Jun 2017 Jun '17

2016 Women on Boards Report

Women on Boards 2016 A status report on women leaders of Philadelphia-area corporations, universities and healthcare systems. To view the report, Click HERE.

Apr 2017 Apr '17

PA House Passes Resolution on Board Diversity

Rep. Kate Harper (R-Montgomery) addressed members of the media and attendees at a news conference in the rotunda of the Ryan Office Building in the State Capitol Complex on April 26 to announce a resolution supported by The Forum of Executive Women of Greater Philadelphia. The resolution urges for-profit businesses and nonprofit institutions doing business […]

Aug 2016 Aug '16

FOEW Letter to Rep. Beyer

Dear Representative Beyer: Thank you for sponsoring H. Res. 445 – a resolution that expresses the sense of the U.S. House of Representatives that “corporations in the United States should undertake a commitment to ever-fuller utilization of the talents, skills, and work ethic of women on boards of directors and in other senior management positions. […]

Aug 2016 Aug '16

FOEW Letter to Rep. Maloney

The Honorable Carolyn Maloney U.S. House of Representatives Washington, DC 20515 Dear Representative Maloney: Thank you for sponsoring H.R. 4718, Gender Diversity in Corporate Leadership Act of 2016 – a bill that would require the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC), arnong other matters, to adopt rules manda√ľng public company disclosure to shareholders of “the […]

Jul 2016 Jul '16

Forum Letter To SEC

The Forum of Executive Women (Forum) applauds the fact that the Division of Corporation Finance of the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) is considering recommending that the SEC propose amendments to the proxy rules to require additional disclosure about the diversity of board members and nominees. We are also encouraged by your recent speech […]