Legacy Speaker Series

The Legacy Speaker Series features business leaders sharing their business, family and personal stories. These programs are moderated discussions centered on the Center for Private Business Focus areas: Culture, Leadership, Succession Planning, Governance and Family Harmony and typically take place over an hour and a half. Legacy Speaker Series events offer the opportunity for networking and connection with our community of business leaders.


Past Speakers Include:

Don Flow & Vic Flow, Flow Automotive Companies

Ben Sutton, ISP Sports / IMG College

Graham Bennett, Quality Oil Company

Pat Rodgers, Rodgers Builders

Andy Warlick, Parkdale Mills

Allen Gant, Glen Raven

Ann Garner Riddle & Family, Garner Foods

Jon Bell, Bell Partners Inc.

Ed Weisiger, Carolina CAT

Russ Stephenson, Stephenson Millwork

Sepi Saidi, SEPI Engineering & Construction

Tana Greene, The Greene Group, Charlotte

Joe Budd & Yasser Youssef, The Budd Group

Scott Richardson, Village Tavern

Claire Calvin, The Porch & Alma Mexicana

Riley Skinner & Chip Skinner, Skinner Bros. Realty

Marcus Smith, Speedway Motorsports Inc.

Dylan Lissette, Utz

Warren Stephens, Stephens Inc.

Shawn Gorman, L.L. Bean

Scott Gerber, The Gerber Group

Riley & Chip Skinner, Skinner Bros. Realty Co.

Jill Marcus, The Mother Earth Group

Frank Holding & Hope Holding Bryant, First Citizens Bank

Otis Crowder, Crowder Constructors Inc.

Gary Greene, Greene Resources

Zach Clayton, Three Ships

Donovan Everett, D.A. Everett Construction Company

J.J. Smith, Valley Proteins

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