A Look At U.S. Family Owned Businesses – Is Transition An Issue?

  • The greatest part of America’s wealth lies with family owned businesses (FOB’s).
  • Family firms comprise 80 to 90% of all business enterprises in North America.
  • Family businesses are thriving but succession risks are higher than ever with more FOB’s finding leadership from outside the family.
  • The largest FOB in the US is Wal-Mart Inc.




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Coach to CEO's and Business Owners with an end game or transition in mind while simultaneously building the equity value of their enterprise and creating a better life/work balance.

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  1. Pingback: When Is It Time To Sell A Family Owned Business? « Suki Mudan

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