Private Company Services events & webcasts

Throughout the year, PwC’s Private Company Services practice (PCS) sponsors and hosts a variety of events and webcasts focused on issues facing today’s private and family-owned businesses like yours. PCS professionals also participate in and speak at a number of conferences and events. Please see below for a listing of upcoming conferences, events and webcasts.



  • Year-end Tax and Wealth Management Planning webcast - Top year-end planning considerations for private companies, family businesses and individuals
    Original webcast : November 6, 2014
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  • Trendsetter Business Outlook – a conversation about economic trends impacting private companies and C-suite decisions
    Original webcast: October 22, 2014
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  • The challenges of managing a family business now and for the future
    An intimate conversation with Jim Ethier, chairman, Bush Brothers & Company
    Original webcast: April 30, 2014
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  • Year-End Financial Reporting Developments for Private Companies
    Original webcast: December 10, 2013
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  • Year- End Tax and Wealth Management Planning
    Original Wecast: November 19, 2013
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Archived Webcasts

Transitions West 2014

November 12-14, 2014
Marina Del Ray, CA

Transitions West 2014 will focus on the theme of honoring the past and securing the future of the family enterprise. The program offers powerful sessions that deliver ideas you can put to work now to sustain and build your family company. This conference is for family companies and enterprises of all sizes and generational stages. The event is produced by Family Business Magazine and Stetson University’s Family Enterprise Center.

Key topics to be addressed include:

  • Passing the Torch: Planning a Transition to the Next Generation
  • Raising Balanced Children
  • Family Leadership Roles and Responsibilities
  • Creating the Successful Family Meeting

Transitions East 2015

March 25-27, 2015
Tampa Bay, FL
Check back for more information including link to register.

PCS is currently hosting local market events in the following cities:

Atlanta, GA
Boston, MA
Detroit, MI
Florham Park, NJ
Houston, TX
Melville, NY
New York, NY
Philadelphia, PA
Washington, DC

For information on these events, please contact Mary Chidiac.

Check back regularly to see if an event has been scheduled in your area.

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