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  • Female Leader Takes Organization Into New Markets

    The female leader of an 80 year old Omaha company explains how she expanded into a new market segment in this WOWBIZ Weekly interview. Angela McGee and her 40 employees “wash dirty linen” and have long serviced the hospitality/food service industries, but are expanding into the heavily regulated health services industry. McGee “fell on her face” many times, but ultimately succeeded, investing $1.5 million in expanding her plant and securing a massive new client, Alegent Healthcare.

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  • How To Transition Your Family Business Successfully

    70% of family businesses fail to transition their ownership from one generation to the next. When owners of a family business are ready to retire and have the option to pass it down to their children, many factors keep them from doing so. What then? In this WOWBIZ Inside Scoop video, Jim Zipurski of Corporate Finance Associates discusses the psychological and financial challenges of passing on a family business as well as how to use outside financing and lots of […]

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