National — a family business where ‘time and truth travel together’

By | February 23rd, 2017|Categories: Family Business|

Lynda Smith Swann is the president and owner of National Wholesale, a women’s apparel business, started in 1952, which is now celebrating its 65th year of business. Although Lynda grew up at National, she went [...]

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Six Key Issues Millennials Should Consider Before Diving Into a Family Business

By | February 22nd, 2017|Categories: Family Business|

Joining a family business isn’t for everyone. It’s a risky decision that needs a lot of careful consideration. You might build a successful dynasty that grows into a Fortune 500 company, with generations of family [...]

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The Wallenbergs: where money meets Swedish science

By | February 22nd, 2017|Categories: Family Business|

The Wallenberg family’s main philanthropic vehicle, the Knut and Alice Wallenberg foundation (KAW), which celebrated its 100th anniversary this year, is the second-biggest backer of basic scientific research in Europe, having distributed SKr24bn or $2.7bn [...]

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Ping’s new president John K. Solheim talks about leading his family’s business

By | February 13th, 2017|Categories: Family Business|

Since the company's inception in 1959, Ping has been a family-run business. The recent elevation of John K. Solheim, the oldest son of Ping chairman and CEO John A. Solheim, and grandson of company founder [...]

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Lee Family Business is in Full Swing

By | February 13th, 2017|Categories: Family Business|

Just like in any sport, gymnasts need a place to train. However, these places require a monthly payment for training, competing and much more. For MaJe Lee, University of Utah gymnast Kari Lee’s mother, instead [...]

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