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PC Business Roundtable: Ohio Employee Ownership Center

August 9, 2022 @ 7:30 am - 9:00 am

Ohio Employee Ownership Center (OEOC): Who’s Going to Own Your Business Next?

Join us at the in-person 2022 Portage County Business Roundtable where this presentation’s theme is Who’s Going to Own Your Business Next? Learn about the Ohio Employee Ownership Center (OEOC) at Kent State University’s work helping business owners plan for succession.

Every business owner will one day exit their business – what’s going to happen when you do? This last step of your entrepreneurial journey can challenge what you think you know, about the business and about yourself. This introductory session will introduce ownership succession concepts and strategies, and help you develop a process for getting started and achieving your goals.

Our keynote speaker is Chris Cooper, Director of the Ohio Employee Ownership Center at Kent State University, where he works with business owners as they explore succession options, including employee ownership. During this program, you will learn how the OEOC can help you:

  • plan for an orderly exit from your business
  • ensure business continuity, and your entrepreneurial legacy

















  • Breakfast and networking
  • Keynote speaker from OEOC
  • Engaging case studies for¬†table discussion
  • Closing Q&A panel


  • Chris Cooper, Ohio Employee Ownership Center at Kent State University

To register visit: https://roundtable-oeoc.eventbrite.com


August 9, 2022
7:30 am - 9:00 am


Brad Ehrhart
(330) 297-3470


Kent State University Student Center
1075 Risman Dr
Kent, OH 44242 United States
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