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Mastering the Board CEO Relationship


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Black directors have formed an organization focusing on healthcare inequities in Black communities.
Eight private company boards will be honored at the 2023 Private Company Governance Summit.
Independent board directors offer experience, perspective and knowledge during a challenging economy.
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.


Submitted by pcd@dmin on Thu, 02/27/2020 - 17:51

StorCentric is a world-class and award-winning data storage solutions company. Between its Drobo, Nexsan, Retrospect and Vexata divisions, the company has shipped over 1M storage solutions and won over 100 awards for technology innovation and service excellence.


Submitted by pcd@dmin on Thu, 02/27/2020 - 16:10

Zymergen is a science and material innovation company. A World Economic Forum Tech Pioneer, they partner with nature to create never-before imagined materials and products across industries, from agriculture to consumer electronics, personal care to pharmaceuticals, and more. Zymergen's clients have sold over $1 billion worth of products using their microbial strains.

PRIDE Industries

Submitted by pcd@dmin on Thu, 02/27/2020 - 15:55

PRIDE Industries is one of the largest employers of people with disabilities with expertise providing facility operations and maintenance services, custodial services, contract manufacturing, supply chain management, and fulfillment services to public and private organizations. Founded in 1966, PRIDE creates paths to employment for people with disabilities through person-centered job coaching, training, and placement.

Bojangles' Inc.

Submitted by pcd@dmin on Thu, 02/27/2020 - 15:42

Bojangles' is a restaurant operator and franchisor. Founded in 1977 in Charlotte, N.C., they serve Southern recipes including items such as made-from-scratch biscuit breakfast sandwiches. Currently, they have approximately 759 system-wide restaurants in 11 states.

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