Walmart Board of Directors Adds Square, Inc. CFO Sarah Friar
Walmart Inc. announced that its board...
Director Jade Jenise Dixon Defies the Odds of a Female Filmmaker
Parker Street Productions’ award-winning Writer/ Director, Jade...
Women’s Entrepreneurial Activity Up 10 Percent, Closing the Gender Gap by 5 Percent Since 2014
Latest Global Entrepreneurship Monitor (GEM) Women’s...
Grant Thornton names Brenda Wagner as Chief People and Culture Officer
Grant Thornton LLP has named Brenda Wagner its new chief people and culture officer (CPCO). Wagner joins the advisory, tax and audit firm, effective Monday. “At Grant Thornton, our people-first culture is integral to our unique ‘Status Go’ brand,” said Mike McGuire, Grant Thornton’s chief executive... Read more
Ad Council Announces Linda Boff, Chief Marketing Officer of GE, as Board Chair
Linda Boff, Chief Marketing Officer of GE, has been named Chair of the Ad Council’s Board of Directors. She succeeds David Sable, Global Chief Executive Officer of advertising agency Y&R, and will serve in the role for one year. The Ad Council Board is comprised of... Read more
Mastercard Foundation Appoints New Member to its Board of Directors
The Mastercard Foundation announced the appointment of Jennifer Fonstad to its Board of Directors. “I’m thrilled to welcome Jennifer to the Foundation,” says Jim Leech, Chair, Mastercard Foundation Board of Directors. “Technology continues to revolutionize the future of work around the world. Jennifer’s insight will be... Read more
Lockheed Martin Elects Vicki Hollub to Board of Directors
Lockheed Martin announced that its board of directors has elected Vicki Hollub to the board effective July 2, 2018. Hollub, 58, is president and chief executive officer of Occidental Petroleum Corporation and has been a member of Occidental’s board of directors since 2015. She joined Occidental... Read more
Barnes & Noble Education Appoints Emily C. Chiu to Board of Directors
Barnes & Noble Education, Inc., a leading provider of educational products and services solutions for higher education and K-12, announced the appointment of Emily C. Chiu to its Board of Directors, effective June 19, 2018. With Ms. Chiu’s appointment, the Barnes & Noble Education Board will... Read more