Joseph “Joe” Weilgus, CPA is Chief Executive Officer of the New Legacy Group of Companies, a group of finance and investment businesses.
Mr. Weilgus was President of Geller Holdings, LLC and Managing Director, Client Relations at Geller & Co. Prior to joining Geller, Mr. Weilgus was Director of Client Relations at American Express Tax and Business Services. Before joining American Express he was a Senior Associate with PricewaterhouseCoopers in the audit practice where he earned his CPA.
Mr. Weilgus is Founder and Chairman of Project Sunshine, a multi-national children's non-profit organization. Mr. Weilgus founded Project Sunshine out of his college dorm room in 1998. Its 18,000 volunteers now serve over 175,000 children a year in 175 cities across the U.S., Canada, Africa, China and the Middle East.
Mr. Weilgus earned a B.S. in Accounting from Yeshiva University. He was an undefeated NCAA tennis player. He is the Founder and Chairman of the Board of Project Sunshine and an active member of the Young Presidents Organization.