New York Family Business Center Events
Round Table|
Peer Groups
Member Only 

Participation in the NYFBC peer group meetings gives you an opportunity to sit down on a monthly basis to discuss common issues with fellow family owned businesses.
Please call or email me if interested in participating in a round table.  
Member Benefit
Thursday, March 21,2013
Bruce Clinton
Building a Great Family Business: Making a Right Fit
Member Benefit
Tuesday, March 12, 2013
Ian McDermott
Member Benefit
Thursday, February 21, 2013

Dr. Michael Klein
Trapped in the Family Business
Mark your Calendar For Future Events
April 18, 2013
8:00 AM - 12:00 PM Morning with Family Business Owners and Family Business Professionals

May 2, 2013
3:30 PM - 6:30 PM
The Challenges Facing Next Generation Leadership
More Information

June 20, 2013
1:00 PM Shot Gun Start
Golf Tournament
The Pompey Club
Steps to Successful Transition
Wednesday, March 13, 2013
Auburn, NY 
Join us for a presentation illustrating steps and twists in family business succession planning. Richard Scrimale of Hancock Estabrook & Donna Herlihy; NYFBC will discuss:
  • Best Practices and Principles
  • Understanding Generational Differences
  • Communication plans
  • Avoiding Hidden Traps


Richard E. Scrimale is of counsel in the Corporate, Tax and Trusts & Estates Practices. His practice focuses on the areas of business, estate and tax planning for closely held and family-owned enterprises.

Wednesday, March 13, 2013
12:00 PM - 1:30 PM 
Cayuga County Chamber 
2 State Street 
Auburn, NY  13021
Bring a Brown Bag Lunch
Free Event, Must Register!
Creating Your Own History: Women Working With Family
Wednesday, March 20, 2013
Syracuse, NY 

NYFBC & WISE Womens Business Center are bringing together the best of both worlds.  Family Business and Women Entrepreneurs.


Katie Doucette with the Leading Element  will facilitate a panel discussion with local leading women who have considerable experience in entrepreneurship and working with family members.  Join us for some thought provoking discussion on the special dynamics associated with bringing family into the business.


Panelists include:

  • Lisa Conway: Director of Marketing for Pioneer Warehousing & Distribution, LLC  
  • Peg Kelley: Vice President & Owner of Syracuse Glass Company Inc 
  • Mara Charlamb: Vice President & Owner United Radio 
  • Deborah Little: Touchdown Enterprise, Inc.


Wednesday, March 20, 2013

NYFBC Logo 8:00 AM- 10:00 AM

The Syracuse Tech Garden

235 Harrison Street

   Syracuse, NY 13202

 RSVP: wisecenter@syr.edu  

or Alex at (315) 443-8634


Annual Supporting Sponsors

Dermody Burke & Brown - Bowers & Company CPA's PLLC - Benefit Specialists of NY

Hancock Estabrook LLP - The Leading Element - CenterState CEO

Testone Marshall & Discenza, CPAs - M&T Bank 


Annual Supporting Members 

Welch Allyn - United Radio - Central New York Business Journal   

Guest Half Price Admission
Are you a member? Bring in this coupon and a guest to
any future event. With this coupon, your non-member guest will be able to receive half price admission.
Good for a future event.