Family Business Speaker Series: The Journey from Founding to Exit

April 18, 2017 at 7:00am9:30am (CST)
William M. Corrigan, Jr., Tom Phillips, CEO of Weekends Only, Inc.
The Ritz-Carlton    

100 Carondelet Plaza
St. Louis, Missouri 63105


Tom Phillips, CEO of Weekends Only, Inc. will discuss his experience in the family business from the perspective of three generations plus a non-family president. Tom is a member of G3. There was a split in the family at G3 with two siblings leading one furniture company and two other siblings leading another furniture company, Weekends Only. After the split, Tom focused solely on Weekends Only, now consisting of seven locations in two states. His planned exit strategy has evolved and changed over time. Weekends Only celebrates its 20th anniversary this year.

Seminar Topics
The founding of Phillips Furniture  ▪  The beginning of Weekends Only
The sibling split: two and two  ▪  The growth and expansion of Weekends Only
Tom's leadership epiphany  ▪  Tom's evolving exit plan  ▪  Lessons learned

Reservations Required - Space is Limited
No Charge to Attend - Complimentary Parking in Hotel Garage