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Family-Run Businesses Flourish: Penn State Behrend’s Conference on Entrepreneurship Provides Invaluable Insights and Resources

BySamantha Jones

Apr 3, 2024
Penn State University Hosts Family Business Conference

The Center for Family Business at Penn State Behrend will be hosting a two-day conference on Entrepreneurship on May 15-16. This conference is an outreach effort of Behrend’s Black School of Business and aims to provide family-run businesses with the knowledge and tools they need to succeed. The conference will cover a range of topics including succession planning, board creation, minority-led businesses, and more.

Featured speakers at the conference include Robert S. Castellini, Richard Seaman, and James Bly. Robert S. Castellini is the managing director at Sentinel Private Wealth Group, Richard Seaman is the chairman of Seaman Corporation and author of “A Vibrant Vision: The Entrepreneurship of Multigenerational Family Business”, and James Bly is the managing director of US EY Private Family Enterprise. These experts in the field will share their insights and experiences with attendees to help them overcome common challenges and achieve success in their businesses.

The Center for Family Business provides family-run businesses with access to Black School faculty experts, student researchers, and peer groups that discuss common issues and concerns related to family businesses. Members of the center can attend forums led by these experts that focus on their specific needs. In addition to these resources, members also have access to networking opportunities with other business owners who are facing similar challenges and can offer advice and support.

Registration for the conference is now open, and details can be found on the conference webpage. To learn more about the Center for Family Business or this upcoming event, visit their webpage today!

By Samantha Jones

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