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Centennial Named Finalist for Family Business of the Year

Centennial Talent Strategy and Executive Search has been named as a semi-finalist for the 19th Annual Goering Center Family & Private Business Awards.

Founded in 1975, Centennial is a talent strategy and executive search firm dedicated to helping organizations achieve their business goals through talent acquisition and talent strategy. In 2018, Centennial extended its business by launching The Talent Magnet Institute™–Powered by Centennial.  The Talent Magnet Institute provides resources and solutions to leaders who desire to lead well. Talent Magnet training certifications, educational opportunities, faculty and consultants provide best-of-class people practices to help great organizations achieve their next chapter of success. In addition to its curriculum and faculty, the Talent Magnet Institute™ podcast is the fulcrum of the Institute’s foundation. With more than 4,000 downloads in 4 months, the Talent Magnet Institute podcast has listeners in 34 countries.

The 2018 Goering Center Family & Private Business Award winners will be announced at the awards gala this fall at the JACK Cincinnati Casino on September 11, 2018.  This annual recognition program, in its 19th year, honors Cincinnati regional businesses that exemplify the best in family and private business practices.  Each year nearly 500 businesses are nominated for these awards and from those nominees, 75 semi-finalists are selected by an independent panel of judges who are evaluating breakthroughs and accomplishments that are impacting the business and the Cincinnati region.

“Centennial and the Talent Magnet Institute are greatly honored to be among the finalists for the Goering Center’s award,” says Mike Sipple Jr., Centennial president, and founder of The Talent Magnet Institute. “We congratulate all the finalists, and are in awe of the great impact each is making in strengthening our region.”

Established in 1989, the Goering Center for Family & Private Business serves more than 400 members, making it the country’s largest university based educational non-profit for family and private businesses. The Center’s mission is to nurture and educate family and private businesses to drive a vibrant economy.