Family ties

Crain Communications Inc, the family-owned company that published Automotive news, celebrates its 100th anniversary this year. As part of our commemoration, this section spotlights the family businesses--from small to very large--that are a key strength of the auto industry. Family dynasties continue to steer the industry giants their ancestors created / Nick Gibbs -- Hiffines family stays true to founder's ethic / Laurence Iliff -- A 2nd-gen slump? 'Not on my watch' : Walker Tool & Die : from humble start to $25 million business / David Sedgwick -- JDC's success is about company, not family / Lindsay Chappell -- Joining family business a 'difficult' decision / Hannah Lutz -- Generosity fuels Ken Garff Auto Group / Jamie LaReau -- Employee care sets the family business apart / [Jamie LaReau] -- After 100 years, Crain family maintains a long-term focus / Dave Guilford -- Cascade Engineering seeking 'lasting impact' / Kerri Jansen -- Trotter Auto Group runs on family values : diversifying, taking care of employees are keys to success / Jamie LaReau.


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Media Info

  • Features: Illustrations;
  • Pagination: pages 25-44
  • Serial:
    • Automotive News
    • Publisher: Crain Communications, Incorporated
    • ISSN: 0005-1551

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 01604256
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Northwestern University Transportation Library
  • Files: TLIB
  • Created Date: Jul 1 2016 12:15PM