Program Highlights & Resources

FBA VI features a variety of comprehensive, educational programming delivered by dynamic speakers who provide timely, relevant information and resources. FBA VI Members and Future Members in attendance at each event have an opportunity to engage in meaningful conversations along with great food making for memorable, long-lasting experiences!

Here is a snapshot of our 2017-18 and 2018-19 seasons:

September 21, 2017: AGM & Member Appreciation

September 29, 2017: Digital Marketing for Families in Business

October 19, 2017: Leaps & Lessons – Transitioning the Family Business

November 14, 2017: Dear Younger Me – Workshop for All Generations

November 29, 2017: Fireside Chat on Ambitions, Extreme Goals & Taking Risks

January 26, 2018: Faxes to Facebook: Multigenerational Family Business Communication

February 8, 2018: Family Business Excellence (FBE) Awards, New Young Entrepreneur Award & Sponsor Recognition Ceremony

March 14, 2018: Mental Toughness Leadership with Sean Bacon\

April 26, 2018: Strategies for Recruiting & Retaining Top Talent

June 7, 2018: Celebrating the Role of Family Business in the Economy: Year-End Social

September 13, 2018: FBA VI Annual Meeting & Member Appreciation

September 19, 2018: Future of Work is NOW

October 25, 2018: Emotional Intelligence

December 5, 2018: Enterprise Transition 2019

January 17, 2019: Ambitions, Extreme Goals & Risks

February 13, 2019: Family Business Excellence (FBE) & Young Entrepreneur Awards

March 14, 2019: Family Business Stories

May 9, 2019: Workplace Stress & Wellness

June 2019 (Date TBA): Year-End Social


Below are the season highlights and resources provided by our speakers at some of our events:

Ambitions, Extreme Goals & Risks, January 2019

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Download Fillable Workbook:

Chasing Our Dreams & Finding Ourselves

Enterprise Transition 2019, December 2018

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Tool Kit Materials:

Arrowhead Organizational Scan – Fall 2015

Enterprise Succession – Corporate MRI (print)

Enterprise Succession – Transition Assessment Tool (print)

Kerry Brown from Success Biz Coach on Emotional Intelligence, October 2018

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Rocky Ozaki from Now of Work Inc. on The Future of Work is NOW, September  2018

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Denise Lloyd from Engaged HR on
Recruitment & Retention Strategies, April 2018

Recruiting Front Line Talent in a Hot Labour Market – Tips for Success

Sean Bacon from Dynamic Shift Consulting on Mental Toughness Leadership, March 2018