Organizations

Family Business Alliance (FBA)
Committed to “helping family businesses succeed generation to generation,” the Family Business Alliance provides resources and programs specific to the unique interests of family firms in West Michigan.

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Richard M. and Helen DeVos Center for Entrepreneurship and Innovation
FOBI is proud to work alongside the Richard M. and Helen DeVos Center for Entrepreneurship and Innovation (CEI) in the Seidman College of Business at Grand Valley State University as it serves to champion and catalyze the vocation of entrepreneurship. To accomplish this mission, the CEI practices two objectives: talent development and the support for businesses. 

Richard M. and Helen DeVos Center for Entrepreneurship and Innovation Logo


STEP Project for Family Enterprising 

The STEP Project Global Consortium is an independent organization committed to collaboratively researching transgenerational entrepreneurship in order to explore family business and develop highly relevant solutions and insights to make an immediate, tangible difference for family businesses and their stakeholders.