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Mayer Electric: Protecting the ‘Goose that Laid the Golden Egg’

Mayer Electric, Birmingham, AL, has been a family business since its founding in 1930. CEO Nancy Collat Goedecke spoke with MDM about the processes the family developed and the challenges they have overcome to keep the company healthy and thriving.This article is part of a series on succession planning in distribution.

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  • Important decisions involved in succession planning
  • Challenges a family business faces
  • Preparing the next generation

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