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Legacy Series Connections - First Issue

In partnership with The Legacy Series, we are pleased to bring you Connections.  This issue covers the Roundtable event with Keynote Speaker Michael Mitchell, the Executive Director of The S. Dale High Center for Family Business.  We shine a Spotlight on the Strine family and how they've worked to intentionally create multiple generations of entrepreneurs.  The Strines have developed a successful real estate development company and are currently cultivating their third generation of entrepreneurs to explore a new array of possibilities.  Finally, Mike touches on five critical elements necessary for succession in a business.   Continue reading »

Legacy Series Connections - The Second Issue

In partnership with The Legacy Series, we are pleased to bring you Connections.  This issue covers the Roundtable event with Keynote Speaker Phil Clemens, the retired Chairman of The Clemens Family Corporation, the owners and operators of Hatfield Meats.  We shine a Spotlight on Life Celebrations and the founder John Givnish.  John is working to innovate the experience families have when they lose a loved one and turning it into a time to celebrate our lost loved ones.  Finally, Mike touches on the importance conversation families need to have when they have working and non-working shareholders.   Continue reading »

Legacy Series Connections - The Third Issue

In partnership with The Legacy Series, we are pleased to bring you Connections. This issue covers the Roundtable with Keynote Speaker Tony Simmons, the President and CEO of McIlhenny Company, the manufacturers of Tabasco Sauce.  The spotlight covers our three panelists who are inspirational leaders in their family businesses.  Finally, Mike McGrann discusses the importance of Governance in the context of family business, a subject often overlooked but critically important.   Continue reading »