Become a Member of Our Family
When you become a member of the Family Business Alliance, you become a member of our family. You have at your fingertips a broad network of diverse family-business leaders who have walked in your shoes. As a member, you’ll have special access to our events and resources, all of which are designed to optimize your success. We offer four levels of membership, listed below:
- Admission to FBA quarterly events and the Annual Family Business Forum
- Access to member-only events
- One-on-one, executive-to-executive conversations and coaching on issues that matter to you with proven family business experts
- Small group sessions focused on family business topics
- Access to research and resources (articles, podcasts, and webinars) from thought leaders in family business
- Three-year complimentary subscription to MiBiz, West Michigan’s Premier Business Publication
- Discounted Family Business Magazine Subscription
- Complimentary Year of Waypoint
“Since joining we have better communication internally. We receive education from FBA events and peer groups.” – Todd
“We joined to give the third generation access to other people who know what it is like to work in a family business.”
“Since joining the FBA I have become a better leader.”
“Since joining FBA there is a more intentional and deliberate effort for engaging additional family members and participating in the ‘right’ activities.”
$5,000 per year for 8 people*
Eight people from each company may attend FBA quarterly events free; additional event registrations at half price.
Recognition of Service
These family firms believe that strong family businesses build strong communities. They’ve demonstrated that passion by contributing at the $5,000 level to help the FBA keep basic membership fees affordable for smaller family firms so that we provide quality programming.
$2,500 per year for 6 people*
Six people from each company may attend FBA quarterly events free; additional event registrations at half price.
Recognition of Service
Just like our Corporate sponsors, our Executive sponsors recognize the value of having strong family businesses. Through their contribution, these companies help keep basic membership fees affordable for smaller family firms and allow us to provide quality programming.
$1,100 per year for 4 people*
Four people from each company may attend FBA quarterly events free; additional event registrations at half price.
$550 per year for 2 people*
Two people from each company may attend all FBA quarterly events free; additional event registrations at half price.
***FBA Membership is valid for 12 months from the date payment is received. Payment will be processed upon approval of application. Please note there is a 3 day approval period. Membership is only available to Family-Owned Businesses.***
You can be an angel.
Are you already part of a successful family business?
Consider joining at the Sponsoring “Angel” Membership ($5,000) Level.
Sponsoring members benefit the entire FBA community by helping us keep membership fees affordable for smaller family firms, while enabling us to continue to offer quality programming.