Private Company Director

Interview with Charles Conn


News and Articles

A new Deloitte report sees directors increasingly focused on workplace issues and climate change.
Some of directors’ most impactful time is spent in interim meetings, one-off calls and dinners
A successful onboarding of the chief executive depends on communication, shareholder relationships and effective coaching.
This most important governance relationship is more complex for a private company.
Sometimes the easiest way to divine top boardroom concerns is to read the financial news. Or you can always ask your directors!
The process of letting the chief executive go is made easier when the directors keep the best interest of the company in mind.
To find a chief executive who is the perfect match for your company, you must start with a comprehensive pool of candidates, and a list of the right questions to ask them. 
An ideal dynamic between directors and executive leadership requires frank evaluation and overcoming obstacles to success.
There are business and financial advantages for private companies that adopt ESG reporting strategies.

Bespoke Partners

Submitted by pcd@dmin on Fri, 01/08/2021 - 08:04

Bespoke Partners is a retained executive search and leadership advisory firm, dedicated to partnering with private equity firms to recruit software talent aznd assess and evaluate teams at every stage of the investment lifecycle. Their search expertise includes all C-level searches, as well as board of directors and internal private equity operating partner searches.

NovaSignal Corporation

Submitted by pcd@dmin on Fri, 01/08/2021 - 08:04

NovaSignal is a medical technology company specializing in assessing cerebral blood flow. Utilizing their Lucid Robotic System, they use cloud computing and data analytics to support physicians in their clinical decision making of diseases identified through cerebral blood flow, including strokes, intr-cardiac shunts, and intra-pulmonary shunts (as recently demonstrated with COVID-19-positive patients).

Keen Decision Systems

Submitted by pcd@dmin on Fri, 01/08/2021 - 07:54

Keen Decisions is an Inc. 5000 SaaS company whose platform lets marketers model marketing-mix scenarios to achieve a financial goal. They were named ClickZ's 2019 Best Predictive Anlaytics Platform. 

Greenshades Software

Submitted by pcd@dmin on Fri, 01/08/2021 - 07:54

Greenshades Software is a provider of payroll and HR information and software solutions for mid-sized businesses with deep integrations into leading middle market ERP platforms. They enable their customers to manage their payroll processes internally ensuring tax compliance. 

Shattuck Labs Inc.

Submitted by pcd@dmin on Fri, 01/08/2021 - 07:54

Shattuck Labs is a clinical-stage biotechnology company advancing its proprietary Agonist Redirected Checkpoint (ARC) platform to develop a novel class of biologic medicines for the treatment of cancer and autoimmune disease.

Tempo Automation

Submitted by pcd@dmin on Fri, 01/08/2021 - 07:54

Tempo Automation is an electronics manufacturer for prototyping and low-volume production of printed circuit board assemblies aimed at the aerospace, medical technology, industrial technology, automotive and electronics industries.

Church Mutual Insurance Co, S.I.

Submitted by pcd@dmin on Fri, 01/08/2021 - 07:54

Church Mutual offers specialized insurance for religious organizations of all denominations, public and private K-12 schools, colleges and universities, senior living facilities, secular and non-secular camps and conference centers, and nonprofit and human services organizations.


Submitted by pcd@dmin on Fri, 01/08/2021 - 07:54

InMoment provides experience intelligence (XI) to help organizations deliver more valuable and inspiring experiences to their customers and employees, The platform continually analyzes and evaluates enterprise experience data and customer feedback.

Ad Results Media

Submitted by pcd@dmin on Fri, 01/08/2021 - 07:54

Ad Results Media is an audio and podcast advertising agency and was among the first US-based agencies to combine the disciplines of influencer and audio advertising across media platforms including podcasts, radio, streaming audio, and YouTube. Ad Results Media was named one of the Inc. 5000 fastest growing privately owned companies in 2019. 

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