The Family Business Podcast
About This Show
The Family Business Podcast is dedicated to the stories of family-owned companies and entrepreneurs around the world. This podcast is brought to you by Tharawat Magazine, a global publication that inspires family businesses and multi-generational entrepreneurs as they start, grow, and sustain their companies.Read more »
Most Recent Episode
The True Meaning of Next Gen Success
7 days ago
Vincent Valeri is a Toronto-based family business consultant who advises families on areas including planning for and managing success. Valeri believes it’s not enough just to acquire financial success. The family must prepare themselves so they grow together rather than apart as a result of that accumulation of wealth.
On this subject, Vincent Valeri is a man who knows whereof he speaks.
As the son of a successful Italian-Canadian tech entrepreneur in the 1980’s and 90’s, Vincent embraced everything about the “rich-kid” lifestyle. He had the sports car at 16, the most expensive clothes, and traveled all over the world.
What he couldn’t see through his $3,000 Italian sunglasses was that he was ill-prepared for life outside that bubble of entitlement. So when the tech sector melted down in the early 2000’s and his family business took a tumble, he was forced to carve out a new path.
That path has led him to where he is today – helping those just like him avoid the hardships he faced. He helps families define success as more than just financial statements and works with next-gen family business members to find their identity beyond just that of future inheritor.Read more »