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As the market is heating up for attracting and retaining diverse and talented directors, private companies are reviewing th
The pressure on companies to enact ESG (environmental, social and governance) plans has come from all sides: investors, sta
After an arduous 2020, many boards have been able to turn their focus from crisis management to recovery.
A 15-month shakeup changed the rules of engagement.
For publicly traded companies, the board’s primary responsibility is often defined as the hiring and firing of the CEO.
Meghan Juday was appointed chairman of IDEAL Industries in February 2020.
MacLean-Fogg has annual revenues of more than $1 billion and a professional, majority independent fiduciary board, but ther
Strong corporate governance can steady any company, whether a 160-year-old agribusiness or a 16-year-old bank.

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.

Paradox AI

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

Paradox is a conversational AI platform that helps talent acquisition teams at organizations like McDonald's, CVS Health, and Unilever create the most candidate-centric companies. The company won the award as the Human Resource Executive's Best HR Product of 2019 and was named one of Forbes' Top 500 Startup Employers.

Redwire Space

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

Redwire is a new leader in mission critical space solutions and high reliability components for the next generation space economy. With decades of flight heritage combined with agile and innovative culture of a commercial space platform, they are uniquely positioned to assist customers in solving the complex challenges of future space mission.


Submitted by pcd@dmin on Fri, 01/08/2021 - 06:36

CuriosityStream is a global independent factual media company. Their documentary series and features cover every topic from space exploration to adventure to the secret life of pets. Topics cover science, nature, history, technology, society, and lifestyle. They reach over 13 million subscribers and is available worldwide to watch on TV, desktop, mobile and tablets.

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