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 […]
Special Guest Helena B. Foulkes President, CVS Pharmacy and Executive Vice President, CVS Health Read More About Helena Interviewed by Risa Lavizzo-Mourey, MD President and CEO, Robert Wood Johnson Foundation Read More About Risa October 27, 2016 7:30 a.m. Crystal Tea Room Wanamaker Building, 100 East Penn Square, Philadelphia, PA Join The Forum as […]
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. […]
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 mandaüng public company disclosure to shareholders of “the […]
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 […]
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A Case for Increasing Gender Diversity on Boards
Written by Mary Beth H. Gray, Sheryl Axelrod, Vicki Kramer