Thames Fulton to Speak at Family Firm Institute Boardroom Power Networking Event
CHICAGO – January 22, 2013 – Cook Associates Executive Search (www.cookassociates.com/executive-search), a leader in retained executive search, today announced that Managing Director of Board Advisory Services E. Thames Fulton will speak about "How to Expand Your Board Membership Opportunities"
on Thursday, January 24 at the next Family Firm Institute (FFI) Boardroom Power Networking Event along with Janelle Brittain, CEO of the Boardology™ Institute of Boardroom Bound®.
They will address such questions as:
- Do you see sitting on a Private Company Board in your future?
- Are you ready? How do you go about finding the right Board for you?
- What is the importance and impact of diversity on a Private Company Board?
The event will be held at the law offices of McDermott, Will & Emery at 227 West Monroe in Chicago from 7:30 a.m. to 9:30 a.m.
The cost is $25 for members of the Midwest Chapter of the FFI and $35 for non-members.
To register for the event, go to: ffi.site-ym.com/events/register.asp?id=284648.
Fulton serves as a board- and CEO-level advisor at Cook Associates Executive Search, assisting clients with board search, governance consulting, board analysis and assessment, development and succession planning in order to ascertain and recruit the optimum balance of skills and experience required among both management teams and boards to build and manage successful businesses.
About Cook Associates Executive Search
Cook Associates provides retained executive search services to multinational corporations, early-stage entrepreneurial companies, midcap, privately held and family-owned businesses, as well as venture capital- and private equity-backed firms. The company’s reputation as a trusted business advisor is built on decades of successfully identifying and guiding clients to the right solutions, whether to drive performance or to gain competitive advantage. For more information, visit www.cookassociates.com.
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