Advancing Women to the Boardroom

FWA Special Section in 2017 Forbes Investment Guide

The Financial Women’s Association is once again partnering with Forbes on a special section for their 2017 Investment Guide. This year's section is: In Good Company: Empowering Today’s Female Millennials to Become Tomorrow’s CEO’s. Forbes will distribute copies of this special section at the World Economic Forum (WEF) meetings in ...
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Great Resource on Finding Women Board Candidates

The Women's Leadership Foundation of the Colorado Women's Chamber of Commerce has developed a Summary of Sources for Qualified Female Board Candidates. The guide includes sources that charge no fees for placements as well as fee-for-services organizations ...
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Colorado Women’s Chamber to Honor 25 Most Powerful Women

The Colorado Women’s Chamber of Commerce will celebrate five years of honoring Colorado’s most powerful and influential women in business on Thursday, January, 12, 2017, 5:00 – 9:00pm at the Marriott City Center. The anniversary celebration and event will recognize the achievements of 25 women from the Denver-metro community who ...
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Potential vs. Performance: Do Nominating Committees Expect More from Women Board Candidates?

From the Skytop Strategies Gender Equality in the C-Suite and Boardroom 2 Symposium The recent Skytop Strategies symposium on gender equality in the C-suite and boardroom included a roundtable discussion on the differences in potential vs. performance as it relates to how board candidates are evaluated by search firms and ...
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Boston Club Corporate Salute Draws Record Numbers, January 2017 Declared Women’s Leadership Month

On December 7th, The Boston Club held its annual Corporate Salute and celebrated the Club’s 40th anniversary. The event broke attendance records with 835 attendees and culminated in the declaration of January 2017 as Women's Leadership Month by Governor Charlie Baker. Beth Comstock, Vice Chairman of GE was the keynote ...
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Forum of Executive Women: 1 in Every 3 Board Openings in Philly Region Went to a Woman

16th Annual Women on Boards Report Reveals Encouraging Trends but Not Enough Change to Alter Overall Picture PHILADELPHIA – (October 27, 2016) –, More companies in the Philadelphia region are capitalizing on the expertise and experience of women leaders by selecting them for their boards of directors, according to The ...
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