Pam Fessler for NPR: It looks like more bad news for the new executive director of the U.S. Election Assistance Commission. Brian Newby is already being sued by the League of Women Voters for his decision earlier this year to … Continue reading ?
According to Variety, the beloved Andrew Lloyd Webber musical Cats is finally being made into a movie. Les Miserables, The Danish Girl, and The King’s Speech director Tom Hooper is on board to direct and produce, suggesting that Universal...Show More Summary
North Dakota Superintendent of Public Instruction Kirsten Baesler announces plans to rewrite the state's English and math content standards as North Dakota School Boards Association Executive Director Jon Martinson (from left), North...Show More Summary
The carmaker’s legacy of dodgy testing is astonishing. At best, management and directors were in the dark for 25 years. The firm badly needs a stronger board and better internal controls. For all the talk of improved corporate governance, much of Japan Inc is similarly lacking.
I talk to A LOT of people in the social or nonprofit sector every week. Board members, Executive Directors, Development Directors, data entry staff... you name the position and I have probably spoken with them this week. Most bring me their concerns about reaching their fundraising goals. Show More Summary
The Baltimore Museum of Art?s Board of Trustees announced today that they have appointed Christopher Bedford as its new director. Bedford is currently the Henry and Lois Foster Director of the Rose Art Museum at Brandeis University.Show More Summary
Beleaguered chip maker Marvell Technology Group (MRVL) this afternoon announced it is appointed tech turnaround expert Richard S. Hill to be the chairman of its board of directors. Marvell shares are unchanged on the news, at $9.75 in late trading. If Hill’s name is familiar, it’s because Hill was recently appointed to Yahoo!’s (YHOO) board along with three other […]
Sergiy Taran is the Director of the Kiev-based International Democracy Institute think tank, and the head of the Board of the Center of Sociological and Political Researches "Sotsiovimir". Taran is also an activist and political scientist specializing in post-Communist Ukrainian politics. Show More Summary
Following his retirement as chairman of Barnes & Noble, Leonard Riggio will continue to stay on the company's board of directors.
The Jacksonville Transportation Authority (JTA) Board of Directors approved a contract with Pond/Michael Baker to perform design services for the Jacksonville Regional Transportation Center (JRTC).
This article first appeared on the Atlantic Council site. R. Nicholas Burns, an Atlantic Council board director who served as the State Department’s No. 3 official in the George W. Bush administration, offered a searing critique of Republican...Show More Summary
Warner Music Group has expanded its Board of Directors from 11 to 12 members with the addition of Ynon Kreiz. Until last December, Kreiz served as the CEO of Maker Studios, which produces content for YouTube and other digital distribution platforms. The company represents more than 55,000 independent artists including...
Question: Our association recently elected a new board of directors and audited the association's financials. It obtained proof that one of the former board directors used about $35,000 from association funds to upgrade her condominium. This director still lives here and does not deny receiving...
The Delaware Art Museum's Board of Trustees announced today the appointment of Sam Sweet to Executive Director and Chief Executive Officer of the Museum, effective July 1, 2016. Sweet will relocate to Wilmington from Washington, D.C., where he led several prominent arts organizations over the past two decades. Show More Summary
DuPont's Board of Directors were challenged by shareholders to address the firm's defective worker safety program.
Artist and director Harmony Korine and pro skater Dee Ostrander have joined forces to design a custom skate deck for Baker Skateboards. The board features original artwork by Korine, based off of one of his multicolored paintings. For more limited edition decks, be sure to check out this collab between Shinola and Natas Kaupas.
The European Union does not have a clearly-defined strategy on energy supplies, while Russia could provide Europe with reliable solution in this area, Viktor Zubkov, chairman of the board of directors of Russia's energy giant Gazprom said Friday.
Valeant Pharmaceuticals stock was halted Friday morning ahead of announcing five nominees for election to its Board of Directors at the 2016 Annual Meeting of Shareholders on June 14, 2016. The company also released a revised annualShow More Summary
The co-founder of one of America’s most liberal news sites just took a position on Uber’s board of directors. In an April 27, 2016, article, co-founder of the Huffington Post Arianna Huffington explained her decision to join close friend and Uber CEO Travis Kalanick on the company’s board of directors.