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

Family-owned Walsh Duffield enters fifth generation of management

Sean Keenan may not share the Walsh family name but he has the same attitude when it comes to the idea of selling the family business: It’s not happening......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsFeb 22nd, 2019

Matt Armanino wants family business to focus on tech

Armanino has taken the reigns as CEO at his family's firm, and sees the accounting world as divided into two camps......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsFeb 21st, 2019

The Best Family-Friendly Dogs

The benefits of owning a dog have been established for decades. It all boils down to the fact that canines make people happy and keep them healthier. For kids, puppies are a source of unconditional........»»

Category: blogSource: 247wallstFeb 21st, 2019

Business-as-usual is priority when divorce hits a family-owned business

The value of a business is not static — it moves with the market, the economy and the business' overall success, say experts. Therefore, keeping operations status quo is key as a divorce is worked out among owners......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsFeb 16th, 2019

Restaurant in Nau"s Enfield Drug continues to struggle

Worries about the potential demise of Nau's Enfield Drug might be overwrought — spurred by a family disagreement over the future of the business. CultureMap Austin reported Thursday that the well-known Clarksville eatery and pharmacy was in danger of .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsFeb 13th, 2019

Guest Column: Putting the family business first is essential to long-term success

It was a family council meeting to make a gladiator’s heart leap with excitement, and things reached a point where the best hope was the furniture was fully insured......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsFeb 8th, 2019

Shacknai wrongful-death case ends in settlement

A wrongful death lawsuit involving the girlfriend of a former Valley CEO has been settled, wiping out a roughly $5.1 million verdict against the business leader's brother. The family of Rebecca Zahau, who was found dead in 2010 at the Coronado Is.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsFeb 7th, 2019

I became a better wife, mother by being a business owner

Becoming an entrepreneur changed family life for the better......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralFeb 6th, 2019

Dayton-area auto family acquires new dealership

A Dayton-area auto dealership is getting bigger. The Troy Ford dealership was recently acquired by Dave Arbogast Group, and is now known as Dave Arbogast Ford. In business since 1977, the dealership was acquired by Arbogast after the retirement .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsFeb 4th, 2019

Lebanon Chrysler general manager’s speeding into the family business

Bridget Reinberger hadn’t planned on getting into the car business......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsFeb 4th, 2019

Box Office Battle: "Glass" stays atop on worst Super Bowl weekend in decades

See the rest of the story here. provides the latest financial news as it breaks. Known as a leader in market intelligence, The Fl.....»»

Category: blogSource: theflyonthewallFeb 3rd, 2019

Keeping the peace: Seven keys for family business successors

Maintaining harmony and establishing healthy boundaries between work and family life is complex, so here are seven rules for successors to keep family and business separate when taking over from their first-generation family member......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJan 31st, 2019

Third-generation owner seeks to turn retail plant shop into lifestyle brand

The Mourkakos family bought PlantShed in the 1980s, but their roots in the New York floral business date to the Depression, when Eric Mourkakos's great-grandaunt, a Greek immigrant, started a flower... To view the full story, click the title link......»»

Category: blogSource: crainsnewyorkJan 31st, 2019

Family Business Profile: Imo’s invests in technology, stores as new generation takes over

Imo’s — the pizza synonymous with our town and praised to high heavens by celebrity St. Louisans Ellie Kemper, Jon Hamm, Andy Cohen and others — is renovating its stores and technology as the next generation of the Imo family has taken over......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJan 31st, 2019

A Family Business Serving Families

A Family Business Serving Families.....»»

Category: topSource: seekingalphaJan 29th, 2019

London Family Paying $96K Per Year For Live-In Soccer Coach To Make Sure Their Sons Go Pro

A London family is offering $96,000 per year (£75,000 ) to train their two sons to become professional soccer players, reports Business Insider. According to the job posting, the 8 and 10-year-old children will requir.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeJan 29th, 2019

Elliott"s target Pernod names Lead Independent Director

Pernod Ricard , the family-backed French spirits group under pressure from activist investor Elliott, said on Wednesday it named business veteran Patricia Barbizet to the newly created role of Lead Independent director to further improve its governance......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJan 23rd, 2019

Executive Inc.: Mike Stafford finds room to grow in Valley construction industry (Video)

Mike Stafford doesn't like to get stuck in a lane, whether he's working at his construction company or thinking of a new exotic destination for a family vacation. He says it's all about keeping a fresh perspective as a business leader or a parent......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJan 18th, 2019

Sears stays in business: Chairman Edward Lampert wins bankruptcy auction, staving off liquidation

Sears Chairman Edward Lampert has won a bankrupt.....»»

Category: topSource: chicagotribuneJan 16th, 2019