The Reputation Gap with Peter Roper

How do you best plan, promote and protect your reputation?

Peter Roper, also known as “The Family Businessman,” joins me to share his 45 years of experience in managing and aiding the reputation of family businesses.

Having managed a business with a turnover of £38 million, Peter went on to set up six family businesses and has guided thousands of others to success.

His ‘Family Business Practice’ is a supportive and proactive community platform that organises over 100 educational events yearly, fostering enriching engagements for family businesses.

During his speaking career he has addressed over 500,000 delegates and holds the prestigious 2018 Professional Speaking Award for Excellence.

Listen in as we learn from his wisdom as we discuss his latest book “The Reputation Gap,” and discover how to elevate your reputation.

This episode will be airing live on 22nd September 2023 at 8am(PT)/11am(EST)/4pm(GMT). To listen live or later from the archive please visit

More about guest Peter Roper:

Peter Roper is a family business specialist with over 45 years of experience in both owning and helping family businesses. Peter aka “The Family Businessman” offers facilitated training and development programmes for both family businesses and organisations who wish to create long-term, substantial, and effective relationships with family businesses.

Following a major and highly successful corporate career (where he was responsible for a business that turned over no less than £38 million), he threw caution to the wind and set up his own consultancy business in 1996. Since then, he has had six family businesses of his own and has helped literally thousands of family businesses.

Peter founded the Family Business Practice in 2015 which is a member-driven, encouraging, supportive, educational, vibrant, and proactive community of family businesses providing well over one hundred online and offline events a year.

In a 27-year multi-award-winning speaking career Peter has spoken to well over 500,000 delegates. As a Past National President, Fellow, and board member of the Professional Speaking Association UK&I, Peter was given the Professional Speaking Award for Excellence in 2018 – only a handful of people hold this prestigious accolade. Peter is the author of six books including the best seller “…And Death Came Third!” the highly acclaimed “It’s a Family Business” and most recently “The Reputation Gap”.

This episode will be airing live on 22nd September 2023 at 8am(PT)/11am(EST)/4pm(GMT). To listen live or later from the archive please visit

More about host Chris Cooper:

Chris Cooper has over a 30 year career worked with major global brands to small entrepreneurial ventures developing exceptional leaders, teams and highly engaged workforces. Chris has hosted since 2011 the Business Elevation show which in 2019 was the most accessed business show on the world’s leading on-line radio platform ‘Voice America’ .

He is co-Author of The Power To Get Things Done (Whether You Feel Like It Or Not) published by Penguin Random House New York and in 2021 contributed to multiple international best seller ‘Play The Game’.

Chris has a reputation as an exceptional coach, consultant, facilitator and speaker. Chris also founded the Elevation Collective where exceptional people are connected to contribute to a better world. He is a fellow of the Professional Speaking Association, lives in Leicestershire in the UK with his wife and two teenage boys and loves adventure and the natural world.

In 2019, during a mid-life crisis, he competed in Scotland’s toughest one day endurance event.

This episode will be airing live on 22nd September 2023 at 8am(PT)/11am(EST)/4pm(GMT). To listen live or later from the archive please visit

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