The 19th Annual Family and Private Business Awards

Tuesday, September 11th, 2018 | 5:30 - 9:00 p.m. | JACK Cincinnati Casino

Family and privately owned businesses account for more than half the nation’s total employment, new job creation and Gross Domestic Product. The Goering Center presents the Family and Private Business Awards to honor these enormous contributions.

Three awards will be presented in each of two divisions: Family Business Division and Private Business Division.



Celebrity Emcee: Drew Lachey

The Goering Center is excited to announce that the awards will be emceed by Queen City native, Drew Lachey.





JTM Food Group receives the 2017 Family Business Hall of Fame Award.

Family and Private Business Awards Trophy

Time to get social.


Congratulations to Our 2017 Semi-Finalists


Affordable Language Services


Batesville Products, Inc.

Best Upon Request Corporate Inc.

Braxton Brewing Co.

BRG Realty Group

BridgePointe Psychological & Counseling Services

Brookes & Hyde

Bullen Ultrasonics, Inc.

CareStar, Inc.


Centric Consulting

Certa Pro Painters

Cincinnati Incorporated

Clippard Instrument Laboratory, Inc

Cold Jet LLC

Contemporary Cabinetry East

Custom Design Benefits


Dimalanta Design Group

Donnellon McCarthy Inc.

Eco Engineering, Inc.

Full Service Networking

Furlong Building Enterprises, LLC

Furniture Fair

General Tool Company


Gold Medal Products

H.R. Elements

Hansen Scaffolding

Hengehold Capital Management

Holland Advertising: Interactive

Hydrotech, Inc.

Integrity Express Logistics

John D. Dovich & Associates, LLC

Johnson Investment Counsel

KDM Pop Solutions Group

Kingsgate Transportation Services

Kolar Design

Lykins Company

MCM CPAs & Advisors

Mike's Carwash

Modern Office Methods

NetGain Technologies, Inc.

Northcreek Mezzanine

Office Furniture Source

Pawlished Dog Training LLC

Perfection Group, Inc.


Projects Unlimited Inc.

Republic Wire, Inc.

RiskSOURCE Clark-Theders

SalesCORE Inc.

Schneller Heating, Air Conditioning, and Plumbing

Schueler Group of Companies

Skilled Care Pharmacy

Slice of Stainless

SSK Communities

Stagnaro, Saba & Patterson Co. LPA

Staley Transformations

Team Fitz Graphics, LLC

The F.D. Lawrence Electric Co.

The Lyon Group

The Matrix Companies

The Motz Corporation

The Roehr Insurance Agency

The Rug Gallery

Total Wealth Planning, LLC

TRAK Group

Truepoint Wealth Counsel, LLC

Tufco Flooring LLC

Valley Dental Group LLC

VonLehman CPA & Advisory Firm

Wetzel Flooring

Wm. Kramer & Son, Inc.

If you have any questions about the Family and Private Business Awards please email or call 513.556.7130.