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Mitzi Perdue Shares Insights with FBLI

On April 11, FBLI in partnership with the Marquette College of  Business Administration and the Biz Times welcomed Mitzi Perdue to Milwaukee. Mitzi, who is the author of “How to make your family business last” is an expert on the subject being the daughter of the founder of Sheraton Hotels and the wife of the… Read more »

Dr. Dave interviews Mitzi Perdue on WTMJ’s ALL BUSINESS radio show. Listen here.

Mitzi Perdue, successful business owner and author, comes from two family business dynasties – Sheraton Hotels and Perdue Farms.  She’s making an exclusive, one-day only appearance in Milwaukee at Marquette University on April 11th at the invitation of Family Business Legacy Institute. Dr. Dave had the opportunity to interview Mitzi on Saturday, March 31st.  Listen… Read more »

Economist Talk Sheds Light on the Future

On February 14, FBLI family members gathered at the Wisconsin Club’s Country Club to hear Dr. Mike Knetter of the University of Wisconsin Foundation speak on his vision for our economy. The hour-long presentation offered many insights including: 2018 Outlook -S&P 500: +8% -Real GDP growth: +2.25%, with momentum waning toward year end -Expect unemployment to… Read more »

Snifters Event Features Networking and Tapas

On January 24, FBLI members got together for some networking and delicious tapas at Snifters. The restaurant, which opened in August, is located at 606 S, 5th Street in Walkers Point and features Latin and Soul cuisine served on small plates (tapas). The FBLI family was treated to a delicious Latin rice with fried chicken… Read more »

Happy Holidays From FBLI

On December 5, FBLI family members gathered at the home of Dr. David Borst and Beth Borst to share a little holiday cheer and reminisce about 2017.  A fun time was had by all. We would like to extend a special thanks to the Borsts for opening their house for this special event.