A Tale of Transition in Family Business

Craig Kurz, CEO of HoneyBaked Ham, shares some of the challenges and the successes of his family firm. The company thrives, even though the odds indicate that only 15 percent of family companies succeed in passing from the second to third generations. Learn how HoneyBaked Ham got started when Craig's grandfather invented the patented spiral cutting machine but couldn't sell it to anyone, and how the family turned his solution into a flavorful American Dream.

Length: 
41 minutes
Date Recorded: 
06/27/2006
Location Recorded: 
Kenwood Country Club