A Family Business Member as Vice-President of the United States?

Rivers, Wayne
August 2012
Family Business Advisor;Aug2012, p1
The article focuses on the background of Republican vice-presidential nominee Paul Ryan as a fifth-generation family business member. It states that the roots of Ryan is traced to a fifth generation Wisconsin enterprise called Ryan Inc. Central, which is at 189 in the "Engineering News-Record" (ENR) Top 600 Specialty Contractors ranking. It says that the company had its origins in Janesville, Wisconsin in 1884. It adds that Ryan has learned the value of self-reliance and hardwork.


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