The Family Business Board Life Cycle and What Directors Must Know

The Family Business Board Life Cycle and What Directors Must Know

Join this dynamic education session and panel discussion on what it takes to move from a family-only board of directors to a board comprised of family members and independent directors, across different stages of a company’s life cycle. Hear directly from family...
The Board: Strategy Makers or Strategy Takers?

The Board: Strategy Makers or Strategy Takers?

Who is responsible for strategy in a company — the board or management? Caleb White and Nancy Drozdow moderate a session that discusses this question at the 2022 Private Company Governance Summit from Family Business Magazine where CFAR is a silver sponsor.
Effectively Linking Family Shareholder Voice to the Company Board

Effectively Linking Family Shareholder Voice to the Company Board

Family-owned companies, regardless of their age, must consistently adapt the methods used to bring shareholder voice—needs, wants and desires—to the company board in a way that it is both useful to the board in its decision making and reflective of the majority opinion of the shareholders.