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It’s 7 a.m. and the southern California sun is beaming down on Mission Viejo, warming both the suburban homes around the lake and Diane Reho’s steering wheel, comforting her morning hands as she drives to the manufacturing plant where she has worked for more than 20 years. Only two-and a half years remain until her 65th birthday and retirement…continue
The drawbacks of U.S. Government regulations surrounding ESOPs have been well-documented within the employee ownership community. A recent case has once again brought these drawbacks to the public’s attention…continue
Recent legislation submitted by U.S. Congressman Dave Reichert (WA-8) could dramatically improve the legislative and tax environment for employee stock ownership plans. If passed, H.R. Bill 2092: Promotion and Expansion of Private Employee Ownership Act of 2017 will help small businesses meet Small Business Administration certification requirements…continue
How would you like to work for a company that has great benefits and specializes in breaking stuff? Westpak, Inc. provides product and packaging testing services to an extensive list of industries, such as life sciences, pharmaceuticals, military/aerospace, cold chain (a temperature-controlled supply chain), sustainability, hazardous material, supply chain and more…continue
For social entrepreneurs concerned about growing income inequality in the U.S. and around the world, one way to spread the wealth is through employee ownership. With that in mind, you’d think impact investors would be clamoring to invest in such companies…continue
The Beyster Institute will present its 15th annual Employee Ownership Management program this fall – Oct. 15-18, 2017 at the Rady School of Management. The class is part of the Institute’s comprehensive program of employee-ownership governance education…continue
Modern Times Beer Company announced the implementation of an ESOP, giving workers a minority ownership stake in the company. The move makes the four-year old beer company the first employee-owned brewery in the state of California…continue