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The Partnership charter

The Partnership Charter by David Gage Millions of people co-own closely held companies, family businesses, and business partnerships, but establishing them and keeping them together is never easy. Here, finally, is the guide they have been waiting for.... Read More

Other Services

BMC helps families and businesses strengthen relationships and improve productivity through a number of additional services.


Ownership groups, management teams, and others often have a need for professional facilitation of meetings. At times, the impetus comes from a conflict that has made effective discussion of an issue on their own exceedingly difficult. This calls for a special form of conflict-resolving facilitation: that is mediation. But there are a wide range of other circumstances when expert facilitation can offer great benefits…More about Facilitation

Family Councils and Meetings

Family businesses usually involve a broad range of family members including owners, managers, and employees. Meetings of management, of a Board of Directors, and of Shareholders can bring these principals together.

But beyond those directly involved, there are also their grandparents, parents, spouses, siblings, children, grandchildren, significant others, and more. The latter may have no formal role in the business, but they often feel a great need for information and involvement. A Family Council can meet this need – strengthening the family and the business…More about Family Councils and Meetings


Coaching is an important tool in optimizing family business and partnership relationships. Coaching complements and enhances BMC Associates’ mediation and Partnership Charter services…More about Coaching

Executive Team Building

Executive team building can provide tangible benefits to businesses. Teams learn to work better together through improved communication, more effective problem solving, and better conflict resolution.

To learn more about these services, please contact us.