Center for Family & Privately-Held Business


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Savage and Associates Complex

Room 2200
2801 W. Bancroft St.
Toledo, OH 43606-3390

About the Center

The UT Center for Family & Privately-Held Business was established in 1992 and is dedicated to serving the specific needs of family businesses, primarily in northwest Ohio and southeast Michigan.

The Center is grateful to The Stranahan Foundation for their contribution to Center initiatives through a generous endowment and their continual support of family businesses growth and prosperity in the community. Please take a few moments to watch this video to understand how and why the Center began.


Purpose (mission) of the Center:

The University of Toledo Center for Family Business & Privately-Held Business is a premier resource for family businesses fostering education and connections.

 Core Values:

  1. Member-driven
  2. Safe learning environment
  3. Family health
  4. Collaborative and open relationships with community partners
  5. Mutually beneficial relationship with The University of Toledo
Last Updated: 6/9/16