World News: 15:13 GMT Friday 10th August 2018. [National Association of Corporate Directors via Globe Newswire via SPi World News]
WASHINGTON, Aug. 10, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The (NACD), the authority on boardroom practices representing more than 19,000 corporate board members, today announced the appointment of 12 additional members to its General Counsel Steering Committee, which brings this influential group responsible for guiding NACD’s Strategic-Asset General Counsel initiative to a total of 59 members.
This initiative was created to support the evolution of the general counsel from solely a legal advisor to a strategic partner in the boardroom.
“In its first year, the General Counsel Steering Committee has made an important contribution to NACD members through its participation and input into NACD events, intellectual capital, and educational fora,” said Peter Gleason, president and CEO of NACD.
NACD’s General Counsel Steering Committee members come from a diverse range of Fortune 500, nonprofit, and private companies, including the following new members:
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The National Association of Corporate Directors (NACD) empowers more than 19,000 directors to lead with confidence in the boardroom. As the recognized authority on leading boardroom practices, NACD helps boards strengthen investor trust and public confidence by ensuring that today’s directors are well prepared for tomorrow’s challenges. World-class boards join NACD to elevate performance, gain foresight, and instill confidence. Fostering collaboration among directors, investors, and corporate governance stakeholders, NACD has been setting the standard for responsible board leadership for 40 years. To learn more about NACD, visit .
Globe Newswire: 15:13 GMT Friday 10th August 2018
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