Chip Johns to Speak at New England Family Business Conference

Butler Automatic President Chip Johns will join other business leaders in the panel session on “The Importance of ‘Boards’ in the Success of Your Business” presented by Caleb White, Senior Consultant, CFAR, on October 25th at 2:45 p.m. at the Colonnade Hotel in Boston, MA.

The talk will cover board of directors, board of advisors, and peer advisory boards and which is right for your organization, who should be participating and why. Hear from experts and successful business owners who have learned through experience to gain the utmost value from the appropriate board.

Panelists will include:

  • Chip Johns, President of Butler Automatic and former CEO of Vanguard Sailboats
  • Engin Okaya, MD of Prudential Capital and board member at both Legal Seafoods and Polar Beverage
  • Mike Mulrain, CFO & COO of Polar Beverage and a member of the Kayem Board

The New England Family Business Conference provides an opportunity to meet face-to-face with family business owners, hear from experts, study a variety of best practices and network with peers. The program is designed for professional development and features industry leading keynote speakers as well as a selection of educational breakout sessions with panels of family business owners.

For more information on the session visit and to sign up click here.