Episode | 20 March 2022 | Season 2 | 1 hr 24 secs
1st generation, children, entrepreneur, g1, impact, life lessons, real estate, storytelling, ypo
Chris Powers is the Founder and Executive Chairman of Fort Capital and the host of The Fort podcast. Chris is a serial entrepreneur with more than 16 years of real estate development and investment experience. Since founding Fort Capital, the company has invested over $1.4B in Class B industrial, commercial, multifamily, student housing, and residential and land development projects. Chris shares the pivotal moments in his life that led him to become a values-driven, community-minded, first-generation entrepreneur.
Episode | 17 August 2020 | Season 1 | 49 mins 40 secs
100 years, century club companies, enduring companies, family business, stewardship, storytelling, vicki tenhaken
Vicki TenHaken a researcher of corporate longevity, discovers what it takes for "Century Club" companies to endure for at least 100 years. In this episode we dive deeper into the research that she first highlighted in her excellent book; Lessons from Century Club Companies: Managing for Long-Term Success.