Financial Times’ Board IQ: Committing to Boardroom Diversity Matters

In a feature column for the Financial Times’ latest issue of Board IQ, Maryann Bovich, senior member of our Asset Management Practice, offers her perspective on how shifting demographics along with public and shareholder pressure are pushing mutual fund boards to hire more minorities and women. Writing in “Committing to Boardroom Diversity Matters”, Bovich states: […]

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Dan Payne To Step Down From USA Rugby CEO Job In July

In a press statement today, USA Rugby highlights the work our firm is undertaking on its behalf. The organization states: “USA Rugby has confirmed that CEO Dan Payne will step down from his position following the Rugby World Cup Sevens in San Francisco in July… With just over four months remaining on Payne’s tenure, USA […]

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Market Overview 2018 | CMO, CGO, and President

Many world-class companies have redesigned the role of chief marketing officer and created the position of chief growth officer (CGO) at the corporate level. Explore how his evolution has implications on how the marketing function is managed, how it collaborates across functions, and the value it should bring.

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Association of Executive Search and Leadership Consultants (AESC) Announces 2018 Appointments to its Council of the Americas

In a press statement today, the Association of Executive Search and Leadership Consultants (AESC) announced that Matrice Ellis-Kirk, a senior member of our Board Recruiting Practice and head of our Dallas office, has been appointed to the Association’s Council of the Americas. The Association writes in its release: The global Association of Executive Search and […]

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RSR Partners and OnPoint Consulting Launch Strategic Partnership

Companies to Provide Bespoke, Data Driven Leadership Assessments GREENWICH, Conn.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–RSR Partners, an executive search and leadership consulting firm, today announced a strategic partnership with OnPoint Consulting, an organizational and leadership development consulting firm, to deliver unique leadership assessment capabilities to their clients. “We are thrilled to launch this strategic partnership with RSR Partners, which […]

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Wall Street Journal | Cybersecurity Tops Priority List For CEOs After String of High-Profile Hacks

  In the Wall Street Journal today, Brett Stephens, our chief executive officer, is featured in an article on cybersecurity and how data breaches affect chief executives. Stemming from her recent interview with Stephens, Vanessa Fuhrmans writes in her piece, “Cybersecurity Tops Priority List For CEOs After String of High-Profile Hacks”: “Cyber threats have zoomed to […]

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Board Recruiting Practice Head Appointed to Forbes Steering Committee

Carter Burgess, head of our Board Recruiting Practice, has been appointed to the new Steering Committee of Forbes’ CMO Practice. The Steering Committee consists of marketing measurement experts, board leaders, and academics who are working together with the Practice’s Advisory Board of leading CMOs and the Marketing Accountability Standards Board (MASB) to establish common sense […]

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AESC’s Executive Talent | The Future of Boards

This week, Carter Burgess, head of our Board Recruiting Practice, is featured extensively in the new Next Gen issue of Executive Talent, the global trade publication of the Association of Executive Search and Leadership Consultants (AESC). In the eight-page article “The Future of Boards” (page 28), AESC writes: “Boards are also broadening the range of […]

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Entrepreneur | Just Who Has the Right Skills to Turn Uber Around?

This morning, our CEO Brett Stephens is featured by Nina Zipkin in Entrepreneur for an article about the search for Travis Kalanick’s replacement at Uber. Stephens closes out the article, and his point about the need for empathy in leadership of the company is highlighted in the subhead of the article. In her piece, “Just Who […]

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