Case | HBS Case Collection | September 2007

Kohl Industries

by John A. Davis


Describes a compensation dilemma with a father and his three children, who work in different businesses under the family holding companies. The father, James Cole, must set compensation that meets the needs of the family and the business.

Keywords: Business Subsidiaries; Family Business; Compensation and Benefits; Family and Family Relationships;


Davis, John A. "Kohl Industries." Harvard Business School Case 808-078, September 2007.