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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

Mexico"s tequila exporters warily eye US tariffs deadline

After decades of building a domestic market for Tequila Cascahuín, Salvador Rosales readied the family business for a plunge into the U.S. export market this year......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsJun 7th, 2019

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

Steelers" former digital commerce chief buys Leetsdale company

Company changes hands but remains a family business......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 17th, 2019

Business of Pride: Ava Benach

Ava Benach would never compare her struggle in transitioning to that of transgender women who seek asylum in the U.S. But the immigration lawyer can’t deny she was encouraged by their courage — to give up everything, to face violence, to leave family,.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 13th, 2019

Longtime Houston midstream executive to retire

A longtime executive of the Enterprise Products Partners LP (NYSE: EPD) family of companies is leaving his post in August. William Ordemann, executive vice president at Enterprise’s general partner, is retiring Aug. 16 after two decades with the com.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 13th, 2019

Thirty Years Of Living By My Wits

Being a small business owner is one of the hardest jobs in the world because they "live by their wits." Here are lessons learned from three decades of small business.....»»

Category: blogSource: nasdaqJun 13th, 2019

Tariffs are bad for business. Now, longtime GOP allies are questioning their party allegiance

Trump's enthusiasm for tariffs has upended decades of Republican trade policy that favored free trade, cutting of.....»»

Category: topSource: usatodayJun 12th, 2019

St. Louis Business Journal Leadership Trust launches to connect, support St. Louis business leaders

St. Louis Business Journal is pleased to announce the launch of St. Louis Business Journal Leadership Trust, an invitation-only community for chief executives and influential business leaders in greater St. Louis. For nearly four decades, the St. L.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 11th, 2019

Kansas City Business Journal Leadership Trust launches to connect, support Kansas City"s business leaders

The Kansas City Business Journal is pleased to announce the launch of Kansas City Business Journal Leadership Trust, an invitation-only community for chief executives and influential business leaders in greater Kansas City. For nearly four decades, .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 11th, 2019

2019 Business of Pride: Alissa Light, Family Tree Clinic

During her tenure at the cl.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 11th, 2019

Iconic NBBJ architect Bill Bain Jr. dies at 88

Award winning architect William “Bill” Bain Jr. died Saturday at the age of 88, surrounded by his family. Bain spent six decades at NBBJ, which was co-founded by Bain’s father in 1943, and shaped projects such as Seattle's Two Union Square, Pac.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 10th, 2019

Finalist, Non-public Company: Jim Collins, Basic American Foods

Since its founding in 1933 by Jack Hume, Basic American Foods (BAF) has remained a family-owned business with a rich history. The company started with dehydrated onion and garlic products and sent food to support U.S. troops during World War II. An.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 7th, 2019

The Roy Rogers Revival Is Fueled by Roadside Rest Stops and Its Classic Menu

While Burger King devises new ways to troll McDonald’s, Roy Rogers restaurants are happily preaching “Family Values. Family Business.” The quick-service restaurant chain known for quarter-pou.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneJun 2nd, 2019

What you need to know about selling a company to employees

Business owners starting to think about retirement often consider gifting the company to family members or finding an outside buyer, such as a private equity firm or strategic purchaser in the same industry, willing to meet their asking price. Many o.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 1st, 2019

East Austin Hotel aims for both ends of market, with stays ranging from $99 "cabins" to swank poolside suites

With the best hotel financials of any major Texas metro, Austin is the place to try new business models. Jeff Trigger took that to heart with the new East Austin Hotel, which combines elements of a boutique hotel and an upscale hostel......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMay 31st, 2019

Trump"s Mexican tariffs threaten to disrupt auto sector

Shares of global automakers and suppliers tumbled on Friday after U.S. President Donald Trump threatened to impose tariffs on imports from Mexico, potentially upending a global manufacturing business model established decades ago......»»

Category: topSource: reutersMay 31st, 2019

Trump"s Mexican tariffs threat sends shudders through autos sector

Shares of global automakers and suppliers tumbled on Friday after U.S. President Donald Trump threatened to impose tariffs on imports from Mexico, potentially upending a global manufacturing business model established decades ago......»»

Category: topSource: reutersMay 31st, 2019

Kinder Morgan hunts growth in energy renaissance

“Our business has a decades-long runway,” CEO Steve Kean said. “I think that’s particularly true in natural gas.”.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMay 31st, 2019

Automakers tremble in Asia as Trump threatens Mexico tariffs

Shares of major Asian automakers and suppliers tumbled on Friday after U.S. President Donald Trump threatened to slap tariffs on imports from Mexico from next month, potentially upending a decades-old business model of global manufacturers......»»

Category: topSource: reutersMay 31st, 2019

Learning from other family business owners

The very first session of the Niagara University Family Business Center featured accounts from three owners who had recently transferred their businesses to the next generation. Each shared their personal experience......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMay 31st, 2019