About Us

At the Goering Center, it is our mission to nurture and educate family and private businesses to drive a vibrant economy.

We achieve this by delivering robust programming that fosters collaboration among Tri-State business leaders and exposes family and private company owners and executives to relevant experts and new techniques.

Our History
Team Profiles
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With the intent of accelerating business growth and sustaining family and private business harmony, the Goering Center can help you address the unique and critical issues facing firms of all sizes including:

  • Succession planning
  • Communication techniques
  • Strategic planning
  • Leadership development
  • Advisory boards
  • Conflict resolution

Family & Private Business - Defined

Family Owned: Business in which two or more related individuals own, lead, or make the major decisions for the company.

Privately Held: An individual or non-related individuals own more than 50 percent of the company.

John Goering

John Goering, Founder of the Goering Center