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    1. Michael Wilens Elected to Interactions' Board of Directors

      Michael Wilens Elected to Interactions' Board of Directors

      /PRNewswire/ --Interactions Corporation, a leading provider of conversational virtual assistant applications forcustomer care, today announced that Michael Wilens, a Special Advisor at Fidelity Investments,was elected to Interactions' board of directors. Wilens also serves as a board director of COLT Telecom, ProBuild and Exemplify...

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    2. Starboard Issues Open Letter To DSP Shareholders

       DSP announced its intent to declassify its Board of Directors beginning in 2014, its intent for Patrick Tanguy to replace Eliyahu Ayalon as non-executive Chairman, and its intent to adopt a stock ownership policy for members of the Board.

      The Chairman of the Nomination & Corporate Governance Committee, Dr. Reuven Regev, states in the Company's press release that, "... we believe these changes will be overwhelmingly endorsed by our Board of Directors."

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    3. Corporate Directors Forum Announces Keynote Speakers For Directors Forum

      Corporate Directors Forum Announces Keynote Speakers For Directors Forum

      /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Corporate Directors Forum is bringing together distinguished business leaders from a variety of industries to discuss the most challenging issues directors and officers face at "Directors Forum 2013: Directors, Management & Shareholders in Dialogue." (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20121130/DC21508LOGO) The conference, being held Jan. 27-29, 2013 at the University of San Diego, is designed to encourage personal interaction between attendees and the nation's le

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    4. The Canadian Society of Corporate Secretaries announces the inaugural

      The Canadian Society of Corporate Secretaries announces the inaugural

      /CNW/ - The Canadian Society of Corporate Secretaries ("CSCS") announces the launch of the Excellence in Governance Awards/Prix d'excellence en gouvernance (EGs). The inaugural awards ceremony will be held on August 18, 2013 in Halifax Nova Scotia at the opening dinner of the CSCS 15th annual conference. The CSCS EG awards recognize the important contribution governance professionals make in terms of best practices that build and sustain shareholder and stakeholder value. The awards underscore t

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    5. Protiviti's Jim DeLoach Named to 2012 NACD Directorship 100

      Protiviti's Jim DeLoach Named to 2012 NACD Directorship 100

      /PRNewswire/ -- Jim DeLoach, a managing director with the global consulting firm Protiviti (www.protiviti.com), was named to the National Association of Corporate Directors' (NACD) Directorship 100 list in the Governance Professionals and Institutions category. This annual list recognizes people who significantly influence leading practices in corporate board performance and oversight, including directors, corporate governance experts, journalists, regulators, academics and counselors. (Logo: ht

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    6. Kenneth Burdick Joins United Allergy Services Board of Directors

      /PRNewswire/ -- United Allergy Services (UAS)™, the leading healthcare services company empowering physicians and health systems to deliver safe and effective allergy testing and customized immunotherapy services, today announced that Kenneth Burdick has joined the company's Board of Directors.


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    7. UTStarcom Appoints Independent Director and New Audit Committee Chairman

      /PRNewswire/ -- UTStarcom Holdings Corp. ("UTStarcom" or the "Company") (NASDAQ: UTSI) a leading provider of broadband equipment and solutions, today announced the appointment of Mr. Sean Shao as an independent director to UTStarcom's Board of Directors, effective October 25, 2012. With Mr. Shao's appointment, UTStarcom's Board of Directors will consist of seven directors, including five independent directors.  Mr. Shao will serve on the Company's Audit Committee, increasing the number of member

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    8. Patriot Coal Names Bennett K. Hatfield Chief Executive Officer

      /PRNewswire/ -- Patriot Coal Corporation (OTC: PCXCQ), a producer and marketer of coal in the eastern United States, today announced that Bennett K. Hatfield has been named President and Chief Executive Officer and has been appointed to the Board of Directors, effective immediately. As CEO, he succeeds Irl F. Engelhardt, who is stepping down from his duties as Chairman, CEO and member of the Board of Directors of Patriot. Michael M. Scharf has been appointed Chairman of the Board of Directors. H

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    9. UTStarcom Appoints New Chief Financial Officer

      /PRNewswire/ -- UTStarcom Holdings Corp. ("UTStarcom" or the "Company") (NASDAQ: UTSI), a leading provider of broadband equipment and solutions, today announced that it has appointed Mr. Tianruo (Robert) Pu, Chairman of the Company's Audit Committee and an independent director of the Board, as the Company's Chief Financial Officer, effective immediately. Mr. Pu replaces Ms. Jin Jiang, who has resigned to pursue other opportunities. Mr. William Wong, UTStarcom's Chief Executive Officer, stated, "

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    10. Men and Women Corporate Directors Remarkably Aligned on Strategy - But Not

      /PRNewswire/ -- In one of the most comprehensive global surveys of corporate board directors to date, men and women directors were found to be in striking alignment on economic outlook, political and regulatory concerns, and the business challenges facing their companies – but differ sharply when it comes to board diversity. Released today, the 2012 Board of Directors Survey – conducted by WomenCorporateDirectors (WCD), Heidrick & Struggles, Professor Boris Groysberg of the Harvard Business Scho

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    11. PwC study finds corporate directors pursue change and drive to accelerate

      progress, but challenges persist By PwC US PwC US Last modified: 2012-09-12T20:25:59Z Published: Wednesday, Sep. 12, 2012 - 1:25 pm Copyright 2012 . All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed. NEW YORK, Sept. 12, 2012 -- NEW YORK, Sept. 12, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Significant changes in corporate governance are impacting boardroom dynamics, compelling directors to

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    12. China BAK Announces Appointment of New Independent Director

      /PRNewswire/ -- China BAK Battery, Inc. ("China BAK", the "Company", or "we") (Nasdaq: CBAK), a leading global manufacturer of lithium-based battery cells, announced today that its board of directors has appointed Mr. J. Christopher Paugh as an independent director, a member of each of the Audit, Compensation and Nominating and Corporate Governance Committees and Chair of the Nominating and Corporate Governance Committee, effective September 5, 2012. Mr. Paugh is an accomplished and versatile at

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    13. The Savola Group Hosts the Second BDI Members Roadshow to Celebrate Five

      /PRNewswire/ -- Chairman of Saudi Capital Market to Deliver Keynote Address On Wednesday, September the 12th, GCC "Board Directors Institute" (BDI) will be held in Riyadh for the second meeting of their GCC Roadshow programme which highlights the importance of corporate governance and the effectiveness of Board of directors,  which kicked off in May in Manama, Bahrain.  The event is being hosted by The Savola Group, a diverse enterprise specializing in Foods, Consumer Retail, and Packaging. The

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