Welcome to the Northern California chapter of the Wrestlers in Business Network. We are a non-profit networking group that has been organized with the objective of mobilizing the wrestling community for business, social, and personal purposes. Our goal is to have our members network and prosper together while positioning ourselves as an advocate for wrestling at all levels with in the Northern California area.

About WIBN

Wrestlers in Business is a non-profit organization that strives to unite the thousands of wrestlers that have retired from the sport and are now in their respective careers.

It started as a networking group on LinkedIn. Since then, the group has evolved into a more prominent, member-focused organization that cares about supporting current & former wrestlers and the sport.

Mission Statement

  • Help wrestlers do business with wrestlers.
  • Help wrestlers hire wrestlers
  • Support local collegiate wrestling programs.
  • Help revive dormant collegiate programs and help create new ones.
  • Support charities that help grow the base of an support the sport of wrestling.

Our Board of Directors

Jim Thrall
Jim ThrallPresident
Jon Reader
Jon ReaderVice President
Mark Garrison
Mark GarrisonCorresponding Secretary
Nara Sihavong
Nara SihavongRecording Secretary
Greg Dumas
Greg DumasEvents
Brad Murphy
Brad MurphyMembership
Warren Newsome
Warren NewsomeSponsorship
Bill Mitchell
Bill MitchellBoard Member
Dan Chaid
Dan ChaidBoard Member
Nancy Schultz Vitangeli
Nancy Schultz VitangeliBoard Member
Geoff Wellington
Geoff WellingtonBoard Member
Paul Garcia
Paul GarciaBoard Member
Billie West
Billie WestBoard Member