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Penn State University hosts a Conference on Family Businesses

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Apr 3, 2024

The Center for Family Business at Penn State Behrend is hosting a two-day conference on Entrepreneurship on May 15-16. The conference program will cover topics such as succession planning, board creation, minority-led businesses, and more. Registration is now open and details can be found on the conference webpage.

Featured speakers at the conference include Robert S. Castellini, Richard Seaman, and James Bly. Robert S. Castellini is the managing director at Sentinel Private Wealth Group, while Richard Seaman is the chairman of Seaman Corporation and the author of “A Vibrant Vision: The Entrepreneurship of Multigenerational Family Business”. James Bly is the managing director of US EY Private Family Enterprise.

The Center for Family Business is an outreach effort of Behrend’s Black School of Business. They host forums led by experts in the field, focusing on the unique needs of family-run businesses. Members of the center have access to Black School faculty experts, student researchers, and peer groups that discuss common issues and concerns.

For more information about the Center for Family Business and the upcoming conference, visit their webpage.

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