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October 2021

Family Enterprise of the Year Award – BC Celebration

October 14, 2021 @ 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm PDT

Family Enterprise of the Year Award (FEYA) season is back! Join us online for the BC FEYA celebration. It's time to come together to honour and celebrate this year's finalists - Kalesnikoff and Prestige Hotels & Resorts! For the past 35 years, our FEYA ceremonies have become a cornerstone of our community; giving us an opportunity to recognize and promote the achievements of Canadian family businesses. More than an award, FEYA is a reminder of how much family enterprises matter…

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FEA – Community Call: Unravelling the Dynamics

October 21, 2021 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm EDT

Tension and friction are growing among shareholders and family members with hidden agendas, suspicion and power plays visible within the family business leadership.  Promised opportunities as a shareholder for the next generation are not being honoured.  The process and structures designed to measure the success of family members working in the business have been neglected.  Communication is experienced as manipulative, protective, and guarded ongoingly erodes the trust within family and shareholders.  The family, business and ownership governance created has become…

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November 2021

Webinar – The Value of Building a Gender Lens within Your Family Business Perspective

November 2, 2021 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm EDT

This webinar will start a conversation with family business practitioners about the key role and influence that gender plays in the family business setting. We believe this work can help you smooth succession, access talent, understand conflict, and maintain healthy business family relationships. We will define gender and explore how it affects not only women but men, and also teams, families, businesses, and cultures. We will discuss two case studies from the field that will highlight key challenges related to…

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Family Enterprise of the Year Award – Ontario Celebration

November 9, 2021 @ 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm EST

Family Enterprise of the Year Award (FEYA) season is back! Join us online for the Ontario FEYA celebration. It's time to come together to honour and celebrate this year's finalists - Gerrie Electric, Gilas Management and Tomlinson Group of Companies! For the past 35 years, our FEYA ceremonies have become a cornerstone of our community; giving us an opportunity to recognize and promote the achievements of Canadian family businesses. More than an award, FEYA is a reminder of how much…

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FEA – Community Call: What Can We Learn From the Scholastic Case?

November 18, 2021 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm EST

When family business cases make the front page of the newspaper, it's not usually because of good news, but more of an "OMG - did you see what happened with the __________ family?" This summer, Richard Robinson passed away at the age of 84, and once his will became public, the decisions he had made regarding his shares of the family business became international news. Scholastic Corp., which Robinson took over from his father and built into a huge publishing…

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Family Enterprise of the Year Award – Quebec Celebration

November 25, 2021 @ 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm EST

Family Enterprise of the Year Award (FEYA) season is back! Join us in-person for our Quebec FEYA celebration. It's time to come together to honour and celebrate this year's finalists - Ed Brunet and Associates Canada Inc., GROUPE AGF INC. and Southshore Industries Ltd.! For the past 35 years, our FEYA ceremonies have become a cornerstone of our community; giving us an opportunity to recognize and promote the achievements of Canadian family businesses. More than an award, FEYA is a…

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Prix de l’entreprise familiale de l’année – Célébrations au Québec

November 25, 2021 @ 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm EST

La saison du Prix de l'entreprise familiale de l'année est de retour ! Joignez-vous à nous, en personne, pour célébrer les entreprises finalistes québécoises de 2021 - Ed Brunet et Associés Canada inc., GROUPE AGF INC. et Southshore Industries Ltd. En 35 ans, les cérémonies du Prix de l'entreprise familiale de l'année sont l'occasion de souligner et de faire valoir les réalisations des entreprises familiales canadiennes, et sont devenues une pierre angulaire de notre communauté. Le Prix de l'entreprise familiale…

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December 2021

Family Enterprise of the Year Award – Prairies Celebration

December 9, 2021 @ 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm MST

Family Enterprise of the Year Award (FEYA) season is back! Join us online for the Prairies FEYA celebration. It's time to come together to honour and celebrate this year's finalists - Doortech Mfg. and Distribution Ltd., Wallace & Carey Inc. and WCD (formerly West Canadian Digital Imaging)! For the past 35 years, our FEYA ceremonies have become a cornerstone of our community; giving us an opportunity to recognize and promote the achievements of Canadian family businesses. More than an award,…

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January 2022

FEA – Community Call: You Have an FEA Hat. How Does It Fit?

January 20 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm EST

FEAs come from a variety of disciplines with one major thing in common, we work with families. Though growing in numbers, few designates solely serve clients under the FEA umbrella. More often, FEAs work with families under their primary profession while tapping into FEA knowledge to better understand and serve clients. During this Community Call we will explore what it means to wear the FEA hat, how it fits with a variety of professions, and when it makes sense to…

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May 2022

Symposium 2022

May 30 - June 1
Symposium 2022 is our signature conference for the family business community taking place in beautiful downtown Vancouver, where you can expect dynamic keynote speakers, interactive skill-building workshops, family stories and engaging panel discussions that are all uniquely tailored to the family business experience.

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November 2021

Families Summit of Minds 2021

November 12, 2021 - November 13, 2021
*Exclusive to Business Families*
Families Summit of Minds connects enterprising families and global thought leaders to explore today's issues and tomorrow's opportunities. Be part of unique discussions drawing on shared wisdom, contrasting opinions and solution-driven ideas. Space is limited!

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