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    1. Making The Case to Pay Non-Profit Board Members

      Making The Case to Pay Non-Profit Board Members

      The National Association of Nonprofit Organizations & Executives is making a push to change the model of corporate governance for non-profits.  Included within this new model is the payment of board members.  Currently, only about 1% of non-profits in the U.S. actually compensate their board members.

      I continue to struggle with this issue.  Several years ago I viewed it as entirely inappropriate to compensate board members of non-profits.  More recently, I believe a strong case can be made for compensating board members -- particularly larger non-profits which operate more like a for-profit than a non-profit.

      I'm curious as to what ...

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    2. Congratulations to BoardProspects Member Kathleen Corbet on her Appointment to the Board of TCP Capital (NASDAQ: TCPC)

      Congratulations to BoardProspects Member Kathleen Corbet on her Appointment to the Board of TCP Capital (NASDAQ: TCPC)

      BoardProspects would like to congratulate Member Kathleen Corbet on her appointment to the Board of Directors of TCP Capital (NASDAQ: TCPC).  Ms. Corbet is the Founder and CEO of Cross Ridge Capital, LLC.  From 2004 to 2007, she was the president of S&P Global.  Ms. Corbet also serves as the Lead Director of MassMutual Financial Group and a director of CEB, Inc.

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    3. Congratulations to BoardProspects Member Irene Chang Britt on Being Named Chairperson of TerraVia (NASDAQ: TVIA)

      Congratulations to BoardProspects Member Irene Chang Britt on Being Named Chairperson of TerraVia (NASDAQ: TVIA)

      BoardProspects would like to congratulate Member Irene Chang Britt on her appointment as Chairperson of TerraVia (NASDAQ: TVIA).  Ms. Britt is the former President of Pepperidge Farm and has held key operating roles at Campbell Soup Company, Kraft Foods and Nabisco.

      TerraVia Appoints Food Industry Veteran Irene Chang Britt as Chairperson of the Board of Directors

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    4. Congratulations to BoardProspects Member Mark Zorko on His Appointment to the Board of Directors of Westell Technologies (NASDAQ: WSTL)

      Congratulations to BoardProspects Member Mark Zorko on His Appointment to the Board of Directors of Westell Technologies (NASDAQ: WSTL)

      BoardProspects would like to congratulate Member Mark Zorko on his appointment to the Board of Directors of Westell Technologies, Inc. (NASDAQ:WSTL) -- a leading provider of high-performance wireless infrastructure solutions. Mr. Zorko is a principal with executive management and business support services firm Brentwood Advisory, LLC. , and will serve as Chairman of the Audit Committee...

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    5. Congratulations to BoardProspects Member Steven Davis on His Appointment to the Board of Directors of Sonic Corp. (NASDAQ: SONC)!

      Congratulations to BoardProspects Member Steven Davis on His Appointment to the Board of Directors of Sonic Corp. (NASDAQ:  SONC)!

      BoardProspects would like to congratulate Member Steven Davis on his appointment to the Board of Directors of Sonic Corp. (NASDAQ: SONC).  Mr. Davis is an extremely well-respected executive from the food and retail industries.  He is the former chairman and chief executive officer of Bob Evans Farms, Inc. and has also held executive positions with YUM! Brands and Kraft General Foods.  Sonic is a fast-food restaurant chain with more than 3,500 restaurants in 45 states.  "Mr. Davis embodies the high-caliber nature of the Membership of BoardProspects and the various industries our Members represent," says Mark Rogers, the Founder and ...

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    6. Congratulations to BoardProspects Member Jeffrey Williams on His Appointment to the Board of UBS Optimus Foundation

      Congratulations to BoardProspects Member Jeffrey Williams on His Appointment to the Board of UBS Optimus Foundation

      On November 1, 2016, Jeffrey R Williams was elected as a Foundation Board Member of UBS Optimus Foundation (www.ubs.com/microsites/optimus-foundation/en/home.html).  UBS Optimus is a charitable foundation organized by the Swiss bank UBS.  The foundation is staffed by leading experts in philanthropy and designed to deliver measurable, long-term benefits to the world's most vulnerable children.

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    7. Congratulations to BoardProspects' Member Richard Wieland on his recent appointment to Voxello!

      Congratulations to BoardProspects' Member Richard Wieland on his recent appointment to Voxello!

      Congratulations to BoardProspects' Member Richard Wieland on his recent appointment to Voxello!

      http://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20161214006014/en/Voxello-Announces-Election-Richard-Wieland-Company%25E2%2580%2599s-Board&ct=ga&cd=CAIyGTQyYjYxYTM3ZmJhNmEyYzk6cm86ZW46VVM&usg=AFQjCNE2XdkyL3zru0cbdT36Yny4QAyoTA

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    8. Congratulations to BoardProspects' Member Sheila Hooda on Joining the Board of Directors at Virtus Investment Partners!

      Congratulations to BoardProspects' Member Sheila Hooda on Joining the Board of Directors at Virtus Investment Partners!

      Congratulations to BoardProspects' Member Sheila Hooda on Joining the Board of Directors at Virtus Investment Partners! 

      Read the full story here:  http://www.prnewswire.com/news-releases/sheila-hooda-joins-virtus-investment-partners-board-300376827.html

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    9. Do You Speak Japanese? Contact Us!

      A BoardProspects' Corporate Member is seeking an individual for their board who speaks Japanese. If this applies to your background, please contact BoardProspects at: contact@boardprospects.com with the subject line: Japanese Speaking Prospect. Feel free to attach any further information that may help justify your background (i.e., resume, CV, cover letter). 

      Thank you!

      The BoardProspects' Team

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    10. BoardProspects Now Offers Personal Brand Consultants

      BoardProspects Now Offers Personal Brand Consultants

      As CEO of BoardProspects, I am often asked by our Members about the quality of their BoardProspects Profile.  I am excited to announce that BoardProspects now offers our Members the services of Personal Brand Consultants -- who will review your BoardProspects Profile (as well as your resume and LinkedIn Profile) and provide feedback on how to best strengthen the Profile so you can make the best impression possible on Boards seeking new Prospects.  More Info...

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    11. Join us for a conversation on how we can harness investor influence, legislation, publicity, and other means to accelerate progress for women on boards

      Join us for a conversation on how we can harness investor influence, legislation, publicity, and other means to accelerate progress for women on boards

      We invite you to join us this year as 2020 Women on Boards gathers on 11/17/16 in New York City, and in cities across the U.S. and abroad, to share ideas, strengthen and grow our networks and change business for the better.

      Following last year's success, we are bringing together an expert panel of corporate directors, institutional investors and international thought leaders for another important conversation on advancing women on boards.

      To learn more about 2020 Women on Boards, visit www.2020wob.com

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