Family Business Confidential celebrates the role that Family Businesses play in the community as well as the impact on the lives of the Family members. Family Businesses come in different sizes, industries, family members and longevity. Despite the differences, the...
Opened on February 26th, 1982 by Angelica and Robert Jacoby, (the owner of the West Los Angeles institution Bit ‘o Scotland) the original restaurant was located at the southwest corner of Manning Avenue and Pico Boulevard. It was a 750 square building with a 20-seat...
The Los Angeles Dodgers are in the World Series again for the first time in almost 30 years. Today, the face of the ownership of the organization is well-known to most as former Los Angeles Lakers legend Magic Johnson. But back in 1988, the last time the Dodgers won the Fall Classic, the ownership of the Dodgers was firmly in the hands of one family business: The O’Malley Family.
For next generation Angelinos, Helms Bakery is a mecca of modern furniture and design and a leading corporate citizen serving the educational and cultural needs of Culver City. Since 1972, Walter N. Marks, Inc., a 4th Generation Family Owned Business, has lovingly restored the historic structure and its famous Helms Bakery rooftop sign.
Blake Sebring - News-Sentinel) As soon as John Gatton Sr. got the racing bug, the rest of his family tree was pretty much defenseless. A 2017 Baer Field Speedway Hall of Fame inductee as a mechanic and crew chief, Gatton started at the Fort Wayne and South Anthony...
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A rich and lively survey of the great families who rule industry by the acclaimed author of The Wealth and Poverty of Nations
From the acclaimed, award-winning author of Alexander Hamilton: here is the essential, endlessly engrossing biography of John D. Rockefeller, Sr.—the Jekyll-and-Hyde of American capitalism.
The Private and Powerful Family Behind The New York Times
This is the frank and honest story of the Thornton family and their confectionery business.
Sam Johnson and the company that made him proud.
Letters from a Self-Made Merchant to His Son - Being the Letters written by John Graham, Head of the House - of Graham & Company, Pork-Packers in Chicago, familiarly - known on 'Change as
"I’m not a businessman—I’m a business, man." —Jay Z
In the tradition of Rich Cohen’s Sweet and Low and Sean Wilsey’s Oh the Glory of it All, a memoir of a city, an industry, and a dynasty in decline, and the story of a young artist’s struggle to find her way out of the ruins.