Sep 01 2017
The Smith Family Business Initiative welcomes Margarita Tsoutsoura, PhD, as the first John and Dyan Smith Professor of Management and Family Business. Professor Tsoutsoura will also serve the SFBI Academic Director.
Jul 27 2017
Cornell University’s forward-thinking program educates and connects students, alumni, and business leaders from family-owned enterprises
Jul 10 2017
Co-founder and Chief Strategy Officer of Indonesia’s Travelio, Christina Suriadjaja has accepted the prestigious EY NextGen Award 2017 in Monaco presented by William Lauder, Executive Chairman of The Estee Lauder Companies Inc.
Jul 07 2017
Cornell University graduate Margi Sergi, '15, brings her business savvy and RedHead Red Blend wine to Walmart shelves.
May 05 2017
Johnson MBAs share their perspectives on the value of growing up in a family business at Entrepreneurship at Cornell Celebration 2017.
Apr 18 2017
Owning and running a business as a family can be both uniquely rewarding and challenging, says Smith Family Business Initiative speaker Joseph Astrachan.
Mar 06 2017
Driven by a sense of legacy and with ownership structures that allow them to out-manoeuvre their competitors, family-owned businesses offer a unique model for success.
Nov 03 2016
Alumni who grew up with the prospect of building careers in a family business shared their decisions and stories at the Families in Business conference.
Oct 31 2016
Families in Business conference panelists discuss why family businesses, often built on trust, may be particularly susceptible to fraud and cyber-attacks.
Oct 26 2016
Jared Kleinert, Family Business Conference keynote speaker, describes how millennials achieve “exponential success and impact.”
Jul 18 2016
Bringing a “Benevolent Competitiveness” to Family Business
Jul 07 2016
Johnson MBA students and graduates share their
experiences as both keepers their families’ businesses and creators of their
Jun 27 2016
Outlet: Fortune Online - Tom Schyrver
Jun 14 2016
John and Dyan Smith of Cedar Rapids, Iowa, had a yearlong
discussion with their children to determine an ownership strategy for
their company, CRST International Inc.
Feb 15 2016
Mark Bissell, Chairman and CEO of Bissell Inc., discusses how to keep a fourth-generation family business thriving
Nov 10 2015
Johnson winery - It began with a Cornellian