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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.

Core BTS Inc.

Submitted by pcd@dmin on Fri, 01/08/2021 - 07:06

Core BTS is a multi-brand technology solution provider focused on customer-centric software, technology and related IT infrastructure services to corporate and public-sector clients. Their focus is on cloud transformation, networking, collaboration, security and data center infrastructure solutions.

Indigo Agriculture

Submitted by pcd@dmin on Fri, 01/08/2021 - 07:06

Indigo Agriculture, a company dedicated to harnessing nature to help farmers sustainability. The company's core lines of business include: Indigo Marketplace, Indigo Carbon, Indigo Transport, Digital Agronomy, and Indigo Microbials. Indigo's offerings enable growers to get paid more for quality and sustainability.

Pacific Mutual Holding Co.

Submitted by pcd@dmin on Fri, 01/08/2021 - 07:06

Pacific Mutual Holdint is the ultimate parent company of Pacific Life Insurance Co. For more than 150, Pacific Life has offered individuals and families life insurance products, annuities, and mutual funds, and offeres a variety of investment products and services to individuals, businesses, and pension plans.


Submitted by pcd@dmin on Fri, 01/08/2021 - 07:06

Since 2008, Thumbtack is a local services marketplace helping customers find and hire skilled professionals. Their app matches customers to electricians, landscapers, photographers and more.

ClearMetal Inc.

Submitted by pcd@dmin on Fri, 01/08/2021 - 07:00

ClearMetal is in the continuous delivery experience (CDX) industry, enabling supply chain organizations to optimize logistics and provide their customers with easy access to live information about their shipments. The firm was founded by software engineers, data scientists, and operations researchers from Stanford University, Google, and Silicon Valley.

Impossible Foods

Submitted by pcd@dmin on Fri, 01/08/2021 - 07:00

Impossible Foods makes nutritious meat and dairy products from plants, with a much smaller environmental footprint than meat from animals. Their aim is to create a sustainable future. 


Submitted by pcd@dmin on Fri, 01/08/2021 - 06:55

Sweetgreen, the seasonal restaurant, believes that real food should be convenient and accessible to everyone. Across its 100-plus restaurants, their team creates food from scratch, using fresh ingredients and produce delivered that morning. Their mission is to support small and mid-size growers farming sustainably to connect and create more accessibility to healthy, real food for more people.

Igloo Products Corporation

Submitted by pcd@dmin on Fri, 01/08/2021 - 06:55

Igloo Products started in a metalworking shop in 1947. They moved from thermos' into functional ice chests, and made the family outdoor recreation movement of the 20th century possible. With more than 500 products sold at thousands of retailrs around the globe, they consider themselfs the number one cooler manufacturer in the world.

Farmers Business Network

Submitted by pcd@dmin on Fri, 01/08/2021 - 06:52

Farmers Business Network is an independent direct-to-farm agriculture tech platform. They have set out to redefine value and convenience for farmers by helping reduce the cost of production and maximize the value of their crops.

Pocket Outdoor Media

Submitted by pcd@dmin on Fri, 01/08/2021 - 06:52

Pocket Outdoor Media is an endurance sports media platform. Some of the brands included in Pocket are Yoga Journal, SKI, BACKPACKER, Climbing, Women's Running, Better Nutrition, Bicycle Retailer & Industry News, and National Park Trips.

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