Advancing Women to the Boardroom

Colorado Becomes Fourth State to Adopt Gender Diversity on Boards Resolution

The Women's Leadership Foundation of the Colorado Women's Chamber of Commerce was on hand when Colorado’s General Assembly passed a legislative resolution (HJR 17-1017) calling for equitable and diverse gender representation on the boards of publicly held corporations headquartered in Colorado. The resolution was sponsored by Speaker of the House Crisanta Duran ...
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Return on Equality: Investing in Women & Girls

BNY Mellon and the UN Foundation have released Return on Equality: Investment Opportunities to Help Close the Global Gender Gap, a compelling new report that underscores the urgency and opportunities for closing the global gender gap and proposes steps investors can take to advance progress towards the United Nations' Sustainable Development ...
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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 Davos.  ...
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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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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 speaker.   The ...
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