by Allen J. Sheinman | October 01, 2010

You'd think being the drummer for the famed rock act Heart would be enough for one's plate. Not so for Ben Smith, who's been slapping the skins for Ann and Nancy Wilson for 15 years and also runs the Ben Smith Experience (, a corporate team-building program, or "rhythm clinic," in which employees engage in percussive battles of the bands, with top executives often leading the contest dressed in full rock regalia. "CEOs love doing this," notes Smith. "I mean, who doesn't want to be a rock star?"