The trade association Motion Picture Sound Editors (MPSE) yesterday announced the results of its annual Board of Directors election. Elected to two-year terms in Executive Seats are Jeremy J. Gordon as Sergeant-at-Arms, Paul Rodriguez as Treasurer and Mark Lanza as Vice President. Show More Summary
[Content Note: Homophobia.]"When a CEO of a corporation makes a decision that irreparably harms the company that he or she runs, they oftentimes step aside voluntarily or are asked to by the Board of Directors. If Governor Pence can't...Show More Summary
March 31--OAKLAND -- AC Transit directors on Monday set up the search for a new general manager to replace David Armijo, who abruptly resigned Thursday on the eve of a meeting called to consider firing him. The board went through the formalities of advertising for an executive search service at an estimated cost of $30,000. Show More Summary
Following last month’s announcement of $15 million in new funding, analytics company Metamarkets is bringing on someone new its board of directors — Jim Payne, founder and former CEO of MoPub, the mobile ad company acquired by Twitter. Payne left his full-time role at Twitter last fall, and since then, it sounds like he’s been focused on making angel investments and… Read More
The Board of Trustees of the Clark Art Institute announced today that Francis Oakley will serve as the interim director of the Institute following the August 31 retirement of director Michael Conforti. Oakley, the former president of...Show More Summary
USPTO Director Michelle Lee is in the process of making a series of changes to the Patent Trial & Appeal Board (PTAB). In her comments, Director Lee begins with he wry humor: “In recent appearances … I highlighted the popularity (at least based upon number of filings) of our Patent Trial and Appeal Board (PTAB) America Invents […]
New York, March 30, 2015--New York Times Deputy Executive Editor Susan Chira and David Remnick, editor of The New Yorker magazine, joined the Committee to Protect Journalists' board of directors, the organization said today....
The recent New York Times piece on the behavior of (mainly for-profit, but by extension...) US organizations' boards of directors, goes some way toward explaining the anechoic effect.The redoubtable Gretchen Morgenson reports on theShow More Summary
Anne Sweeney, the former co-chair of Disney Media Networks and president of Disney/ABC Television Group, has joined Netflix’s board of directors.
The streaming giant also adds Microsoft executive vp Brad Smith, bringing its number of directors to nine. read more
Although the announcement largely flew under the radar of most major media outlets, it is definitely worth noting that the Interactive Advertising Bureau has announced the inaugural Board of Directors of the IAB Digital Video Center of Excellence. This particular unit of the IAB is “devoted to promoting the development of the digital video medium.” […]
Many nonprofit boards engage a consultant to ferry them through challenging times and/or projects. After years of experience as a nonprofit board director, board chair and advisor, I have come to question the impact of these initiatives. Show More Summary
Former RBA governor will step down as non-executive director of supermarket giant.
News and notes from around the interweb: The TSA wants to be armed. In Virginia, the director of the charitable gaming commission used to be armed until my then-boss was appointed to its board and pushed to eliminate this militarization. Show More Summary
Windstream's board of directors has given its thumbs up for the company to proceed with the tax-free spinoff of its telecom assets into its real estate investment trust (REIT) Communications Sales & Leasing (CS&L).
ASCAP has announced results of its biennial election for the Board of Directors. President and Chairman Paul Williams announced the 12 writer and 12 publisher members elected to a 2 year term. Newly elected ASCAP writer member in the at-large field is composer/producer Marcus Miller.In addition to Paul Williams, the...
If you are a member of a community association board of directors in Montgomery County, as of January 2016 you will be required to take basic training within 90 days after being elected. And if you live in an apartment in the District and own a bicycle, your landlord may be obligated to provide storage space to park it. Read full article >>
Windstream's board of directors has signed off on its planned spinoff of its network assets into a REIT. It's a highly anticipated action of course, and one that could potentially shift the telecommunications landscape. ... [visit site to read more]
Loesch replaces Jeff Weiss, the president and COO of American Greetings Corp. read more
A look under the hood at everything from the makeup of the board of directors to the payment of a dividend, and not cash, to Kraft shareholders.