Family Business Center

Celebrating 25 Years


Education for your business family

We are a vibrant learning community of business families, students, researchers and advisors and a trusted source of research, education and outreach. Committed to multi-generational success in business and families, we offer:

  • Family Business Breakfast Series – timely and educational networking breakfasts
  • Ownership Academy courses such as Financial Basics, Family Business Governance and Entrepreneurship & Innovation in Family Business
  • Family business concentration for students through the Opus College of Business

Our offerings provide practical tools that are based on credible research and address the whole individual, family and business. We have been educating business families for more than 20 years.  As one of the first university based centers, we have a unique understanding of the need for:

  • practical tools to help you make important decisions today
  • a community of support that understands your needs
  • connections to other members of the family business community
  • a trusted and safe environment to explore challenging issues

Upcoming Events

2016-17 Breakfast Series

Nationally Recognized Family Tells its Story

Family Business Breakfast Series

Getting the Most From Your Family Meetings

Family Business Breakfast Series

HR Policies and What to Pay Family Members

Family Business Breakfast Series

Helping the Next Generation Understand Wealth

Family Business Breakfast Series

How to Pass to the Next Generation

Family Business Breakfast Series

Balancing Relationships and Business Needs

Family Business Breakfast Series


Family Business Breakfast Series

Interested in joining our community of family businesses?

Contact us for information about how to enroll your family business and gain access to all our events and classes and to get help connecting with our family business advisers. | (651) 962-4255