Joseph LaPorta


Awards & Accolades

USA Today and Wall Street Journal Best-selling Author


Joseph J. LaPorta is a highly accomplished and versatile Senior Executive Officer with more than thirty years of broad-based healthcare success within multiple product and service sectors. Leveraging extensive experience cultivating startups, orchestrating turnaround initiatives, and driving mergers, acquisitions and integrations (M&A), Joseph has achieved unprecedented levels of growth for both mid-size businesses to Fortune 50 companies. An entrepreneurial, collaborative, and hands-on leader, Joseph has established a reputation for executing in tough environments.

Currently, Joseph is the President, Chief Executive Officer, and Board Director for Healthcare Linen Services Group,

St. Charles, IL and serves as Chairman for Alliance Physical Therapy, Grand Rapids, MI. Prior to that, he has held leadership roles with companies like, McKesson Corporation, General Electric and private equity owned Flexeon Rehabilitation.

Joseph holds both a Doctorate and Master’s degree in Business Administration and has served as an adjunct professor in the NLU College of Management & Business. He received a Lean Six-Sigma certification as a Black Belt and an Executive Certificate in Execution Leadership from Cornell University. Joseph is the author of best-selling business book, “Focus Beats Brilliance” and was recently recognized as “Top 100 Healthcare Leaders” by the International Forum on Advancements in Healthcare.

Published Books

7-Figure Minds: How to Grow and Lead a 7-Figure Business

Amazon best-seller

7-Figure Minds is an anthology dedicated to exploring exactly the type of mental fortitude, wherewithal and know-how that separates the weekend warriors from the die-hard entrepreneurs. So, what does it take to be successful? Here’s a hint: it all starts with evaluating what kind of mental narrative you’re feeding yourself. Through a tapestry of authors, you’ll uncover the power of tapping into your own core programming to manifest success in ways you’ve only dreamed of before now.

Habits of Success

Now a USA Today and Wall Street Journal best-seller!

FORM THE HABIT WITH ANOTHER STELLAR ANTHOLOGY FROM LEADERS PRESS!As the world resumes from a year and a half of pandemic disruption, we find ourselves wondering what to do next? Should we go back to normal or move forward to better? How do we maximize our time and efforts to find our most successful selves? What habits will sustain that success the next time our world is shaken up?

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