Upstate NY Family Business Day Symposium

The Upstate New York Family Business Day Symposium (UNYFBDS) event was created to support the lifeblood of the Upstate NY economy – family owned businesses. The UNYFBDS will take place at the RIT Inn and Conference Center, 5257 W. Henrietta Rd., Henrietta, NY 14467; (585) 359-1800.

Seminars and workshops will continue throughout the day, from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Registration and networking begins at 9:30 a.m.

Jeff Savlov of Blum and Savlov, a family business and wealth consulting firm, will present his acclaimed and highly interactive workshop, “What Your Family Business Can Learn from the Rock Band Metallica.”

Cathy Carroll of Legacy Onward will deliver a talk entitled “Greater Profits Through Greater Performance: How to Develop the Next Generation of Leaders in the Family Business.”

Family wealth adviser Michael Palumbos’ presentation, “The Four Decisions of Business Growth and How Family Businesses Can Leverage Them,” will dive into the critical decisions every business owner must make and shares ways that family businesses can either leverage them or hindered by them.

For more information, contact symposium organizer Rick Rivers at (585) 586-6906 or;

Expiration Date: 
Tuesday, September 24, 2019