The Resnick-Wynn Family Business Conference on March 3, 2023

Family Business: Thriving in an Ever-Changing World

Don’t miss the only SWFL regional conference focused on helping family businesses prosper for generations! Learn best practices from successful multigenerational family businesses to ensure your legacy is protected. From governance, succession planning, purposeful culture, to conflict resolution and more – commit today to avoid being part of the dire survival statistics that face family organizations. 

2022 Keynote Speaker: Steve Forbes

Chairman and Editor-in-Chief of Forbes Media

"Your brand is the single most important investment you can make in your business."

Steve Forbes

Steve Forbes for the Resnick-Wynn Family Business Conference.



Ticket information for 2023 will come soon!

The revenue generated through ticket sales will support scholarships and awards for FGCU students.

Check back for details on our next conference.

Get some insight into local family businesses in SWFL, learn more about a family affair.

FGCU is committed to keeping our community safe; stay safe while at the nest.

Location Details:

Follow signs to the Cohen Student Union Ballroom


FGCU Student Scholarships


Survive into 2nd gen


Survive into 3rd gen


Survive into 4th gen

Keynote Speaker & Founders

Meet Steve Forbes

Steve Forbes

Chairman and Editor-in-Chief

Forbes Media

Meet Steve Forbes


Meet John Resnick

John Resnick


The Resnick Group, LLC

Meet John Resnick

Meet Billie Resnick

Billie D. Resnick


The Resnick Group, LLC

Meet Billie D. Resnick


Meet Michael Wynn

Michael Wynn

Chairman and President

Sunshine Ace Hardware

Meet Michael Wynn

Founding Steering Committee

Committed to helping the success of family owned businesses in Southwest Florida and surrounding areas for generations to come. 

David HoffmanDavid Hoffmann


Hoffmann Family of Companies


Shelly StayerShelly Stayer

Co-Owner & Board Chair

Johnsonville Sausage, LLC


Blake GableBlake Gable


Barron Collier Companies


President Martin for the Resnick-Wynn Family Business Conference.


Ticket Information

All ticket sales will go towards scholarships and awards for FGCU students. 

  • Single Tickets 

  • Multiple Tickets


Thank you to all of our 2022 sponsors, helping to make sure small family businesses stay alive.

Fifth Ave Family Office

The Resnick Group logo
Sunshine Ace Hardware logo
Hoffmann Family of Companies

Stock Development

McDonald & OsborneFirst Foundation Bank

Gulfshore Business

Naples Daily News

Scotlyn USA Division Corporate Dimensions IncNaples Chamber

Fox 4

Lucas Hall

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Fort Myers, Florida 33965

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