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Our video/podcasts section provides perspectives on employee ownership from a variety of sources, from documentaries to Congressional testimony to a video in which Eileen Fisher explains her decision to sell to an ESOP.
This video showcases the ESOP at National Van Lines. CEO Maureen Beal and others discuss what being employee-owned means to them and what the benefits are. Watch it now.
Attendees at NCEO's 2017 annual conference provide an overview of the benefits of an inclusive employee ownership culture, from enhanced collaboration and teamwork to a feeling of family; "we're all in this together." Watch it now.
Attendees at NCEO's 2017 annual conference discuss how employee-owned companies often have improved economic outcomes for all workers, which influences all aspects of the company. Watch it now.
Employees of Polyguard, which started an ESOP in 1987 and is now 100% employee-owned, are shown at home and work as they discuss what it's like to be an owner. Watch it now.
Employee-owners discuss what it's like to work at Torch Technologies, an ESOP-owned company with a caring culture where employees give to the community. Watch it now.
This documentary from Williams College tells the story of Marland Mold, a plastic mold manufacturer that become ESOP-owned and democratically managed. After Marland's transformation, business improved dramatically. Watch it now.
Fashion entrepreneur Eileen Fisher explains in an Inc. magazine interview why she decided to transfer ownership of her company to employees through an ESOP rather than go public or sell to a larger company. Watch it now.
In "Brewery workers pour their hearts into business when given a stake," PBS NewHour profiled 100% ESOP-owned New Belgium Brewing and its highly participative ownership culture. Watch it now.
This is the mini version of We the Owners: Employees Expanding the American Dream, which follows three companies that use employee ownership in different ways (an ESOP, a worker cooperative, and a phantom stock plan). Watch it now.