Daron Shepard

Co-Founder, BUsiness & executive Coach, Life Coach

Daron Shepard is a highly experienced executive business coach with a diverse background in health and wellness, psychology, sports coaching, and business. He is an expert in leadership development, creating positive company culture, career counseling, conflict resolution, and resilience training. In his current role as a CEO Chair with Vistage International, a 22,000-member peer advisory organization, Daron facilitates team meetings and provides executive coaching for client’s committed to improving business performance, bottom-line results and enhancing the quality of their lives.

In addition, he is the co-founder of Step Up which provides access to coaches and coaching services committed to empowering clients’ and organizations to discover their truth, have clarity and become the version of themselves they aspire to be. He approaches his coaching practice with a set of guiding philosophies that prioritize self-acceptance, resilience, and the power of choice. Previously, Daron founded an international worksite health and wellness company, served as CEO for 25 years, and has also worked as a psychotherapist, facilitator and instructor, and varsity football coach.

Areas of Expertise

Business and Executing Coaching

  • Business Coaching
  • Business Exit & Succession Coaching
  • Career Coaching
  • Conflict Management Coaching
  • Culture Coaching
  • EOS Implementation Coaching
  • Executive Coaching
  • Productivity Coaching
  • Sales Coaching
  • Strategic Planning Coaching

Life Coaching and mentoring

  • Adolescent Coaching
  • Career Coaching
  • Emotional Health Coaching
  • Family and Parenting Coaching
  • Life Coaching
  • Relationship Coaching
  • Sports Performance Coaching
  • Wellness Coaching


Daron has a Bachelor’s Degree in business and international relations from Bucknell University, a master’s degree in community counseling and psychology from Fairfield University, completed a two year master’s program in exercise physiology at Penn State with ACSM certification as an Exercise Specialist.

Daron's Career Experience

CEO Chair for Vistage Worldwide, an international peer advisory company, facilitating monthly group sessions as well as one to one coaching sessions to help CEO’s and business owners work through issues, become better leaders and discover the best version of themselves.

Founder and Chief Executive Officer of a health management company providing occupational health, wellness, fitness and change management services on-site at Fortune 1000 clients throughout North America.

Executive coach for CEO’s, business owners and their executive teams working on improving the performance of their businesses, their team relationships and the quality of their lives.

Co-Founder of a social platform where individuals can share their challenges, issues and feelings anonymously without feeling any shame or embarrassment and then receive advice from people who have experienced similar challenges.


Performance coach and mentor for individuals striving to discover and fulfill their full potential and improve the quality of their lives.


President of a real estate company owning TOD property.

Psychotherapist and counselor.



Business & Executive Coaching Rates

$450-$750 per Session, dependent on package selected

Life COaching

$300-500 per Session, dependent on package selected