Preparing Boys for Life

Bob Burch '72 and Roby Burch '13: A Generation of Siblings, Raised to Be Entrepreneurs

Bob Burch has been immersing his children in entrepreneurship for their whole lives. Just about literally.

When his first daughter, Neely, was born 28 years ago he took her to work to show her off. “On the way home from the hospital, I went straight to the office,” he says. “I was so excited to have kids. I took that baby in there like Simba!”

When it comes to entrepreneurs, the big question is often: Are they born or made? For the Burch family, it would seem it is a lot of both.

Read the story in The Wall Street Journal >