Doing Business as Family

Cost vs. benefit vs. vacation

Piggy bank sculpted in sand on sandy beach

We tend to plan vacations with emotion. But being able to cooly calculate in the cost of family trips is a reality that requires us to leave emotion at the door. And it sucks, because our kids are little only once. How do you decide between having money to live on, and making those wonderful summer-trip memories? It requires you to think like a CEO. Think long-term and short-term, and be happy no matter what.

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Katie Archer

Katie Archer

Katie Archer has spent years running two things successfully - the business that she and her husband own, and the family that they love.

Katie has multiple business backgrounds in creative writing, sales, and finance. She has experienced a variety of work environments, from the travel industry, to cosmetic sales, software, and more recently, the design and development world. For the past four years has worked along side her amazing husband James in managing and growing their design business Forty, Inc, which culminated in an exciting recent acquisition.

Katie and James have two delightful and intelligent boys. Together as a family, they love to take road-trips, swim, play frisbee, and play the top Billboard playlists together. They live in a cute house in Gilbert, AZ.

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