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    1. Clearwater Paper Adds New Board Members

      Clearwater Paper Adds New Board Members

      Clearwater Paper Corporation (NYSE: CLW) today announced that John J. Corkrean and Joe W. Laymon have been elected to the company's board of directors, effective May 1, 2019. We are excited to welcome both Mr. Corkrean and Mr. Laymon to our board and look forward to their perspectives and contributions, said Alexander Toeldte, chair of the board...

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    2. HomeStreet Issues Statement on Activist Shareholder Blue Lion’s Director Nominations and Proposals

      HomeStreet Issues Statement on Activist Shareholder Blue Lion’s Director Nominations and Proposals

      HomeStreet, Inc. (Nasdaq: HMST) (the Company or HomeStreet), the parent company of HomeStreet Bank (the Bank), today issued a statement confirming that Blue Lion Opportunity Master Fund, L.P. (Blue Lion) has provided a notice of intent (the Blue Lion Notice) to present proposals and nominate two candidates, including Blue Lions principal Charles W. Griege Jr., to stand for election to the HomeStreet Board of Directors (our Board) at the Companys upcoming 2019 Annual Meeting of Shareholders, as Blue Lion notes in its amended Schedule 13D filed Monday: The HomeStreet Board regularly analyzes its composition to ensure ...

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    3. Ocular Therapeutix™ Reports Changes to Board of Directors

      Ocular Therapeutix™ Reports Changes to Board of Directors

      Ocular Therapeutix, Inc. (NASDAQ:OCUL), a biopharmaceutical company focused on the formulation, development, and commercialization of innovative therapies for diseases and conditions of the eye, announced the nomination of Seung Suh (Stanley) Hong, Ph.D. to the Board of Directors of the Company...

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    4. KalVista Pharmaceuticals Appoints Daniel B. Soland to Board of Directors

      KalVista Pharmaceuticals Appoints Daniel B. Soland to Board of Directors

      KalVista Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ: KALV), a clinical stage pharmaceutical company focused on the discovery, development, and commercialization of small molecule protease inhibitors, announced today that Daniel Soland has been appointed to its Board of Directors effective immediately. Mr. Soland most recently served as the Chief Executive Officer of uniQure N.V. and Senior Vice President and Chief Operating Officer of ViroPharma...

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    5. Waterton Sends Letter to Hudbay Shareholders Highlighting Entrenchment and Track Record of Poor Strategic Decision-Making of Hudbay’s Board

      Waterton Sends Letter to Hudbay Shareholders Highlighting Entrenchment and Track Record of Poor Strategic Decision-Making of Hudbay’s Board

      Waterton Precious Metals Fund II Cayman, LP (“ Waterton Mining LP “) and Waterton Mining Parallel Fund Offshore Master, LP (“ Waterton Fund II “), each of which are managed by Waterton Global Resource Management, Inc. (“ WGRM “, and collectively with Waterton Mining LP and Waterton Fund II, “ Waterton “), owning in the aggregate 12.09% of the issued and outstanding common shares (the “ Shares “) of Hudbay Minerals Inc. (“ Hudbay ” or the “ Company “) (TSX: HBM) (NYSE: HBM), today filed an information circular (the “ Waterton Circular “) and issued a letter to shareholders of the Company (the Shareholders ) in connection with its nomination of independent ...

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    6. Former Senator Kelly Ayotte to Join Blackstone’s Board of Directors

      Former Senator Kelly Ayotte to Join Blackstone’s Board of Directors

      Blackstone (NYSE:BX) today announced that former Senator Kelly Ayotte will join its board of directors effective May 13, 2019.

      Ayotte represented New Hampshire in the U.S. Senate from 2011 to 2016, serving on the Senate Budget, Commerce, Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs, Armed Services, Small Business and Entrepreneurship, and Aging Committees. She chaired the Armed Services Subcommittee on Readiness and the Commerce Subcommittee on Aviation Operations...

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    7. Snow Park Nominates Five Highly-Qualified Independent Candidates for Election to Front Yard’s Board of Directors

      Snow Park Nominates Five Highly-Qualified Independent Candidates for Election to Front Yard’s Board of Directors

      Snow Park Capital Partners, LP (together with its affiliates, Snow Park or we), a significant long-term stockholder of Front Yard Residential Corporation (NYSE: RESI) (Front Yard or the Company), which together with the other participants in its solicitation beneficially owns approximately 2% of the...

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    8. Regency Centers Announces the Nominations of Karin Klein and Thomas Furphy to Board of Directors

      Regency Centers Announces the Nominations of Karin Klein and Thomas Furphy to Board of Directors

      Regency Centers Corporation (Regency or the Company) (NASDAQ: REG) today announced that Karin Klein and Thomas Furphy have been nominated for election to the Company’s Board of Directors (the Board) at Regencys 2019 Annual Meeting of Shareholders, which is to be held on May 7, 2019. Ms. Klein is the founding partner of Bloomberg Beta, a venture capital firm which invests in technology companies that help businesses work smarter, with a focus on machine intelligence, since 2013..

