NYPEN: Building A High Performing Board

Invitation Link: http://guest.cvent.com/i.aspx?4W%2cM3%2c423ff3c9-8bd6-44dd-a69a-43c6e60a9af2

The New York Private Equity Network (NYPEN) and the Gerson Lehrman Group (GLG) are pleased to invite you to attend a seminar on Building A High Performing Board.

Presented By: Beverly Behan, the founder of Board Advisor has consulted to over 85 Boards of Directors in the United States, Canada and internationally over the past decade. She was recently named to the Directorship 100 – Directorship magazine’s list of the 100 most influential people in governance and the boardroom.

Beverly is a regular columnist for BusinessWeek.com’s “The Boardroom” and co-author of “Building Better Boards: A Blueprint for Effective Governance” (Jossey-Bass, 2005). Her new book, “The Boardroom: A Roadmap for New CEOS and Other Top Executives” will be published in 2010.

Topics that will be covered include:
• Characteristics of High-Performing Boards
• Seven Essential Elements of Successful Board Building
• Roles/Responsibilities of the Board of Directors
• Optimizing Board Composition
• Best Board practices related to: CEO Evaluation, Engagement in Corporate Strategy and Risk Oversight

This session will be structured as a 90 minute interactive discussion. Drinks and hors d’oeuvres will be served.

Event Details
Date: Wednesday, June 23, 2010
Time: 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Location: Roosevelt Hotel Ballroom
45 E. 45th St.