Upcoming Events


Josh Barron

Keynote Speaker

New Date TBA

Wilkes University Ballroom

8:30am – 1:30pm

Who Calls the Shots?


A ½ Day Program on Governance. 
Family and closely held businesses need structures for making 
decisions, resolving differences and defining a vision for the future.



8:30-9 Registration and Networking


9 - 10:15  Setting the Play, What agreements to put in place?

Dr. Ruth Hughes and Steven. Roth, Esq.


10:30 - 11:45 Executing the Play, Process, How decisions are made

Pete Mailloux, Ameriglide and P M Medical Products, Ltd.
Katharine Spanish, Dempsey Uniform and Linen Supply
Bill Joyce, Jr., Joyce Insurance Group.


Noon- 1:30 Getting the point, Lunch with Keynote speaker

Josh Baron, Partner, Banyan Global Family Business Advisors
Adjunct professor, Columbia Business School
Co-Author, Harvard Business Review: Family Business Handbook

Learn More about each of the speakers here.


'How Did My Family Get in My Office?' 

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Bonnie Artman Fox

A Conscious Choice, LLC

Did you know research has shown that unresolved conflict costs organizations approximately $359 billion in paid hours or the equivalent of 385 million working days? 


In this eye-opening program, you will learn surprising ways your upbringing has impacted your conflict style - for better or for worse – and how you can keep what works and change what doesn’t. 


at Penn State Scranton 

(570) 963-2600

All Non-credit Programs are offered at a discount for FBA members!