer of freshly squeezed apple cider.
Under Joe’s leadership, Zeigler’s became a national leading manufacturer with distribution in 32 states. In 2000, Zeigler’s was the first of five regional juice companies rolled into a venture capital buyout, leading to the national expansion of Naked Juice, a 148 million dollar company offering a diverse range of apple, citrus, and smoothie products. In 2001, Joe was named interim CEO nationally, holding that title as all acquisitions were completed. In 2002, Joe left Naked Juice as it was sold to Pepsi, establishing a second career in fitness training and business consulting. As a consultant Joe specializes in organizational development, business turnaround, leadership coaching and mergers/acquisitions.