Panel Conversation with the LaCarte Family


Panel Conversation with the LaCarte Family

We are continuing our trend of bringing high level family business leaders to share their experience and story with the chapter. The LaCarte family will be sharing the history of their business, the challenges they have overcome and what the future holds for them as they continue to build upon a successful dry cleaning business that got them started decades ago.

Learning Objectives:

  • Hear from an exceptional family that has developed a system to allow all five brothers to grow and thrive within a family business
  • Learn how they structured their company to minimized family feuds and allow everyone the autonomy to build their segment of the company
  • Understand what is driving them to continue to grow together as a family business


About the Presenters:

Learn from industry experts Jack LaCarte, John LaCarte, President, LaCarte Enterprises, Inc., Mike LaCarte, David LaCarte, President of Model Apparel, LaCarte Enterprises, Inc., Joe LaCarte, President of Model Uniforms, LaCarte Enterprises, Inc., Dan LaCarte, President of Model Cleaners, LaCarte Enterprises, Inc., and Ann Dugan, Family Business Advisor and Moderator.

Meet the Presenters


The EPI Pittsburgh Local Chapter is different than other groups because it brings together a diverse group of professionals from a wide range of specialties that can naturally work collaboratively on exit planning, succession planning, value growth, transaction or any engagement from both sides of the equation. The chapter meets regularly to network, reconnect, grow knowledge, and sharpen their skills with a common goal: Change the outcome for transitioning business owners. Make plans to join us for future events and connect with the local leadership by visiting

About the Presenters

The LaCarte Family