Regenerative Design Group — Greenfield, MA

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Location: Greenfield, MA Industry: Landscape Design                                                Number of employees: 8 Assistance: Cooperative Development Institute Became employee-owned: 2021  From the Company:https://www.regenerativedesigngroup.com/worker-owned/  Employee Owned Small Businesses in Landscaping Employee Owned Small Businesses in Massachusetts Employee Owned Small Businesses Assisted by Cooperative Development Institute

Liberty Graphics – Liberty, ME

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Location: Liberty, Maine                                                                Industry: Printing/ Manufacturing                                        Number of employees: 35 Became employee-owned: 2021 Assistance: Cooperative Development Institute From the Company:https://lgtees.com/ Learn More: Employees purchase iconic Maine t-shirt company, Bangor Daily News Liberty Graphics sells business to […]

The Home Beautiful — Belmont, NH

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Industry: Retail Interior Location: Belmont, New Hampshire Assistance: Cooperative Development Institute Number of workers: 22 Became employee-owned: 2021 From the company https://thehomebeautiful.com/ Learn more https://youtu.be/V17WqpmPvWk The Lacomia Daily Sun Employee Owned Small Businesses Assisted by Cooperative Development Institute  

Pixel Commerce – Leesburg, VA

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Industry: Tech Location: Leesburg, Virginia Number of employees: 3 Became employee owned: 2020 Assistance: Cooperative Development Institute (CDI) From the company https://pixel-commerce.com/about-us/   Employee Owned Small Businesses in Tech Employee Owned Small Businesses in Virginia Employee Owned Small Businesses Assisted by Cooperative Development Institute

Regenerative Design Group – Greenfield, MA

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Industry: Landscape Design / Planning Location: Greenfield, Massachusetts Number of employees: 7 Became employee owned: 2020 Assistance: Cooperative Development Institute (CDI) From the company https://www.regenerativedesigngroup.com/ https://www.regenerativedesigngroup.com/worker-owned/   Employee Owned Small Businesses in Massachusetts Employee Owned Small Businesses Assisted by Cooperative Development Institute

W.J. Wheeler Insurance – South Paris, ME

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Industry: Insurance Location: South Paris, Maine Number of employees: 11 Became employee owned: 2019 Assistance: Cooperative Development Institute (CDI) Financing: Cooperative Fund of New England (CFNE) From the Company wjwheeler.com Learn more Daily Yonder – Radically Rural: Keeping Rural Businesses Open Across Generations (2020) Press Herald – Make it easier for Maine workers to build wealth through ownership […]

Ward Lumber – Jay, NY

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This ownership transition is in process Industry: Lumber Location: Jay, New York Number of employees: 50 Became employee owned: 2021 Assistance: Cooperative Development Institute (CDI) Financing: Cooperative Fund of New England (CFNE) From the company wardlumber.com Learn more Adirondack Daily Enterprise – North Country development council unveils 11 priority projects (2019) CDI – CDI’s Business Ownership Solutions Visits the […]

Mainer News – Woolwich, ME

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Industry: News Location: Woolwich, Maine Number of employees: 10 Became employee owned: 2019 Assistance: Cooperative Development Institute (CDI) Learn more mainernews.com The Bollard – Mainer is Born! (2019) The Bollard – The Mainer (2019)   Employee Owned Small Businesses in Maine Employee Owned Small Businesses Assisted by CDI

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NPQ – Nonprofit Takes Leadership Role to Address Business Succession “Tsunami”

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From NPQ: Here at NPQ, we have noted that a business ownership succession wave—often called the “silver tsunami”—is rising. According to the nonprofit Project Equity, nationally “baby boomers own 2.34 million businesses, employ 24.7 million people, and have combined annual sales of $5.14 trillion.” Sadly, 80 percent of these businesses lack succession plans. Slowly, awareness of the looming crisis is […]