Issue 6 2024

Welcome to the June 2024 issue of CEO Monthly.

As always, CEO Monthly is dedicated to providing the latest news and features across the business world to our readership. By sharing knowledge, insights, expertise, and success stories from around the globe, we aim to inspire individuals and promote positivity in a world that is in a constant state of evolution.

In this issue, we continue to celebrate and learn from the inspiring journeys and groundbreaking achievements of leaders across the globe. We are delighted to feature award-winning CEOs hailing from industries such as insurance, kitchen wrap services, disability support, software design, and more, as we discover their stories of leading through innovation and commitment to creating meaningful impact for their teams and customers.

Elsewhere, we explore factors that can help you enhance your own leadership, including how to help your team without micromanaging, owning the AI conversation, and optimising learning and providing progression opportunities within the workplace.

We hope you find this issue to be insightful and thought-provoking, and that it empowers you to steer your own organisation towards greater heights. We look forward to welcoming you back again soon for our July issue.

Issue 5 2024

As always, CEO Monthly is dedicated to providing the latest news and features across the business world to our readership. By sharing knowledge, insights, expertise, and success stories from around the globe, we aim to inspire individuals and promote positivity in a world that is in a constant state of evolution.

The world of business continues to change rapidly, and any successful CEO will know how their mindset needs to be purposefully shifting in the same way in order to thrive. In doing so, it is important to be embracing creativity and welcoming fresh ideas from team members, building and retaining a talented, skilled team who feel empowered, and striking a genuine balance between work and personal life.

Now, we go on to explore the inspiring stories of our award-winning CEOs. First, we are pleased to be featuring CEO of SODA.Auto, Sergey Malygin on our front cover. SODA.Auto is revolutionising the future of automotive through the development of cutting-edge AI and digital twin technology. We go behind the scenes to discover the innovative work of SODA.Auto and how Sergey’s visionary leadership has led to his well-deserved success within our Most Influential CEO Awards 2024.

Elsewhere, we showcase more CEOs whose businesses operate in sectors such as environmental services, community-based youth services, beauty ecommerce, immersive technology, and more. Each of these CEOs have proven themselves to be outstanding in their own ways, but what they all have in common is being brilliant leaders and true specialists in their respective areas.

We hope you enjoy perusing this insightful issue and we look forward to welcoming you back again next month.

Issue 4 2024

Welcome to the April 2024 issue of CEO Monthly.

As always, CEO Monthly is dedicated to providing the latest news and features across the business world to our readership. By sharing knowledge, insights, expertise, and success stories from around the globe, we aim to inspire individuals and promote positivity in a world that is in a constant state of evolution.

No matter the size of the business or the industry in which it is nestled, strong leadership is of utmost importance. Not only taking past experiences into account, but also looking towards the future with optimism and logic, our featured CEOs truly inspire and set the bar high for their businesses – and beyond.

From banking to home appliances, marketing to entertainment, and more, our April issue presents key success stories and news from various industries. We’re proud to share the awe-inspiring journeys of our award-winning CEOs as they continue to take their sectors by storm.

We hope you enjoy perusing this month’s issue and we can’t wait to welcome you back again next month.

Issue 3 2024

Welcome to the March 2024 issue of CEO Monthly.

As always, CEO Monthly is dedicated to providing the latest news and features across the business world to our readership. By sharing knowledge, insights, expertise, and success stories from around the globe, we aim to inspire individuals and promote positivity in a world that is in a constant state of evolution.

On this month’s front cover, we feature Justin Fischer, CEO of Brüllen Pty Ltd, an industry-leading provider of soft serve ice cream, frozen yoghurt, and acai dessert machines. Starting out in the early 90s working at McDonald’s, Justin saw an opportunity to learn his way around the fast-food giant’s ice cream machines, spending hours teaching himself how to service and repair them. By 2016, he’d launched Brüllen, his own brand of premium quality frozen dessert equipment. As you explore the inspiring story of Justin and Brüllen, you’ll quickly discover how worthy he is to be named our Most Influential CEO 2024 – Australia.

Also in this issue, we showcase more extraordinary CEOs, hailing from industries such as energy engineering, data protection, real estate, toy manufacturing, satellite communications, media production, home healthcare, and more. Each of these CEOs have thought-provoking stories to tell and we learn how they go about leading their companies to greatness.

We hope you find this edition to be insightful and we wish you a great month ahead. We look forward to welcoming you back again soon for our April issue.

CEO of the Year Awards 2023- Front Cover

2023 CEO of the Year Awards

CEO of the Year Awards 2023- Front Cover

CEO Monthly is thrilled to announce the launch of the highly anticipated 2023 CEO of the Year Awards. This distinguished program aims to celebrate and honour outstanding leaders whose innovative vision, strategic prowess, and unwavering commitment have significantly contributed to the success and growth of their respective organisations.

