Goering Center Names New President

Carol Butler has been named President of the University of Cincinnati’s Goering Center for Family & Private Business. She succeeds Larry Grypp who served in the role for nearly a decade during a time of extreme growth in membership and services.

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The Goering Center is dedicated to serving our 330-plus Core Members - family and private businesses in the region - as well as Associate Members, who serve family businesses. We also welcome Corporate Partners who wish to support our mission.

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Programs at the Goering Center include 16 single day events with topics focused on the concerns of regional businesses. These programs guide members through successful transitions, develop future leaders, help with strategic planning and more.


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Core Member Breakfast:
Reversing Culture Clash

11.2.17 | 7:30 - 9:30 a.m.
Sharonville Convention Center
Join us Nov. 2 to hear the story of Bullen Ultrasonics, and how they reversed a struggling culture to strike workforce gold.
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Social & Learning Event:
Breaking Barriers Part 2
11.30.17 | 4:00 - 6:00 p.m.
New Riff Distilling, Newport, KY

Join us for the sequel event of this series where Wendy Lea of Cintrifuse will lead a panel discussion with leaders of Brain Brew Ventures, LISNR and Upshift.
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Next Generation Institute (NGI) - Nov. 2017 - June 2018
The Goering Center's flagship institute is now enrolling, but only for a limited time.
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Communication & Culture Institute (C&CI) - Feb. - April 2018
Presented by Lynne Ruhl, this newest institute will help attendees to inspire change at their organization.
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