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November 14, 2017

Corporate Directors From the American Heart Assoc., E*TRADE Financial Corp., Hilton Worldwide Holdings, Nasdaq, and More Achieved NACD Fellowship at the 2017 Global Board Leaders’ Summit

WASHINGTON, DC (November 14, 2017) -- The National Association of Corporate Directors (NACD), the authority on boardroom practices representing more than 17,000 board members, today announced 102 corporate directors who earned NACD Fellowship—The Gold Standard Director Credential®. The directors earned NACD Fellowship® while attending the 2017 Global Board Leaders’ Summit in October. These corporate directors serve on the boards of Fortune 500, nonprofit, and private companies that include the following organizations:*

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October 24, 2017

Corporate Directors From Archer Daniels Midland, Grant Thornton, Huntington Ingalls Industries, JetBlue Airways, Texas Instruments, and More Become NACD Fellows

WASHINGTON, DC (October 24, 2017) -- The National Association of Corporate Directors (NACD), the advocate for the profession of directorship, today announced 60 corporate directors who have earned NACD Fellowship—The Gold Standard Director Credential®. These corporate directors serve on the boards of Fortune 500, nonprofit, and private companies that include the following organizations:*

October 4, 2017

NACD Calls on Boards to Elevate Dialogue on Corporate Culture

WASHINGTON, D.C. (October 4, 2017) – The National Association of Corporate Directors (NACD), the authority on boardroom practices representing more than 17,000 board members, today released The Report of the NACD Blue Ribbon Commission on Culture as a Corporate Asset, which calls on boards of directors to take a proactive approach to culture oversight as a means to driving sustained success and long-term value creation.  

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November 15, 2017

Anti-Fraud Collaboration Releases Report on Misconduct

WASHINGTON, Nov. 15, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Organizations can take substantive actions to address the reporting of suspected financial fraud, according to a new report released by the Anti-Fraud Collaboration. "Encouraging the Reporting of Misconduct" presents recommendations from key players in the financial reporting supply chain – including corporate directors, financial executives, and internal and external auditors.

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November 15, 2017

Providence Appoints Carter Pate as Interim Chief Executive Officer

STAMFORD, Conn., Nov. 15, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- The Providence Service Corporation (the "Company" or "Providence") (Nasdaq: PRSC) today announced that Carter Pate has been appointed as Interim Chief Executive Officer. Mr. Pate replaces James Lindstrom, who has resigned as President and Chief Executive Officer. Mr. Lindstrom has also resigned from the Company's Board of Directors. Providence will conduct a search to identify a new Chief Executive Officer.

November 14, 2017

Cien Co-Founder Margot Carter to Speak at EY Strategic Growth Forum®

PALM SPRINGS, Calif., Nov. 14, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Cien co-founder and business builder Margot Carter will present at EY's annual Strategic Growth Forum in Palm Springs, California on Friday, November 17, as part of a session entitled "What's next for boards?", where she and other seasoned directors will cover the way corporate boards identify, prioritize and address disruptive market forces.