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May 16, 2018

5 Key Things I learnt at 2018 NACD Global Cyber Summit

The NACD Global Cyber Summit attracted huge support and vibe, Geneva put on her best weather, and the South African delegation was awesome! Here are my 5 biggest takeaways:

May 15, 2018

CBR To Spotlight C-Suite's Cybersecurity Role

TVNewsCheck’s Cybersecurity for Broadcasters Retreat (CBR) will offer a systematic approach to enlisting support from C-suite executives on the vital issue of investing in a security program.

May 14, 2018

Lisbeth McNabb Joins the Linux Foundation as Chief Financial Officer and Chief Operating Officer

SAN FRANCISCO, May 14, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- The Linux Foundation, the organization of choice for the world's top developers and companies to build and advance open technology, today announced Lisbeth McNabb is joining the organization as Chief Financial Officer (CFO) and Chief Operating Officer (COO).

May 14, 2018

Ronald C. Parker Awarded TCU Neeley’s Bob Bolen Civic Leadership Award

For his esteemed legacy of business acumen and community service, Ronald C. Parker was awarded the Bob Bolen Civic Leadership Award by the TCU Neeley School of Business.

May 10, 2018

Arbitrade Appoints Three New Independent Directors to Its Board

NEW YORK, May 10, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Mr. Leonard Schutzman, Chairman and Chief Executive of Arbitrade, a leading coin/cryptocurrency exchange, has announced the appointment of three new independent directors to Arbitrade's board together with two key executive appointments.

May 10, 2018


Forward-thinking owners of private companies understand the value that independent directors can add. Though privately owned businesses are not required to have independent boards, the objective perspective of outside directors can help a company develop and execute a growth strategy, navigate transitions and foster harmony among the ownership group. Excellence in governance tends to result in higher profitability.

May 7, 2018

Women sweep the Director of the Year awards

Women may still be fighting to get on corporate boards, but when they get there, they’re making their mark, judging by this year’s annual Director of the Year awards.

May 5, 2018

Increased number of women directors a win for Nevada, experts say

Tina Quigley can’t remember how many nonprofit boards she’s been on. At this point, there are too many to count.

May 4, 2018

The Ireland Funds gala honors Colin Farrell, raises $3 million for Irish charities

On Thursday evening, over 1,000 guests from the spheres of business, the arts and politics came together to support the largest of the 150 global events held each year by The Ireland Funds, raising $3 million for Irish charities and causes.

May 2, 2018

Institutional investors key to driving female board appointments

Institutional investors can influence activists to diversify corporate boards just as they influence the management of companies, said Hillary Sale, a professor of management at Washington University Law School.

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