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    1. 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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    2. 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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    3. 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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    4. 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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    5. 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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    6. 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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    7. 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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    8. We are excited to announce a new Corporate Governance resource for our female members!

      We are excited to announce a new Corporate Governance resource for our female members!

      We are excited to announce a new Corporate Governance resource for our female members! Broadrooms is an informational resource for women who serve, or want to serve, on corporate boards. It’s proven that board diversity benefits the bottom line, yet less than 20% of corporate directors are women. Broadrooms was founded to provide executive women the tools they need to serve on boards. Gerri Elliott, Veteran BoardProspects member and the founder of Broadrooms, has championed diversity throughout a long career in corporate leadership and knows firsthand the challenge of finding information and best practices for serving on public boards ...

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    9. The Only Three Passwords Your Survivors Will Ever Need

      The Only Three Passwords Your Survivors Will Ever Need

      BoardProspects' Member, Scott Goldman speaks to the problems that many people are facing when trying to give sufficient access to their loved ones or friends in the event of a catastrophe.  Every Board Director and C-Level executive should follow this advice as it could help avoid a very messy situation.

      http://becyberaware.com/the-only-three-passwords-your-survivors-will-ever-need/

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    10. Congratulations to BoardProspects' Member Teresa DeLuca on her recent appointment to the Board of Directors at Surgery Partners (NASDAQ:SGRY)!

      Congratulations to BoardProspects' Member Teresa DeLuca on her recent appointment to the Board of Directors at Surgery Partners (NASDAQ:SGRY)!

      Congratulations to BoardProspects' Member Teresa DeLuca on her recent appointment to the Board of Directors at Surgery Partners (NASDAQ:SGRY)!

       

      https://globenewswire.com/news-release/2016/09/30/876254/0/en/Surgery-Partners-Inc-Appoints-Teresa-DeLuca-M-D-to-the-Board-of-Directors.html

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    11. $18M to Serve on a Board of Directors? Stunning Director Compensation Figures in Equilar Report

      $18M to Serve on a Board of Directors?  Stunning Director Compensation Figures in Equilar Report

      Equilar has released a new report Director Pay Trends, which contains several stunning figures pertaining to board compensation -- such as Regeneron Pharmaceuticals paying its board a total of $18.5M in compensation in 2015.  It is noteworthy that the three boards at the top of the list are classified (directors only face re-election every few years as opposed to annually).  Thankfully, for shareholders, the number of classified boards in the S&P 500 has dropped to 10.4% (down from 27.9% in 2012).  Read the Equilar Report HERE

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    12. The Solution to Over-Boarding: SEC or Shareholder Action?

      The Solution to Over-Boarding: SEC or Shareholder Action?

      "According to a new survey by BDO USA, LLP, one of the nation’s leading accounting and consulting organizations, three-quarters (74%) of public company board members are in favor of placing limits on the total number of boards on which a director may serve and they generally favor more stringent limitations than those supported by proxy advisory firms." I wrote about this topic in Forbes back in 2014: Overboarding Article.  I'm curious as to what our Members think about this topic.  What are too many boards at one time?  And who should be the one to take action -- the ...

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    13. This Bill Could Allow Another Fraud Like Wells Fargo's

      This Bill Could Allow Another Fraud Like Wells Fargo's

      The Financial CHOICE Act, a bill that would essentially repeal key protections within the Dodd-Frank Act, was approved by the House Financial Services Committee on Sept. 13. While it’s unlikely the bill will ever become law, it is nevertheless a stunning example of Congress’ inability to understand the implications of failures in corporate governance.

       

      http://fortune.com/2016/09/24/wells-fargo-financial-choice-act-regulation-corporate-governance/

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    14. Join the Decision Institute October 11-14 in Cambridge, MA to Learn How to Maximize Your Board's Potential

      Join the Decision Institute October 11-14 in Cambridge, MA to Learn How to Maximize Your Board's Potential

      Current and future board members must learn how to deal with disruptive times that bring complex oversight challenges. Demands for transparency, accountability, regulatory compliance, efficiency, corporate strategy involvement, value creation, sustainability, board dynamics, remuneration, etc., are continually increasing. A deeper understanding of the role, tasks and responsibilities of the board is needed to cope with the increasing demands of these topics. Join us to update your knowledge of the complex world of board members that face 2016 and the future.

      Learn More: http://www.thedecisioninstitute.org/maximize-your-boards-potential-2/

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    15. As Wells Fargo's John Stumpf Goes Before The Senate Banking Committee, He Needs To Take A Lesson From Jamie Dimon

      As Wells Fargo's John Stumpf Goes Before The Senate Banking Committee, He Needs To Take A Lesson From Jamie Dimon

      Featured in Forbes Magazine, Mark Roger's shares his article, "As Wells Fargo's John Stumpf Goes Before the Senate Banking Committee, He Needs to Take a Lesson From Jamie Dimon." 

      http://www.forbes.com/sites/forbesleadershipforum/2016/09/19/wells-fargos-john-stumpf-goes-before-the-senate-banking-committee-he-needs-to-take-a-lesson-from-jamie-dimon/#2a7ef7b65bf7

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