Hubler For Business Families
   

October Proclaimed Family Business Awareness Month

Minnesota Governor Tim Pawlenty and Secretary of State Mark Ritchie have declared October 2010 as Family Business Awareness Month in Minnesota. According to this proclamation and Family Business, 90% of the businesses in the United States are family owned, underscoring their importance to the state and national economy.

State of Minnesota Proclamation: Family Business Awareness Month in Minnesota - October 2010

Text of the Proclamation:

State of Minnesota Proclamation

Whereas: Family businesses are critical to the success of our state and national economy; and

Whereas: Family businesses enhance our communities by providing stable, trustworthy services; and

Whereas: According to Family Business, 90 percent of the businesses in the United States are family businesses, and create 86 percent of all new jobs in the United States; and

Whereas: Family businesses generate 49 percent of the gross domestic product, and employ 80 percent of the U.S. workforce; and

Whereas: Of Fortune 500 companies, 37 percent are family controlled, and 60 percent of all publicly-held U.S. companies are family controlled; and

Whereas: Cargill, with its headquarters in the State of Minnesota, is the largest family business in the United States.

Now, Therefore, I, TIM PAWLENTY, Governor of Minnesota, do hearby proclaim the month of October 2010, to be 

Family Business Awareness Month in the State of Minnesota.

IN WITNESS WHEREOF, I have hereunto set my hand and caused the Great Seal of the State of Minnesota to be affixed at the State Capitol this 14th day of October in the year of our Lord two thousand and ten, and of the State the one hundred fifty-second.

Tim Pawlenty, Governor
Mark Ritchie, Secretary of State

If you enjoyed this article please consider leaving a comment below, sharing it and/or subscribing to have future articles delivered to your RSS feed reader.
blog comments powered by Disqus
     
click edit icon to configure CONTENT-SMICONS element

ResourcesTom Hubler Interview with Southwest Initiative Foundation
Interview with Kurt Thompson - Southwest Initiative Foundation Read More
Video - Legacy & the Last Challenge of Entrepreneurship
Tom Hubler's presentation to the Edina Rotary Club - March 3, 2011 Read More
October Proclaimed Family Business Awareness Month
Minnesota Governor Tim Pawlenty and Secretary of State Mark Ritchie have declared October 2010 as Family Business Awareness Month in Minnesota. According to this proclamation and Family Business, 90% of the businesses in the United States are family owned, underscoring their importance to the state and national economy.  Read More
On The Air - The Peter McClellan Show
Tom Hubler was recently interviewed on The Peter McClellan Show. Listen to his interview here. Read More
Published Articles
A pioneer in family business consulting, Tom Hubler has authored many articles drawn from experience in his practice and study. We've gathered a few of Tom's most insightful and illuminating pieces in PDF form for you to read and enjoy. Read More
Tom Hubler DVD
Receive Tom Hubler's DVD, My Life and Work, My Soul and Legacy, by mailing a check made out to Hubler for Business Families for $29.95 to: 80 South Eighth Street, Suite 900, Minneapolis, MN 55402
 Read More
Specialists
In our consulting work, we've found that occasionally, family owned businesses have the need of professional advice in very specialized areas, areas beyond our core expertise. For them, we have recommended some of the businesses we've successfully worked with in our 30 years of consulting. Read More
Resources
We encourage you to make use of these resources for family owned businesses. The expert information and guidance they offer can prove useful for any family business, regardless of the issues it's facing. Read More
2014 Minnesota Family Business Awards2013 MN Family Business AwardsArchive

Now Available:



Cornerstone of Hubler for Business Families:

The Soul of Family Business


SCHEDULE YOUR FREE ORIENTATION MEETING.

Take this risk-free first step in ensuring the continued success of your family business now. There is no charge for the orientation meeting other than out-of-pocket expenses for travel. 

TOM HUBLER WILL GIVE YOU A FREE ORIENTATION.

Does your family business need help with succession planning, conflict resolution, management or other issues? If so, we'll arrange a one-on-one orientation meeting with you and Tom Hubler to help you explore the possibilities of working with us. If you choose, your family and business associates can also attend. Here, in a relaxed environment, you can talk about:

- Key family business issues
- Plans necessary for the success of your family-owned business
- Possibilities and expectations
- Terms of the relationship
©All Rights Reserved | Hubler for Business Families - America's preeminent family business consultants
Ownership Planning | Management and Leadership | Business Planning | Family Planning
Contact | Site Map