This conference will provide insights into many of the key aspects of the transition process. I look forward to speaking at the event, but I am also extremely excited to listen to the thoughts and ideas of the other participants.
Chicago, IL (Vocus) February 25, 2010
Richard Houlihan, Co-Founder and Chairman of Houlihan Smith & Company, Inc., will participate on a panel examining “The Financial Aspects of Handing Over the Business to the Next Generation” during the 2010 Family Business Magazine conference titled: “Transitions: The Changing Environment For Family Companies.” The event is slated for April 15-16, 2010 at the Celebration Hotel in Celebration, Florida.
“Family business owners must consider an enormous range of issues when passing their business on to the next generation,” Houlihan said. “This conference will provide insights into many of the key aspects of the transition process. I look forward to speaking at the event, but I am also extremely excited to listen to the thoughts and ideas of the other participants.”
Houlihan is also the Founder, former President, and former Chairman of Houlihan Lokey Howard & Zukin, Inc. Prior to forming Houlihan Lokey, Mr. Houlihan served as Financial Vice President for Carr-Sigoloff Industries Corporation and as Audit Staff & Senior MAS Specialist and MAS Manager for Price Waterhouse & Company Management Advisory Services.
About the Houlihan firm:
Founded in 1996 and headquartered in Chicago, the Houlihan firm is a global investment banking firm that provides financial advisory, financing services, and valuation services to public and private businesses as well as asset managers. The Houlihan firm is recognized as a leading provider of financial opinions, financing, merger & acquisitions advisory, and other corporate advisory services. In addition, the firm is a registered broker-dealer and FINRA/SIPC Member. The Houlihan firm provides cost-effective fairness and solvency opinions, as well as valuations for tax and financial reporting to some of the largest NYSE/NASDAQ companies, as well as small, privately held businesses. The firm’s experienced professionals serve clients across the globe from offices in Chicago, New York, Los Angeles, London, Toronto, and Accra.
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