Now in its 3rd year, the CEO of the Year Awards programme was launched by CEO Monthly Magazine to recognise key individuals who are pushing the boundaries in their industries and consistently proving their company is among the best of the best in their field. We strive to honour those who have demonstrated exceptional commitment to continuous growth, improvement, and innovation.

In a rapidly evolving business landscape, the role of a Chief Executive Officer has never been more critical. The awards seek to spotlight exceptional individuals who have demonstrated exemplary leadership, driving their companies to new heights of excellence and setting benchmarks for industry standards.

This award is judged purely on merit by our in-house team with all potential winners assessed against multiple relevant criteria, including company performance over a given period of time with the individual at the helm, expertise and experience within the industry, sector or region, previous accolades won, and client testimonials or recommendations.

We are delighted to present the winners in the 2023 CEO of the Year Awards!

CEO Feb 2024- Cover

Issue 2 2024

CEO Feb 2024- Cover

Welcome to the February 2024 issue of CEO Monthly.

As always, CEO Monthly is dedicated to providing the latest news and features across the business world to our readership. By sharing knowledge, insights, expertise, and success stories from around the globe, we aim to inspire individuals and promote positivity in a world that is in a constant state of evolution.

We hope that all of our readers have had a prosperous start to 2024. Just one month into the new year and CEOs will already have been getting stuck into exciting projects with their teams. Top tactics for success are expected to include introducing new products or services, increasing marketing and sales, entering new markets, and investing in new technologies. This will be alongside continuing to celebrate their successes, because there is a lot to be shouting about!

From Canada to America to England to Germany to Australia, we’re excited to be showcasing our award-winning CEOs from across the globe. They are accomplishing outstanding work within their respective industries, whether leading: a charity donation platform changing the world for the better; the distribution of vegan-friendly and cruelty-free products that make people feel good; the creation of advertisements that resonate with real people; or contributions toward the future of the aerospace industry!

We share the most inspirational stories to give you some food for thought and we hope you find them to be intriguing and insightful. We wish you a brilliant month ahead and look forward to welcoming you back again soon for our March issue.

Issue 1 2024

As always, CEO Monthly is dedicated to providing the latest news and features across the business world to our readership. By sharing knowledge, insights, expertise, and success stories from around the globe, we aim to inspire individuals and promote positivity in a world that is in a constant state of evolution.

Happy 2024 from all at CEO Monthly! As a CEO, the new year is a time to prepare for change, to be agile, to be creative, to be open, to focus, and to embrace new opportunities – but most of all, to prioritise your people. It is a time to get inspired in terms of how you and your business can be doing better – thus, we share with you our award-winning CEOs.

On our front cover is Matthias Naumann, who launched Companjon, an up and coming insurtech company, during the pandemic in 2020. He didn’t let this challenging time stop him from building his company from the ground up, and it is now thriving in its space. We speak to Matthias to learn what it takes to lead a start-up company and be successful.

We are also pleased to feature more CEOs specialising in a variety of sectors, including talent recruitment, marketing, yacht and marine solutions, investment management, medtech, web design, sports hospitality, and many more. Each have their own inspirational story to tell and are welcoming 2024 with an eagerness for heightened success.

I hope you enjoy this issue and that your new year has got off to a great start. In the meantime, I look forward to welcoming you back again soon for our February issue.

Issue 12 2023

Welcome to the December 2023 issue of CEO Monthly.


As always, CEO Monthly is dedicated to providing the latest news and features across the business world to our readership. By sharing knowledge, insights, expertise, and success stories from around the globe, we aim to inspire individuals and promote positivity in a world that is in a constant state of evolution.

The end of 2023 is in sight, and it reminds us of how extraordinary the past 12 months have been for CEOs and their businesses – and the exciting prospects that lie ahead for them. As such, we’re delighted to be showcasing an array of award-winning CEOs who continue to go above and beyond and are ending the year on a high. Whether they specialise in investor relations, maritime, lead generation, women’s health, advertising, and more, this issue is jam-packed with inspirational success stories for your perusing.

Among these is this month’s front cover feature, CEO of Western Milling, Chad Pinter, whom we have named our Animal / Human Plant Nutrition CEO of the Year 2023 – Midwest USA. In his 16 years at the company, Chad has climbed the corporate ladder, eventually claiming his current leadership position and devotedly taking the reins in order to take it to new heights. This bespoke animal, people, and plant nutrition resource organisation continues to thrive thanks to the hard work of Chad and his like-minded team.

I hope you enjoy this issue and wish you a wonderful end to 2023 and a prosperous new year ahead. In the meantime, I look forward to welcoming you back again soon for our January issue.

Issue 11 2023

Welcome to the November 2023 issue of CEO Monthly.


As always, CEO Monthly is dedicated to providing the latest news and features across the business world to our readership. By sharing knowledge, insights, expertise, and success stories from around the globe, we aim to inspire individuals and promote positivity in a world that is in a constant state of evolution.

