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2020 Women on Boards

Thursday, November 21, 2019 from 4:30 PM to 8:00 PM (CST)

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General Admission Nov 21, 2019 $150.00 $0.00
Gold Sponsor   more info Nov 21, 2019 $10,000.00 $0.00
Silver Sponsor   more info Nov 21, 2019 $6,000.00 $0.00
Bronze Sponsor   more info Nov 21, 2019 $3,000.00 $0.00
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                  2020 WOMEN ON BOARDS  

                The 8THAnnual National Conversation on Board Diversity

 

2020 Women on Boards (WOB) is a national 501c3 organization with the goal of increasing the percentage of women on U.S. corporate boards to 20% or greater by the year 2020. Sponsorship dollars go towards education and advocacy, research, and giving women a larger voice and seat at the boardroom table. 

 

Thursday, November 21, 2019   4:30 pm to 8:00 pm • Union League Club, 65 W Jackson Blvd, Chicago, IL 60604.


 


 

 

  THIS YEAR’S 2020 Women on Boards 11/21/19 Chicago event offers:

 

Ø The latest Illinois 2020 WOB ranking

Ø A DISCUSSION OF THE 2019 NATIONAL CONVERSATION QUESTION:

 

 

 Winning Together Now: How Can We Engage Allies To Increase Gender Diversity?

 

     Discussed by the following corporate board experts:

 

1. Anna Cheng Catalona, KEYNOTE PANELIST, Board Director: Willis Towers Watson (NASDAQ), Kraton Corporation ((NYSE), HollyFrontier (NYSE), Frontdoor (NASDAQ). 

 

2.  Nelda J. Connors, KEYNOTE PANELIST, Board Director:  Echo Global Logistics (NASDAQ), EnerSys (NYSE), Boston Scientific (NYSE), Delphi Technologies (NYSE).

 

3.  Eileen Kamerick, MODERATOR, Board Director: Associated Banc-Corp. (NYSE), Legg Mason Closed End Mutual Funds (NYSE), Hochschild Mining (LSE), AIG Funds/Anchor Series Trust.

 

4.  Douglas WaggonerCEO AMBASSADOR AWARD, Board Director: Chair/CEO, Echo Global Logistics (NASDAQ), SP Plus (NASDAQ).

 

5.  Donna Smith2020 WOB CHICAGO SPECIAL RECOGNITION AWARD, Board Director: First Bank of Chicago—fka First Bank Of Highland Park (private).

 

6.   Venita Fields, Board Director: IMA Financial Group (private employee owed), Superior Group of Companies—SGC (NASDAQ), David’s Bridal (private equity owned), and Derry Enterprises/LifeSpace Communities/VSA Partners (all private).

 

7.   Dorri McWhorterCEO, YWCA Chicago, Board Director: William Blair (private)

 

8.   Rodrigo Garcia, STATE OF IL DIVERSITY UPDATE, Board Director: Thirty Percent Coalition.

 

 

   And 32 more corporate board members/experts coming soon!


AND MUCH MORE — SEE FLYER FOR DETAILS AND EVENT AGENDA. SEE BIO FOR INFORMATION ON CORPORATE BOARD EXPERTS. SEE SPONSORS FOR UP-TO-DATE LOCAL AND NATIONAL SPONSORS OF THIS EVENT. 

                               VISIT  OFTEN FOR FURTHER ADDITIONS.

 



 

          To learn more about sponsorship opportunities, click Sponsorships.

 

 

 

Thank you for supporting 2020 Women on Boards. Sponsorship dollars go towards education and advocacy, research, and giving women a larger voice and seat at the boardroom table. More information is available at 2020 Women on Boards (WOB) national website, www.2020wob.com.

 

For questions and concerns, and ADA accessibility, please contact Kathy Graham at: 

Phone: +1 630-466-7095.

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 Thank you to the Chicago 2020 Women on Boards campaign members:

 

Hajara Al Amodi, Kathy Graham, Martha McGuire, Jim Williams, Rebecca Wing, Kate Seitz, Jerri Edwards, Andy Feltovich, Lino Carrillo, Vince Williams, Mary Ann Hynes, Jazmine Beltran, Alejo Torres, Rida Iqbal, Jessica Lubczynski, Brittany Morrissette, Celine kosian and Karen Staib Duffy.

 

  Click Here, to learn about, members of 2020 Chicago Committee. 

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Transportation:

Uber is a mobile app that allows you to request a private car. Download the app at the Google Play Store or go to http://m.uber.com. Then set your pick-up location. 

 

Parking Garage & Rates:

Directions to the parking garage and applicable rates, along with a map are available here.

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Web: http://www.2020wob.com/chapters/chi

  

Connect on Social Media:

http://www.twitter.com/2020WOB
https://www.facebook.com/2020WOB
https://www.linkedin.com/groups/3381466

 

2020 Women on Boards is a tax-exempt organization under Section 501(c)(3)
of the Internal Revenue Code. All contributions are tax-deductible
to the extent allowed by law.

 

Disclaimer: Please be aware that at this event, there will be video recording and photography. You consent to your photo, image, name and/or likeness being used, without compensation, in print, films and tapes for distribution in all media, whether now known or hereafter devised, for eternity and you release 2020 Women on Boards, its successors, assigns and licensees from any liability arising out of such usage.



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Union League Club
65 W Jackson Blvd
Chicago, Illinois 60604

Thursday, November 21, 2019 from 4:30 PM to 8:00 PM (CST)


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2020 Women on Boards

2020 Women on Boards is a national campaign to increase the percentage of women on U.S. company boards to 20% or greater by the year 2020. Founded in Boston in 2010, the education and advocacy campaign is redefining good corporate governance, gender diversity standards and creating a cultural imperative for corporate action.

 

2020 Women on Boards is well known for its research on the gender composition of boards of directors, including its proprietary Gender Diversity Directory, a database of over 3,100 public and private companies categorized by the gender composition of their boards. We congratulate companies for achieving or surpassing the 20% goal and encourage companies that don't to do better.

 

Among the campaign's signature programs, the National Conversation on Board Diversity is an annual event that takes place on a single day in November in cities across the U.S. and the world, when thousands of C-Suite and senior level executives discuss and explore the benefits that women bring to company boardrooms.

 

2020 Women on Boards is a tax-exempt organization under Section 501(c)(3) of the Internal Revenue Code. Contributions are tax deductible to the extent allowable by law.




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