March 7, 2014
Denise M. Morrison Named to MetLife's Board. Luca Maestri to Succeed Peter Oppenheimer as Apple CFO. Allstate Elects Siddharth N. "Bobby" Mehta to Board. Peter Oppenheimer Joins Goldman Sachs Board. Lockheed Martin Elects Daniel F. Akerson To Board. Ausley Appoints Chief Technology Officer. Symantec Appoints Thomas Seifert as CFO. Paul Levitz Joins Boom Studios' Board.
March 3, 2014
CEO cuts compensation package in response to complaints from activist investors.
February 28, 2014
U.S. companies use unconventional means to determine bonuses in an effort to appear more profitable.
February 13, 2014 by Seymour Burchman and Blair Jones
Members of the compensation committee play a key role in reinforcing corporate culture change through compensation program design and administration.
February 12, 2014 by Mark Emanuel and Blair Jones
A holistic analysis ensures the most obvious red-flags are addressed and the company’s environment and the controls encourage the intended and desired risk-taking behavior.
February 12, 2014 by Kate Iannelli
The NACD Board Confidence Index (BCI) has now tracked directors’ sentiment regarding the current and future state of the economy for 13 quarters.
February 11, 2014
New CEO to receive $14.4 million compensation package.
February 6, 2014
Internet giant asked to revise its compensation practices following the expensive firing of a top executive.
February 5, 2014 by Patrick McGurn
Patrick S. McGurn is haunted by visions of proxy season past, present and future. The observations that follow apply the lessons learned by these ghostly visitations.
February 4, 2014
Tech company increases number of management employees required to own stock.
January 31, 2014
Issues range from excessive executive compensation to under-representation of women on board of directors.
January 30, 2014 by Seymour Burchman and Blair Jones
To avoid sub-optimizing the performance of a talent-development system, boards need to assure the systems are built from the ground up with pay in mind.
January 28, 2014
SEC staff called to launch a review of disclosure rules.
January 22, 2014 by Jim DeLoach
An effectively designed and implemented lines-of-defense framework can provide strong safeguards against risk management and compliance breakdowns.
January 17, 2014
Survey says 72 percent of institutional investors believe the U.S. executive compensation model has resulted in excessive CEO compensation levels.
January 13, 2014
Fifth & Pacific, which is adopting the name Kate Spade, disclosed compensation for its incoming executives.
January 13, 2014
Highlights from the 2013 NACD Board Leadership Conference
January 13, 2014 by David N. Swinford
Imperatives for building and maintaining great management teams that will drive long-term success.
January 13, 2014 by Reatha Clark King
Triple aims for board governance: board effectiveness, sustainable corporate success, and public trust.