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Eventbrite Reaches 50/50 Gender Split on Board of Directors

The latest addition: Clinique's Jane Lauder. Some public companies are scrambling to get one woman on their board before Cali.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneNov 9th, 2018

MoviePass parent Helios and Matheson to propose second reverse stock split

The board of directors of MoviePass parent Helios and Matheson Analytics Inc. plans to propose another reverse stock split of common stock at a ratio of one share for two shares up to one share for 500 shares, according to a filing accepted by the.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchSep 17th, 2018

MSG chief wants to split company between sports and entertainment

The Madison Square Garden Company (NYSE: MSG) is exploring a possible spin-off of its sports assets. According to an announcement late Wednesday, the company's board of directors has authorized management to consider a possible spin-off that would create.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 28th, 2018

ISS sides against two Tesla directors, backs split of Musk"s roles

BOSTON (Reuters) - Proxy adviser Institutional Shareholder Services (ISS) recommended on Friday that investors vote against Tesla Inc directors Antonio Gracias and James Murdoch, increasing pressure on the car maker over their roles on its board......»»

Category: topSource: reutersMay 19th, 2018

Is Your Script Gender-Balanced? Try This Test

Taking their cue from a screenwriter, rival software developers are adding tools to analyze material before it reaches casting directors or producers......»»

Category: mediaSource: nytMay 11th, 2018

Arthur Mirante joins board of Avison Young

Avison Young announced today that Arthur Mirante has been appointed to its Board of Directors. Mirante is a Principal of Avison Young and the firm’s Tri-State President. His appointment expands the Board to eight. “We’re thrilled to add.....»»

Category: realestateSource: realestateweekly2 hr. 41 min. ago

3M board OKs $10 billion share buyback program, dividend

3M Co. said late Tuesday its board of directors has authorized the buyback of up to $10 bi.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchNov 13th, 2018

O"Reilly ups share buyback, agrees to buy assets in South Florida

O'Reilly Automotive Inc. said late Tuesday its board of directors has authorized an increase of $1 billion in the auto parts retailer's share buyback program, raising the authorization to $11.75 billion. In the same statement, O'Reilly said it .....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchNov 13th, 2018

Tesla’s Board Still Needs More Work

The appointment of Robyn Denholm as chair of Tesla's Board of Directors is a good first step according to analysts Gene Munster and Doug Clinton of Loup Ventures. But the company needs to do more......»»

Category: blogSource: 247wallstNov 9th, 2018

Kona Grill dismisses CEO, loses $5 million in third quarter

Kona Grill Inc. named two new co-CEOs Thursday after another chief executive was let go by the restaurant chain after only three months on the job. The company said Jim Kuhn was out as CEO and its board of directors has appointed Marcus Jundt and.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsNov 8th, 2018

Tool maker Snap-on increases dividend by 16%

Snap-on Inc. said late Thursday its board of directors has declared a quarterly dividend of 95 cents a share, payable Dec. 10 to shareholders of record Nov. 20. That's an increase of 13 cents a share, or 15.9%, over Snap-on's previous quarterly divide.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchNov 8th, 2018

The List: Corporate board pay climbing? Not in Minnesota — at least not this year

The 25 highest-paying public-company boards reported a slight decrease year over year while the national average is up. But the local drop might only be a one-time anomaly, the result of some boards shedding directors......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsNov 8th, 2018

Invest Atlanta delays action on Norfolk Southern HQ relocation

Invest Atlanta, the city’s economic development arm, on Thursday decided not to act on Norfolk Southern Corp.’s plan to relocate its headquarters to Atlanta. Atlanta Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms asked Invest Atlanta’s board of directors to de.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsNov 8th, 2018

Lawsuit against Nike"s board of directors designated "complex"

The designation is given to cases that are generally expected to take longer than a year to resolve. The designation has no bearing on how the plaintiffs and defense will argue the case......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsNov 6th, 2018

These Tesla investors want even bigger changes on its board

A new letter from pension funds investors suggests Tesla permanently split the chairman and CEO roles after an SEC settlement only required Elon Musk to step aside as chairman for three years......»»

Category: topSource: washpostNov 1st, 2018

Former Spanx CEO joins Guess? Inc. board

Guess? Inc. apparel company has added former Spanx CEO Laurie Ann Goldman and global retail analyst Deborah Weinswig to its board of directors, according to a company statement. Goldman, who stepped down as head of the undergarment company in 2014,.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsOct 31st, 2018

State tourism marketing backed after hurricane, red tide

The state’s tourism-marketing arm wants to send a message to potential visitors: Hurricane damage and fish-killing red tide don’t cover all of the Sunshine State. The Visit Florida Board of Directors on Tuesday approved an $8.89 million marketing.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsOct 31st, 2018

New United Way of Greater Cincinnati CEO takes leave

Michael Johnson, the new CEO of United Way of Greater Cincinnati, has taken a leave from the job, according to the organization. The leadership of the United Way's board of directors announced Monday that Ross Meyer, senior vice president and chief.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsOct 29th, 2018

Sears directors tap Evercore to examine former CEO Eddie Lampert"s deals

AP Two Sears board directors have hired an investment bank to look into deals made by the company's former CEO Eddie Lampert before the company filed for bankruptcy.  The directors are questioning the ways the company sepa.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderOct 26th, 2018

The Wall Street Journal: Hedge fund sues Campbell Soup over ‘misinformation’ in proxy fight

Third Point LLC sued Campbell Soup Co. and its board of directors Thursday, alleging the food maker distributed misleading and incomplete information to win shareholders’ support in a heated proxy fight over control of the company......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchOct 25th, 2018

Third Point sues Campbell Soup, accuses it of misleading investors

Activist investor Third Point LLC sued Campbell Soup Co on Thursday, alleging the soup and snack maker's board misled investors about the competence of its directors and the way it carried out a recently completed strategic review......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralOct 25th, 2018