Brain Food: In the News + More!
Family business risks and rewards discussed at Kutztown University panel

Family businesses are the biggest job creator in the U.S., contributing 78-percent of new jobs in the nation and constituting 60-percent of the total workforce.

Building a Foundation for Multi-generation Success: How Enterprising Families Become Champion Families

Mark Your Calendars: Biz Tips from a Successful Family Business!
Spring Symposium: Jurgielewicz Family
& Tasty Duck

Tuesday, May 7
7:30 - 9:30 a.m.
One of the Leading Suppliers of Pekin Ducks in North America…right here in Berks!

Meet the Family:
Dr. Joe Jurgielewicz, Joey Jurgielewicz, Dr. Jim Jurgielewicz, and Michael Jurgielwicz

Facilitated by Chet Mosteller of Mosteller & Associates, join the Jurgielewicz family to discuss how they’ve overcome challenges and struggles encountered as a family business , the importance of succession planning, the evolution of Tasty Duck over generations & overall best practices for family businesses.  
Trusted Business Advice & Collaboration: Peer Discussion Groups
Confidential, non-competitive, professionally led, peer discussion groups give you the opportunity to meet and solve the challenges of running a family enterprise in very competitive, disruptive times. 
For more information, click here .

To register, contact Rachael Romig .
Grow Your Business: Develop Your Leaders
Leadercast Live is the largest one-day leadership event in the world, broadcast live from Atlanta and now available in Greater Reading! Gayle King, one of TIME's most influential people of 2019, is just one of the nine incredible speakers that will be featured. Approved for SHRM, HRCI + CNE credits.
Thank you to our 2018-2019 FBA sponsors!
major sponsors:
BB&T, FORCEpgk, Kozloff Stoudt Attorneys, RKL LLP

program sponsors:
Alvernia University O’Pake Institute for Ethics, Leadership & Public Service; Mosteller & Associates; First Priority Bank, a Division of MID PENN BANK; Fraser Advanced Information Systems

family champion sponsors:
Canteen of Berks County, Dolan Construction, Paul W. Essig, Redner’s Markets Inc., VA Productions Inc.
FBA Mission & Vision : In addition to working in an ever-changing business climate, family-owned companies face a host of unique challenges that often complicate the day-to-day running of the business. Berks Family Business Alliance (FBA) was created to address these pressing issues, helping businesses to find solutions to the complex issues that families working together often struggle to overcome.
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