FEUSA: Enterprising Families. Working Together.

96% of our respondents believe that the long-term investment philosophy, commitment to employees and suppliers, and contributions to its communities distinguish family firms from other businesses. Yet 55% either don’t belong to a trade association or don’t believe their trade association differentiates between family firms and other businesses. 67% of respondents do not believe elected officials understand what differentiates family firms from other types of businesses.

Family Enterprise USA does understand family firms and is working to share your story and be your voice in Washington D.C. If you would like more information about FEUSA, please email Ann Kinkade at akinkade@familyenterpriseusa.org.

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Family Firm Values Drive Policy Preferences

In order to understand what is most troubling to family firms, survey respondents were asked to rank the importance of various public policy issues. The issue that got the strongest response was “reducing the deficit... Read More