The Conway Center, a non-profit organization, has helped family businesses achieve success for over 19 years. The Center assists family business owners with transitioning their businesses to the next generation, celebrates accomplishments of outstanding family businesses at an annual awards program, and provides educational programs and resources that help Central Ohio family businesses grow and thrive.
Monthly educational programs provide information on family business topics by employing informative speakers, case studies, family business owners and other experts to discuss business issues and challenges from their personal perspective or professional experience
Annually, the Center offers nine educational presentations on family business issues and several roundtables that focus on in-depth topics.
2017 Monthly Educational Program
7:30-9:00 a.m. at Ohio Dominican University
Join us for a Conway Center Program or Event!
RESERVATIONS may be made online or by emailing ADotts@FamilyBusinessCenter.com. Conway Center members are encouraged to bring guests to programs and events to introduce Central Ohio family business leaders to the resources provided by the Conway Center. Family business leaders attending for the first time are free. Educational programs, round tables, and webinars are open to the public for a small fee unless otherwise noted.
January 19- Bringing Millennials into Leadership Roles – facilitated by DeVine Consulting
February 16 – Legacy: The Importance of Community Engagement – facilitated by The Catholic Foundation
March 16 -How to Keep and Transfer Wealth for Generations* – facilitated by Johnson Investment Counsel
April 20 – Now What? Life after Succession* – facilitated by Gryphon Financial Partners
May 18 – Success Story: Profile of a Successful Family Business*
June – August – Summer Break
September 21 – Success Story: Profile of a Successful Family Business*
October 19 -HR Best Practices on Employee Engagement*
November 16 – Managing Sibling Relationships during the Succession Planning Process – facilitated by Holbrook & Manter CPAs
December 21 – Difficult Conversations: Dealing with Entitlement Issues*
February 10 – Mission, Vision and Values – presented by GREENCREST
April 14 – A Closer Look: Wealth Transfer – presented by Taft/ Law
August – Cyber-Security: Preventing Fraud & Theft
October 5 – ESOPs – presented by Huntington Bank
November 20 – A Closer Look: Employee Engagement