How to Tell People They Own the Company

When Kris Maynard, the CEO and cofounder of Essential Ingredients, gathered employees for a celebration of the company's 15th anniversary, he had a surprise in store.

Michigan Bills Would Encourage Employee Ownership

The Michigan Democratic Caucus announced a bill (H.B. 5202) that would provide tax incentives for employee ownership, and a second bill (H.B. 5201) would direct the state to develop a program to assist in developing employee-owned businesses.

New NCEO Publication Analyzes DOL ESOP Investigations

On October 15, the NCEO released a new publication, A Guide to DOL ESOP Investigations, that provides the first comprehensive and quantitative analysis of the Department of Labor’s ESOP investigations.