31st Annual

Family Business


April 27-28, 2023

Helping family businesses through generations.

In-Person Tickets Sold Out! Join us on the Virtual Platform

National Experts

Gain wisdom from a powerful line-up of family business owners, consultants and experts

Virtual Convenience

One click and view. Easy access and ability to stream sessions even after the conference has ended.

Dedicate Your Time

Pull yourself out of your business for 1.5 days and be prepared to leave inspired! Learn from the best to be your best.

Why should my family attend?

It's always a good time to have a conversation about succession planning and the future of your family business.


National family business experts will equip your family with the tools needed to transition and grow, as well as keep you competitive in an ever-changing business landscape. 

  • Gain tools and strategies to implement today.

  • Expand your network of family business owners and exchange best practices

  • Benefit from our expertise in navigating family business dynamics

Featured Speakers

Alan Beaulieu

Alan Beaulieu

ITR Economics

Casey Brown

Casey Brown

Boost Pricing

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Douglas Box

Family business advisor, author and public speaker


Keni Thomas

U.S. Army Rangers Veteran of “Black Hawk Down” Mission

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Matt Nielsen

Third Generation of Nielsen-Massey Vanillas


In-person seats – Sioux Falls, SD


Virtual Experience

$299 / family

PFBA Member Rate: $199/family

Rate includes unlimited number of people from the same company/family.

Why Attend? Hear it from our guests.

Why Attend?


"Really interesting and thought-provoking sessions, great flow to the conference and importantly, engaging from a virtual perspective."

Russ H., 1st Generation

UK – Professional Services

"Appreciated the diversity of topics and speakers. I can get into a rut, same thinking, the entire conference caused me to question or rethink thoughts on specific topics."

Jeff S.

Sioux Falls, SD – Professional Services

"The conference always renews my commitment to focus on the systems that will keep us a family business for future generations."

Christie E., 2nd Generation

Sioux Falls, SD – Construction

"The conference was rejuvenating and inspiring. Valuable information and practical tools were provided. The networking and meeting with long-time colleagues and meeting new folks is always a highlight. Quality presenters."

Sandra M., 1st Generation

Rapid City, SD – Professional Services

Visionary Sponsors


The PFBA block at the conference venue, the Hilton Garden Inn-Downtown Sioux Falls, are sold out. Rooms may still be available outside of the PFBA block rate.

To reserve at the conference hotel, please click here to book online or call 605-444-4700.

A block of rooms has been additionally reserved at the Hotel on Phillips, just a quick walk across the Big Sioux river.

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Hotel on Phillips

Address: 100 N. Phillips Ave., Sioux Falls  [view on maps]
Phone: (605) 274-7445
Ask for the Prairie Family Business Association block.

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Cancellation Policy

Refund requests will be reviewed on a case by case basis. Any refunds will be applied as credit with Prairie Family Business Association to be used for member or event fees. No cash or credit card refunds will be given.