From tourism marketing to branding, virtual care to medical aesthetics, precious metals to home improvement, cybersecurity to market research and intelligence, this issue is jam-packed with award-winning CEOs hailing from an array of industries, and they are ready to share their extraordinary stories with you. 2023 is panning out to be prosperous year for these CEOs, as they continue to lead their businesses with grace and take challenges on with resilience, the passion for what they do always shining through.

One such CEO is our cover feature, Timothy M. Smith, from Continuum Wealth Advisors (Continuum), whom we are celebrating as our Most Influential Investment Management CEO 2023 – New York. With more than three decades of experience behind him, Tim’s knowledge and expertise is vast – so there isn’t much that he hasn’t seen in the industry! He uses this to lead on Continuum’s strategic vision, whilst also fulfilling the role of lead advisor, always focusing on what matters most to each and every client.

I hope you find this issue to be insightful and inspiring, and wish you a wonderful month ahead. In the meantime, I look forward to welcoming you back again soon for our final issue of the year.

Issue 10 2023

Welcome to the October 2023 issue of CEO Monthly.

As always, CEO Monthly is dedicated to providing the latest news and features across the business world to our readership. By sharing knowledge, insights, expertise, and success stories from around the globe, we aim to inspire individuals and promote positivity in a world that is in a constant state of evolution.

As we enter the month of October, we start to notice distinct changes in the form of the colour of the leaves on the trees, a new crisp chill in the air, and the evenings drawing in. This serves as a reminder that change is inevitable and we should welcome it like we welcome the beauty of autumn. As such, our award-winning CEOs remain poised to adapt as needed so their businesses can thrive in their respective industries.

On this month’s front cover is our Most Influential Proptech CEO, Kris King, who very much embraces adaptability and innovation. His brainchild, SnapHouss is an award-winning specialist company in professionally enhanced visuals, videos, and virtual tours to boost the appeal of real estate agent property listings. We explore the outstanding offering of SnapHouss – how, with an expert team and cutting-edge tech, it can take a property listing to the next level – and the extraordinary career and leadership of its spearhead, Kris King.

Elsewhere, we feature Jamaica’s first ever AI company; a medtech provider revolutionising the mild traumatic brain injury industry; a sustainable investment management company; a luxury gaming hospitality provider; and many more excellent enterprises.

I hope you find each of these stories to be insightful and wish you a prosperous month ahead. In the meantime, I look forward to welcoming you back again for our November issue.

Issue 9 2023

Welcome to the September 2023 issue of CEO Monthly.

As always, CEO Monthly is dedicated to providing the latest news and features across the business world to our readership. By sharing knowledge, insights, expertise, and success stories from around the globe, we aim to inspire individuals and promote positivity in a world that is in a constant state of evolution.

September seems to have come around quick, with summer soon drawing to a close and there all of a sudden only being three months left of the year. With that, the CEO Monthly team is taking the time to reflect on the successes of our award-winning CEOs and their businesses so far in 2023, and we’re feeling much excitement for all that is left in store. In this issue of CEO Monthly, we catch up with an array of our visionary leaders who hail from industries such as pharmaceutical, accounting, software development, advertising, and more.

On our front cover, we feature our Most Influential CEO 2023 – Pakistan, Asad Kamal, who is CEO of Global Industrial & Defence Solutions (GIDS), Pakistan’s leading state-owned defence conglomerate. Join us as we discover the extraordinary impact Asad has had on GIDS, having transformed it from an underperforming business into a profit-making entity – an incredible achievement indeed. Extremely experienced and knowledgeable, Asad continues to do an outstanding job in ensuring the success of both his team and GIDS.

We hope you find each story within these pages to be insightful and inspiring, and wish you a wonderful month ahead. In the meantime, we look forward to welcoming you back again soon for our October issue.

Issue 8 2023

Welcome to the August 2023 issue of CEO Monthly.

As always, CEO Monthly is dedicated to providing the latest news and features across the business world to our readership. By sharing knowledge, insights, expertise, and success stories from around the globe, we aim to inspire individuals and promote positivity in a world that is in a constant state of evolution.

Eight months into 2023 and the role of CEO remains as busy and as challenging as ever, with there being an ever-increasing need to stay competitive.

We take the time to celebrate those visionary leaders for whom that is not an option, who are agile and flexible, and who are devoted to doing whatever it takes to ensure their companies and industries keep flourishing.

An example of such a CEO is our front cover feature, Shonela Grabowski from Salesation Consulting GmbH. We get to know Shonela and how she and her team of experts help clients build a strong sales force in order to scale and succeed. As an outstanding CEO, Shonela has driven Salesation to incredible heights with her belief in never standing still or staying in one’s comfort zone.

I hope you find each of the stories in this issue to be inspiring and wish you a prosperous month ahead.