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    9. Carol J. Burt Joins IQVIA Board of Directors

      Carol J. Burt Joins IQVIA Board of Directors

      IQVIA (NYSE:IQV) today announced the appointment of Carol J. Burt to its board of directors, effective today. A principal of private investment firm Burt-Hilliard Investments for more than a decade, Burt is a former executive officer of WellPoint, Inc. (now Anthem, Inc.), lastly as Senior Vice President, Corporate Finance and Development, and previously served as Senior Vice President and Treasurer of American Medical Response...

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    10. Cleveland-Cliffs Appoints Ann Harlan and Janet Miller to Board of Directors

      Cleveland-Cliffs Appoints Ann Harlan and Janet Miller to Board of Directors

      Cleveland-Cliffs Inc. (NYSE: CLF) announced today that it has appointed M. Ann Harlan and Janet L. Miller to its Board of Directors, effective immediately. Ms. Harlan was formerly Vice President, General Counsel and Secretary at The JM Smucker Company, a fortune 500 food manufacturing and marketing company...

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    11. Bandera Partners Issues Letter to Luby’s Stockholders

      Bandera Partners Issues Letter to Luby’s Stockholders

      Bandera Partners LLC, a significant stockholder of Lubys Inc. (NYSE: LUB) issued the following letter to Lubys stockholders. January 18, 2019 Dear Fellow Lubys Stockholders, Just over 10 years ago, when Lubys was engaged in a tight proxy contest with an activist investor, the incumbent board instituted some long overdue governance changes to swing votes back in their favor. Lubys incumbent board narrowly won that contest, and the stock has since fallen over 80% under its watch...

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    12. BlackRock Closed-End Funds Announce Addition to Boards of Directors/Trustees

      BlackRock Closed-End Funds Announce Addition to Boards of Directors/Trustees

      The BlackRock registered closed-end funds (each a “Fund” and collectively, the “Funds”) announced today that Henry Gabbay will become an independent director/trustee of each Fund on January 1, 2019. Mr. Gabbay will stand for election at the 2019 annual shareholder meeting for each Fund listed for trading on the New York Stock Exchange. Mr. Gabbay is a director/trustee of certain BlackRock open-end funds. He previously served as a director/trustee of the Funds from 2007 through 2014...

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    13. CBRE Clarion Global Real Estate Income Appoints New Trustee

      CBRE Clarion Global Real Estate Income Appoints New Trustee

      The Board of Trustees of the CBRE Clarion Global Real Estate Income Fund (NYSE: IGR) announced today that Leslie E. Greis has been appointed to the Board and will join as an independent Trustee effective January 1, 2019. Leslie brings us and our shareholders valued industry perspective and real estate investment experience, commented Ritson Ferguson, Chairman of IGRs Board. We welcome her to the Board and look forward to her future contributions...

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    14. Egon Zehnder Global Board Diversity Tracker Suggests Gender Parity in the Boardroom May Never Be Achieved

      Egon Zehnder Global Board Diversity Tracker Suggests Gender Parity in the Boardroom May Never Be Achieved

      11/12/2018 Egon Zehnder, the world’s leadership advisory firm, today released the results of its 2018 Global Board Diversity Tracker. The study shows the accelerating growth seen in female directors in Western Europe is now levelling off, and growth elsewhere remains sluggish, suggesting gender parity on boards may never be reached at the current pace...

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    15. Mastercard Names Gabrielle Sulzberger to Board of Directors

      Mastercard Names Gabrielle Sulzberger to Board of Directors

      Mastercard Incorporated (NYSE:MA) today announced that its board of directors has named Gabrielle Sulzberger as an independent director, effective December 1. Gabys experience across a wide range of industries and businesses speaks for itself, complementing our current directors and executive management, said Richard Haythornthwaite, chairman of the board, Mastercard...

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    16. Menē Inc. Appoints New Board Member

      Menē Inc. Appoints New Board Member

      MenÄ“ Inc. (“ MenÄ“” or the “ Company” ), an online 24 karat investment jewelry brand, today announced the appointment of Michele Ashby to the Company's Board of Directors, effective immediately. “I am thrilled to welcome Michele Ashby to the MenÄ“ Board of Directors, who brings a wealth of experience in both corporate governance and the gold industry,” said MenÄ“ Founder and CEO, Roy Sebag...

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    17. Ciena Appoints Joanne Olsen to Board of Directors

      Ciena Appoints Joanne Olsen to Board of Directors

      18/10/2018 Ciena Corporation (NYSE: CIEN), a networking systems, services, and software company, today announced that Joanne B. Olsen has been appointed to Cienas Board of Directors. Ms. Olsen also serves on the board of directors of Teradata Corporation. Ms. Olsen, 60, most recently served as Executive Vice President of Oracle Global Cloud Services and Support until her retirement in 2017...

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    18. Ladenburg Announces Appointment of Glenn C. Davis to Its Board of Directors

      Ladenburg Announces Appointment of Glenn C. Davis to Its Board of Directors

      Ladenburg Thalmann Financial Services Inc. (NYSE American: LTS, LTSL, LTS PrA, LTSF, LTSK) announced today that it has appointed Glenn C. Davis, CPA, to the Company's Board of Directors and its Audit Committee, effective immediately. With the addition of Mr. Davis, Ladenburgs Board will be comprised of nine directors, five of whom are independent, and its Audit Committee will have three members, all of whom are independent...

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