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Welcome to
Sneed Associates

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John offers his many years of banking experience helping family businesses succeed. He has first hand experience transitioning into the role of CEO of FMS Bank and out of the CEO role. He currently serves as Chair of FMS Bank.

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About John

John served as President/Chair of Independent Community Bankers of Colorado and Morgan County Economic Development Corporation. He also served/serves in various capacities on the boards of Bankers Bank of the West, Colorado Episcopal Foundation, Northeast Colorado Revolving Loan Fund and other non-profit boards.

Each of these associations provide John with lessons in succession planning that he will share with you in his lively and entertaining program: Five Keys to Successful Succession Planning.


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5 Keys To Successful Succession For Your Business

Only 30% of family business are successful transitioning from the Founder/Owner/ Leader to
the next generation. Only 12% make it to the third generation.

This presentation will provide you the tools, that, if implemented will help you succeed in
transitioning your business to the next generation of leadership. John offers real world
examples of what to do (and not do) garnered through over 30 years helping family businesses
succeed. He also offers insights gained through his own transitions becoming CEO and then
handing off to the next leader.

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