Why Join Family Enterprise Canada?
Joining our community will help strengthen your family and your business. Connecting with other business families–who are navigating similar complex situations–will help you tackle the difficult conversations and potential family conflicts that impact every business family, either now or in the future. Our supportive community is empowered by thought leaders, family-focused knowledge, research, and resources. Take advantage of this unique opportunity to help you manage the interconnected challenges of harmonizing family, enterprise and ownership.
With two different experiences to choose from – Progressive and Foundational – Family Enterprise Canada supports your journey in continuously evolving as a cohesive and successful enterprising family.
Our family joined Family Enterprise Canada as a forum to provide guidance, educational and networking opportunities for both the second generation and incoming third generation. It is always helpful to share ideas, best practices and thoughtful insight with families that are experiencing the same challenges and opportunities.
Enjoy everything that membership has to offer…
A community you can rely on
Our members form a vibrant community that represents the diversity, complexity and rewarding scope of what it means to be a business family. We provide an array of educational and social events geared specifically to the unique needs of our community to help you thrive as a family building a legacy across generations.
Empowering your rising leaders
Connect your next generation with our highly engaged NextGen community from across Canada. They are committed to developing ownership and leadership skills and elevating each other to reach their highest potential, together.
Peer group experiences
Our Peer Groups, including Personal Advisory Groups (P.A.Gs), provide you with a supportive, confidential, non-competitive space for to share challenges and successes as you work through the issues that arise where personal, family, and business intersect, with peers who truly understand your reality!
Learning opportunities designed for business families
Knowledge is power! Strengthen your family relationships with curated resources, interactive activities and courses designed to support you through your toughest challenges as a business family.
A strong, unified voice for your interests
We are the voice representing the family enterprise community. We are committed to informing and engaging policymakers and the public to make sure the unique needs of family businesses are considered. Family Enterprise Canada is here to speak on your behalf on issues that matter.
Global experiences for Progressive families
Families in our Progressive Experience can engage, connect and learn with peers from diverse cultures and perspectives from around the world, through Family Business Network – International, the world’s leading organization for family enterprise.