NACD announced a new awards program, the NACD Diversity, Equity & Inclusion Awards, formerly known as the NACD NXT® Awards, recognizing boards that have improved their governance and created long-term value for stakeholders by implementing forward-thinking diversity, equity, and inclusion (DE&I) practices.
NACD announced that the Aresty Institute of Executive Education at the University of Pennsylvania's Wharton School has joined the NACD Education Network™, an alliance of top-tier academic institutions offering reciprocal credit for directors who are NACD Directorship Certified™.
NACD announced a collaboration with The Executive Leadership Council (the ELC) to advance the next generation of board directors.
NACD announced that the NACD board of directors will welcome four new board members, two in July 2021, and two in January 2022.
NACD announced that it has joined the Climate Governance Initiative (CGI), a global project hosted by the Centre for Climate Engagement, Hughes Hall, at the University of Cambridge and in collaboration with the World Economic Forum, as the US host chapter.
NACD announced that it has enlisted the search firm, accelHRate, led by CEO and Co-Founder, Kimberly Shanahan, to help grow its board director search practice.
The National Association of Corporate Directors (NACD), the authority on boardroom practices representing more than 21,000 board members, today released the 2020–2021 NACD Trends and Priorities of the American Boardroom report, which provides an overview of the issues and trends that public and private company directors deem most likely to impact their boards in the coming year.
The National Association of Corporate Directors (NACD), the authority on boardroom practices representing more than 21,000 corporate board members, today issued its annual call for nominations for the 2021 NACD Directorship 100. Honors comprise the B. Kenneth West Lifetime Achievement Award; Director of the Year for public, private, and nonprofit boards; and the Directorship 100.
Anna C. Catalano is joining the board of directors of the NACD Corporate Directors Institute, a sister organization of NACD and the entity responsible for overseeing NACD Directorship Certification®, effective immediately.
NACD and the U.S. Chamber of Commerce today announced a partnership to advance boardroom diversity. Building on both organizations’ longstanding commitment to diversity and equality of opportunity, this initiative aims to increase opportunities for Black business leaders to further their contributions to the economy through board service.