Family Business Atlantic

We are a non-profit, membership-driven organization supporting business growth in Atlantic Canada. Our focus is supporting the fabric of the regional economy – families in business. Whether a business directly employs family members or receives their financial or emotional support, we exist to help them thrive through peer-to-peer groups, networking events and educational resources.

Please Note: All event times are Atlantic Time Zone

March 4, 2024 – Generation To Generations Webinar – REGISTER HERE

May 2, 2024 – Awards of Excellence Luncheon: Celebrating Member Successes in Health, Hospitality and Service – MORE INFO TBC

June 4, 2024 – Sail Away With FBA: Onboard the Tall Ship Silva – MORE INFO TBC


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At Family Business Atlantic, our Advisors are key players to making our association a success! From banking to real-estate and many in between, our 20+ Advisors are committed to spreading their wisdom and wealth of knowledge within our business community.

That’s why for this February we are celebrating Love My Advisor month! Throughout February, we will be highlighting our beloved Advisors here on our website, as well as throughout our social media channels. Make sure you are following us on our Facebook, Linkedin and Instagram to see highlights on all our Advisors. And while you’re waiting, be sure to check out our Advisors on the Our Members page 

An Exclusive FBA Event –

Our Generation to Generations (G2G) event is uniquely designed to to bridge the generational divide in family businesses.

Join us March 4, 2024 2:00pm – 4:00pm for a session of insight and connection without stepping out of your door. Due to popular demand and to ensure everyone’s comfort and accessibility, we’re bringing our G2G event in a dynamic webinar format. No need to worry about the weather or logistics – just a click away from a world of knowledge.

Dive Deep with a Unique Case Study: Get ready to be captivated by a masterfully written family business case study by our very own FBA Advisor Chair, Robert Patzelt. Navigate through the complexities of succession in small, intimate breakout rooms before rejoining the larger group for a thought-provoking discussion. It’s a chance to share, learn, and grow with peers and our dedicated FBA advisors.

Go to our ‘Events’ page at the top of our website to learn more and to REGISTER TODAY! While you’re at it, check out FBA in the News for articles from our Advisory Committee Chair Robert Patzelt, ICD.D, KC, that reflect the mission of our G2G event.

Got a minute? FBA is collecting data on family businesses in contribution to the event. Fill out this quick survey here and let us know what you think are the top issues facing family businesses today!

Peer groups
"Being a small business in HRM, finding true community and connections are tremendously valuable. FBA members and sponsored events allow us to meet fellow business owners with similar values as ours. FBA is always inviting and inclusive."
Christine Isnor
Ingage HR

FBA In The News

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