Category: Private Equity

Understanding Corporate Boards

Melissa Henderson April 11, 2018

Whether publicly traded, privately held or private equity owned, Summit Executive Resources has been constantly tapped for clarity, insight and counsel regarding the enormously evolving corporate board environment. In response to these numerous requests, Summit has developed a new, four-chapter guide related to understanding corporate boards – “An Essential Guide to Today’s Corporate Boards”. With Read more…

Perspectives on Board Room Diversity

Melissa Henderson April 4, 2018

As the word “diversity” has been bandied around in the corporate world to signify an ideal mix of races and genders, it has lost some of its meaning. Race and gender may play a role in an individual’s unique approach to problems. What’s most important to boards, however, is that its members represent a variety Read more…

How to Prepare for a Board Meeting

Melissa Henderson March 14, 2018
Board Member Recruitment

In prior posts, I have discussed various topics related to corporate boards such as board recruitment, timing and compensation.  But what if you have found yourself serving on your first corporate board?  How will you know the steps for effective board meeting preparation? Not only will it help you, but preparation before and between board meetings Read more…