Current Issue

C O V E R   S T O R I E S

WHEN BUSINESS IS RELATIVE

Family Businesses Find Success, Generation to Generation
Mom and Pop, Big Shop to ESOP, GAWDA-Member Multigenerational Companies Are Thriving
By Charles McChesney

Wisdom, Wit & Kindred Spirits
Family Business Centers Are Sources of Camaraderie, Voices of Experience, Wellsprings of Information for Multigenerational Firms
By Diane Stirling

A Roll Call of GAWDA Multigenerational Businesses
A Proud, Long List of Multigenerational Companies


SPRING MANAGEMENT CONFERENCE

A Complete Guide to the SMC
Schedule, Speakers And Special Events

FEATURES

What Makes a GAWDA ‘Regional’ Go ‘Round?
By Charles McChesney

Wonders of Welding
By Charles McChesney

MEMBER PROFILE

ILMO
Invests, Innovates and Adjusts to Keep Growing in its Second Century
By Charles McChesney

DEPARTMENTS

PRESIDENT’S VIEW

An Exciting SMC and Other Special Treats Are Now Just Around The Corner
By Mark Raimy

DIRECTOR’S DESK

Evaluating and Innovating To Improve Member Experience
By John Ospina

CONSULTANT CORNER

New Administration Looks to Ease Regulatory Burden on Business
By Richard P. Schweitzer, PLLC

Liquid Nitrogen for Cryotherapy – Medical Gas?
By Thomas L. Badstubner

Your DOT Records Filing System: Is It Ready for a Surprise Audit?
By Michael Dodd

Welding & Gases Today is published quarterly: Winter, Spring, Summer and Fall. Non-member subscription rate is $195.00 per year. GAWDA members (key contacts and branch locations) receive the magazine as part of their dues. GAWDA members can order additional yearly subscriptions (4 issues) for $40.

Executive Editor – John Ospina Editor in Chief – Diane Stirling
Senior Editor – Charles McChesney Contributing Editor – Natasha Alexis
Creative Services Manager – Robin Turk Vice President, Sales – Tim Hudson
Publisher – William Brod