Saint Louis University

Robert Pasin, CEO (and Chief Wagon Officer) at Radio Flyer, will be the featured speaker at Saint Louis University's Institute for Private Business fall seminar Thursday, Dec. 6, at the John Cook School of Business, 3674 Lindell. The seminar is presented by Brown Smith Wallace.

Robert Pasin

Pasin, a third generation CEO of the iconic Radio Flyer Inc., will present "A Culture of Service, Selling and Innovation."

As CEO since 1997, Pasin heads the family business founded by his grandfather in 1917 - Radio Flyer Inc. - creators of America's Original Little Red Wagon. The mission of the company is "To bring smiles to kids of all ages and create warm memories that last a lifetime."

Under his leadership, the company's sales have more than tripled, driven by the most new product introductions in the company's history. Pasin and his family continue the tradition of "bringing joy to every boy and girl by building safe, quality toys that spark imagination and inspire active play."

The seminar begins with breakfast at 7:30 a.m. in the Shanahan Atrium and will be followed by Pasin's presentation from 8-10 a.m. in the Anheuser-Busch Auditorium.

Attendance is complimentary, however online registration is requested. Parking is available in the University's garages at Grand and Laclede or Olive and Compton.

Click here to register.

About the Institute for Private Business
The Institute for Private Business helps owners of family and other private businesses as well as key executives to resolve critical issues, shape the future growth of their businesses and power the future of the St. Louis region. This is accomplished through a membership network that combines Saint Louis University's nationally ranked entrepreneurship program with a confidential peer environment and outside industry experience. Visit to learn more about the Institute for Private Business.

About Brown Smith Wallace
Brown Smith Wallace is the second-largest locally owned independent full-service CPA and business consulting firm in metro St. Louis with 200 employees throughout the region. With offices in St. Louis and St. Charles, MO and Glen Carbon, IL, Brown Smith Wallace is the only CPA and business consulting firm that makes A Measurable Difference for its clients by delivering six measurable differences, which include providing a guarantee in writing. For more information, visit or call 314-983-1200.

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