Tile business stays in family for four decades

Ceramic Tile Plus and Exclusively Yours Design was founded 41 years ago when Jim Doran III’s father, eyeing opportunity in Hawaii in the 1970s, moved his family to Maui and opened a shop similar to the family business back in Massachusetts. The company.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsOct 11th, 2018

From the Editor: The people who made the Phoenix Business Journal great

As I thought about what to write for my last Phoenix Business Journal column, I kept coming back to the people who made my two-plus decades here rewarding, successful and special. After all, I spent more time with my PBJ family than my own, as so man.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 1st, 2018

Beer patriarch Bill Coors, grandson of Adolph Coors Co. founder, dies at 102

Bill Coors, grandson of Adolph Coors, founder of Adolph Coors Co., died Saturday. He was 102. Born Aug. 11, 1916, Coors went to work in the family business in Golden in 1939 and remained with the company for 65 years. In 1959 he became chairman of.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsOct 13th, 2018

How one Maui business is dealing with materials price hikes caused by China tariffs

The Trump administration’s $250 billion tariffs on goods exported by China is being felt on Maui, where Ceramic Tile Plus & EY Design, a supplier of tiles, countertops and cabinets, is expecting to see a 45 percent increase next month in the pric.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsOct 11th, 2018

Journal Profile: Dolores Guerro Davis knows when to put on the boss hat in family"s home-remodeling business

Going into the family business was never t.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsOct 11th, 2018

SABJ celebrates the 2018 Outstanding Lawyers Awards honorees

he San Antonio Business Journal this week celebrated 12 local lawyers and their accomplishments with their supporters, firms, family and friends......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsOct 11th, 2018

Three traps for family business owners to avoid

These seemingly small mistakes can cause huge problems......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralOct 10th, 2018

PSBJ Interview: Kenmore Air"s Todd Banks reveals how a unique deal came together

Microsoft is popularizing day trips to Canada for family-owned business Kenmore Air......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsOct 6th, 2018

A Record 37% Of Small Business Owners Are Raising Wages

A record net 37% of owners reported they are raising overall compensation in hopes of hiring and retaining employees in what is increasingly cited as the tightest labor market in decades, according to NFIB’s latest monthly jo.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeOct 5th, 2018

U.S. small-business fighting for staff push pay gains to record

A record share of small-business owners in the U.S. say they’re raising overall pay to attract workers and retain employees amid one of the tightest labor markets in decades......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralOct 5th, 2018

RFPs Are The Dinosaurs Of The Business World [INFOGRAPHIC]

For decades, businesses on the hunt for new vendors and partners to complete projects of any scale turned to the RFP. In fa.....»»

Category: blogSource: valuewalkOct 5th, 2018

After 40 years, Lake Street"s Dragon City Cafe says goodbye

Dragon City Cafe, a Chinese restaurant that over 40 years ago became a neighborhood fixture on Minneapolis' Lake Street, closed its doors about two weeks ago. But the accolades for the family-run business keep pouring in. The latest one is from Minnesota.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsOct 1st, 2018

NECA/IBEW Local 48 works to shrink the gender gap in the electrical field

At age 14, Sonja Rheaume took the first step in what is nearly a 30-year career in the electrical business. And it’s not over yet. Rheaume is the fourth generation in her family to work in the electrical business. Her great grandfather started Oregon.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsOct 1st, 2018

Treasure Island shuttering operations - Crain's Chicago Business

Crain's Chicago BusinessTreasure Island shuttering operationsCrain's Chicago BusinessThe family-owned grocery chain, which was founded in Chicago in 1963, is closing its six remaining locations.....»»

Category: topSource: googlenewsSep 30th, 2018

"People Treat Animals Like Parts of Their Family." Henry Schein Is Spinning Off Its Pet-Health Business

Schein plans to spin off its animal-health business and merge it into a start-up that is helping veterinarians recapture prescription sales.....»»

Category: topSource: barronsSep 30th, 2018

Guest Column: Effective personnel reviews keep businesses on track

As a family business grows and becomes more complex, the owners should start looking for ways to make management and operations more systematic and professional......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsSep 27th, 2018

Mergers offers an exit plan for physicians

Continuing a medical practice business is very different from a widget manufacturer or a retail store, where bringing on a family member or hiring a COO is an easier option. Succession planning for a doctor is compounded by a growing physician shortage......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsSep 27th, 2018

What to Do When Your Kids Don"t Want to Take Over Your Business

You might not be keeping the business in the family, but you still have to figure out what happens when you are gone......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsSep 26th, 2018

Hatter takes "people first" approach to growing Alpharetta financial planning firm

Hatter is a finalist for Family Owned Business Leader in the 2018 Small Business Person of the Year Awards......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsSep 21st, 2018

Not just for kids anymore: Party rental company expanding as corporate business grows

Here's a growth metric for you: This Columbus company has five times the dunk tanks it had a year ago. Awesome Family Entertainment LLC has purchased a new warehouse in southeast Columbus where the entertainment company plans to move and continue g.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsSep 20th, 2018

End of a Car-Selling Era as AutoNation Chief Steps Down - New York Times

New York TimesEnd of a Car-Selling Era as AutoNation Chief Steps DownNew York TimesFor decades, car dealerships were mostly family-own.....»»

Category: topSource: googlenewsSep 19th, 2018