Family Succession Planning Seminar at Pacific Logging Congress

Adult Hands Key To ChildOne of the seminars at this year’s Pacific Logging Congress, Live in the Woods Show, held Sept. 25-27, is the Family Succession Planning. It’s sponsored by Peterson Cat and designed to help family business owners understand the connections and contrasts between family and business.

This seminar will not only inform, but provide attendees with two Pro Logger Credits.

The seminar will be presented by industry professionals, including:
Duane Doyle Jr. of Peterson Cat.
Sherri Noxel, PhD, Director, Austin Family Business Program
John M. Nygaard Jr., Layer, John M. Nygaard LLC

To sign up to attend this seminar, just click HERE.

Pacific Logging Congress Platinum Sponsors

thank youThe Pacific Logging Congress 7th Live in the Woods Show, held September 25-27, in Molalla, Ore., is made possible by many generous sponsors. The PLC would like to thank this year’s Platinum Sponsors.

Port Blakely Tree Farms
Caterpillar Inc.
Peterson CAT
Weyerhaeuser Company
Oregon Forest Resources Institute
Pacific Forest Foundation

Their ongoing support is helping shape this live machinery demo into something truly exceptional.


Peterson Cat sponsors Family Succession Planning Seminar at PLC

Adult Hands Key To ChildPeterson Cat will be sponsoring the Family Succession Planning seminar at this year’s Pacific Logging Congress scheduled for September 25-27, 2014.

This session is designed to help family business owners understand the connections, and contrasts, between family and business. Owners will discover ways to build a strong foundation for growth and succession.  In addition, strategies will be presented to limit liability and tax impact to ensure a successful transition of ownership to the next generation.

petersoncat_logoThe seminar will be presented by Sherri Noxel, PhD, Director, Austin Family Business Program, Corvallis, Ore; and John M. Nygaard Jr., Lawyer, John M. Nygaard LLC, Portland, Ore., and moderated by Duane Doyle JrPeterson Cat, Portland.

For more information about the “live in the woods” show, just click HERE or visit