Laird Norton Company
LNC is proud to once again be listed among PSBJ's top corporate philanthropists! To see the full list, click the link below.
Congratulations to Brian McGuigan on his appointment as LNC's next CEO!
Fewer than one in ten family businesses last past the third generation. Laird Norton Company is currently in its seventh generation of family ownership, an accomplishment that reflects LNC’s commitment to its core values.
Laird Norton Company LLC
801 Second Avenue
Seattle, WA 98104
We are excited to announce the appointment of Brian McGuigan as Chief Executive Officer, effective January 1, 2023. McGuigan will follow our current CEO, Jeff Vincent, who is retiring after 22 years as the company’s leader. Congratulations to both Brian and Jeff as they begin this next transition!
LNC has selected Deva Hasson as the next president of Laird Norton Properties (LNP), the company’s real estate investment firm. She will succeed outgoing President Jim Reinhardsen who is retiring next year. As the incoming President, Hasson will oversee the company’s extensive national real estate portfolio.
Congratulations to Brian McGuigan on his promotion to Chief Operating Officer!
Laird Norton Wealth Management (LNWM), a Laird Norton investment, has acquired Wetherby Asset Management, a registered investment adviser headquartered in San Francisco.
Zevia completed its IPO on Thursday, July 22, 2021! Its shares are now traded on the New York Stock Exchange under the ticker ZVIA. This is very exciting for the business and for us as investors.
Redmond-based WISErg, a company that turns food waste into fertilizer and other agricultural products, has been acquired by Plant Response. Laird Norton Company will now have investments in both WISErg and Plant Response.
We are pleased to announce the promotion of Brian McGuigan to Executive Vice President, Enterprise Strategy and Corporate Development. McGuigan, who joined LNC in 2012, will oversee the company’s tax, legal and corporate development functions, as well as its portfolio of direct investments in companies including subsidiaries Laird Norton Wealth Management (LNWM) and Heartland.
Laird Norton Properties helps launch Broco Corps, Boise State’s College of Business and Economics program designed to help Idaho nonprofits and small businesses by providing internships to Boise State students.
Laird Norton Wealth Management, and LNC investment, recently acquired Filament LLC, a wealth advisory firm that fully shares their commitment to serving clients throughout their lifetimes and over many generations.
Zevia, a Laird Norton Company investment, closed a $200M investment by CDPQ, a highly regarded asset manager with a commitment to sustainability.
Debbie Brown, Laird Norton Company Board Chair, discusses the importance of board diversity within family businesses.
Laird Norton is excited to announce our participation in Washington Employers for Racial Equity, a statewide coalition committed to creating a more even playing field for all racial communities.
Laird Norton Wealth Management Merges with Filament
We are proud to once again be listed among Puget Sound Business Journal's top corporate philanthropists.
LNC is proud to have been a major sponsor for All in WA: A Concert for COVID-19 Relief galvanizing Washingtonians to support their communities during the pandemic.
Laird Norton Wealth Management, a subsidiary of the Laird Norton Co., navigates the current pandemic for its clients while onboarding a new leader to the firm. We welcome Kristen Bauer to the Laird Norton enterprise as the LNWM's CEO!
We are excited to announce a new partnership between Zevia, a Laird Norton investment, and Disney! Zevia Kidz is the newest Zevia product line, now available in four kid-friendly flavors: Fruit Punch, Orange Cream, Fizzy Apple, and Strawberry Lemonade. Click below to learn more about this new product on Zevia’s website. You can purchase Zevia Kidz beverages through Amazon or Zevia.com!
WISErg Corporation, a Laird Norton Company investment, has hired a fantastic new CEO in Andy Thomas. Please click below to read the full press release:
Jeff Vincent Appointed to Washington Student Achievement Council
Laird Norton named top 'Exceptional Family Business' by Family Business Magazine