helps businesses and communities discover the power of employee ownership
As an owner, by selling your company to your employees, you:
Capture market value
with tax advantages
and craft an exit strategy on your own timeline
in communities and retain good jobs
Let Project Equity guide you
Learn from other Business Leaders
We value the unique gifts and perspectives that each individual contributes to our company; no one of us is as smart as all of us.
– Blake Jones, Co-founder
Namaste converted to a worker cooperative in 2011
A Slice of New York
In an area where the service industry is getting squeezed out by hi-tech, it has been incredibly rewarding to give our employees the opportunity to own their own business.
– Kirk Vartan, Co-owner, A Slice of New York
We’ve grown really fast, it is a hard thing to do alone, rather than bring on people from outside, it made sense to bring on the people already involved.
– Carolyn Berke, Founder, Niles Pie
The Cheese Board
Our association has scaled to six thriving bakeries. Cooperatives are one path towards healthy local economies.
– Martha, Worker-Owner
T. S. Designs
By reshoring apparel, we are reviving a heritage industry in North Carolina. By transitioning to worker ownership with Project Equity’s assistance we leave our legacy to the employees who helped build it.
– Eric Henry, CEO
helps communities expand employee ownership in their regions