FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Sarah Elliott, 206-678-4023 Employee-Owned Companies Default One-Tenth as Often as Other Businesses WASHINGTON, D.C. (July 8, 2014) – New data compiled by the National Center for Employee Ownership (NCEO) shows that private employee-owned businesses default on their loans far less than other businesses. In its recently released report, the NCEO finds [...]
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Sarah Elliott 206-678-4023 Erin Grandstaff 202-280-1966 Bipartisan Bill Promotes Retirement Savings Through Private Employee-Ownership Shared Capital, Secure Retirement Help Address Growing Inequalities for Workers WASHINGTON, D.C. (June 12, 2014) - House Ways and Means Committee members Dave Reichert (R-WA), Ron Kind (D-WI), Erik Paulsen (R-MN), Earl Blumenauer (D-OR), Pat Tiberi (R-OH), [...]
Registration is now open for the ESCA 2014 Federal Policy Conference & Lobby Day being held in Washington, DC September 17-19. In the coming months we’ll announce more about the exciting agenda and political experts from Capitol Hill who will join us. You also won’t want to miss the chance to network with senior executives [...]
We missed those of you who were unable to join us in sunny Fort Lauderdale, FL for the 2014 ESCA Leadership Summit attended by 160 ESCA members and guests. This ESCA members update will provide you with a brief summary of the Summit. If you would like further details about the ESCA Leadership Summit or [...]
America: Land of Opportunity Our nation's capital is full of people discussing the middle class, and with good reason. Last week a Washington Post article opened, "Children growing up in America today are just as likely -- no more, no less -- to climb the economic ladder as children born more than a half-century ago." [...]
Please plan to join us at our kickoff event of the year: the 2014 ESCA/Foundation for Private Employee Ownership Leadership Summit. The Summit will be held at The Ritz-Carlton in Fort Lauderdale, Florida February 19-21. Our annual Summit brings together top executives from S corporation ESOP companies and senior ESOP professionals from around the country. [...]
For Immediate Release: October 22, 2013 Media Contact: Erin Grandstaff, (202) 466-8700; Sarah Elliott, (206) 678-4023 October 22, 2013, Declared SmileSafe Kids® Day Washington D.C. - To date, 23 state governors have proclaimed Tuesday, Oct. 22, 2013, as SmileSafe Kids Day to help educate the public about this important resource that aids law enforcement in [...]
We missed those of you who were unable to join us for the 2013 ESCA Federal Policy Conference and Lobby Day where we had a record turnout of 160 ESCA members and guests. ESCA Board Chairman Greg Klein, CFO of Inland Truck Parts, opened conference events by welcoming attendees and recognizing Principal Financial as the [...]
New legislation has been introduced in the Senate that aims to help employees gain retirement savings and security through stock ownership. Please click here to read the full article.
By Audrey Dutton About once a month, Burt Flickinger III walks into a WinCo supermarket and stares down the “Wall of Values” — a trademark wall-to-wall display just inside WinCo entrances that catches customers’ eyes with marked-down crackers, canned soup, boxed pasta or s’mores supplies. Please click here to read the full article.