A Business Lives On

When her sister died in a plane crash, Elayne Shuster preserved her memory by saving her company

On Sept. 2, 1998, Stephanie Shuster, 32, the founder of an event-planning company in New York called Global Connections, hugged her sister Elayne, 36, goodbye. She was bound for Geneva--to handle a major medical conference for Parke-Davis Group-- accompanied by her office manager and two longtime freelancers.

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