About Family Business Association

We are an enjoyable and engaging organization filled with knowledgeable family businesses and advisors to family businesses. We focus on providing timely educational events and

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Join a Family Business Advisory Team

This is your unique opportunity to learn from each other, to work on your family business opportunities and challenges, and to have the security of

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2017/18 Season Snapshot

  • September AGM & Member Appreciation
  • September Digital Workshop
  • October Leaps & Lessons – Transitioning the Family Business
  • November Dear Younger Me – Workshop for All Generations
  • November Fireside Chat on Ambitions, Extreme Goals & Taking Risks
  • January Faxes to Facebook: Multigenerational Family Business Communication
  • February Family Business Excellence (FBE)  Awards
  • March Mental Toughness Leadership with Sean Bacon
  • April  Strategies for Recruiting & Retaining Top Talent
  • June Celebrating the Role of Family Business in the Economy: Year-End Social
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2018 FBA VI Award Recipients:
Family Business Excellence & Young Entrepreneur


Sold Out Crowd For A Terrific Evening!

On February 8, 2018, FBA VI celebrated and honoured outstanding Vancouver Island family businesses, a young entrepreneur and our valued sponsors. DriveWise BC and Titan Boats tied as the recipients of the 2018 Family Business Excellence Awards. Mike Geric Construction was selected as the finalist. Daisy Klaibert of Beacon Hill Wealth Management was selected as the recipient of our first Young Entrepreneur Award.

To view our photo gallery for our 2018 Family Business Excellence & Young Entrepreneur Awards Ceremony, click here.


Thank You To Our 2017-18 Valued Sponsors

(Photo Courtesy of Don Denton/Saanich News) Sponsors gather for a group photograph at the annual 2018 Family Business Excellence & Young Entrepreneur Awards Ceremony held at the Beach House Restaurant. Missing in the photo: Bolen Books; Butler Bros.; Durwest Construction; Equitex Realty; Holiday Inn Express; Proline Management; Rinald Tax Advisory & Story Construction.

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Celebrating the Role of Family Business in the Economy

Celebrate another wonderful year and the significant contribution that family businesses make to the economy world-wide at our year-end social.

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Strategies for Recruiting & Retaining Top Talent

Join Engaged HR in this interactive workshop where you will learn about best practices in a highly competitive employment environment.

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