A Visual Guide to Employee Ownership
From the National Center for Employee Ownership (NCEO)

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Videos and Podcasts on Employee Ownership

Watch how companies are using employee ownership and what people are saying about it.

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.

Torch Culture

Torch Culture

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.

Culture and Ownership at New Belgium Brewing

Culture and Ownership at New Belgium Brewing

New Belgium Brewing, profiled in the PBS NewsHour segment included below on this page, produced a video on its vibrant employee ownership culture. Watch it now.

Breaking the Mold: Democracy at Work

Breaking the Mold

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.

Corey Rosen at Stanford

Corey Rosen at Stanford

On October 27, 2005, NCEO founder Corey Rosen went to the Stanford Graduate School of Business to explain why employee ownership works and what some of the best practices are. Watch it now.

Eileen Fisher Explains Why She Chose an ESOP

Eileen Fisher

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.

Interview with Greg Kaupp and Corey Rosen

Corey Rosen

In a 30-minute radio interview, ArcherPoint CEO Greg Kaupp tells his company's ESOP story and NCEO founder Corey Rosen discusses how ESOPs affect companies, owners, employees, and the economy. Listen now.

PBS NewsHour Segment on New Belgium Brewing

New Belgium

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.

Secretary of Labor Perez Discusses ESOPs

DOL testimony

Secretary of Labor Thomas Perez discussed ESOPs during a March 18, 2015, hearing before a House Committee on Education and the Workforce addressing the DOL's 2016 budget. Watch it now.

We the Owners (mini version)

We the Owners

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.

Common Questions About Themes in We the Owners

We the Owners

Mary Ann Beyster, executive producer of We the Owners, discusses themes that arise in We the Owners: Employees Expanding the American Dream, which is excepted on this site. Watch it now.