Affinity Groups

These discrete peer networking groups meet to dialogue about Family Business dynamics and best practices. They serve as a forum to meet with like individuals within Family Businesses to share ideas, trends, issues and opportunities unique to our stakeholders. Affinity groups are organized into:

  • AG-1 – Founders, CEOs and Senior Level Management

Specifically designed for the senior generation family members and senior non-family leaders, discussions for this group are often focused on sharing the challenges and responsibilities of family business leadership and succession planning.

  • AG-2 – Next Generation, Future Family Business Leaders

This group focuses on sharing the experiences and challenges of preparing to become a leader in a family business, including the responsibilities of ownership and leadership.

  • AG-3 – Women in the Family Business

The AG-3 group meets and shares the experiences of women in a family business, working in the business or not.

  • AG-4 – North State Family Business

An alternative discussion group for members living in the northern part of the region who find it more difficult to drive to Sacramento.