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Ellig Group’s CEO on Women’s Representation in the Boardroom – Yahoo Finance

Janice Ellig, CEO of Ellig Group and Michael Corbat, CEO of Citi, interviewed on Yahoo Finance for their expertise on the importance of progress and female representation in the boardroom. Watch the full interview HERE

 

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Why More Women are Needed in the Boardroom

On Nov. 7 about 650 executives will gather at Cipriani 42nd Street for the Women’s Forum of New York’s Breakfast of Corporate Champions. The biennial event recognizes S&P 500/Fortune 1,000 companies with corporate boards that include at least 30% women. Recruiting executive Janice Ellig launched the breakfast in 2011, when she was head of the forum, as a way to encourage companies to include more women as board members. Back then the event honored firms with just 20% female directors, so there’s been progress. Ellig’s ultimate goal, though, is full gender parity in the boardroom.

Click HERE for the Crain’s New York Business full interview with Janice Ellig on Why More Women are Needed in the Boardroom.

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Janice Ellig wins “Women Business of the Year Award 2019” in the CEO Today magazine.

Ellig Group is committed to helping corporate America achieve gender parity by 2025. 

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Interview by Thrive Global with Janice Ellig

“Great leadership starts with character…It is what builds trust! ” As Chief Executive Officer of New York City based executive search firm and heralded by Bloomberg Businessweek as one of “The World’s Most Influential Headhunters,” Janice is often consulted for her expertise and her commitment to gender parity, inclusion, and diversity. Full article can be accessed by clicking HERE

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What Happens When There are More Women Than Men in the Boardroom?

According to Janice Ellig, boardroom expert and CEO of Ellig Group, more women on boards “will make sure that behavior & conduct in a company are balanced”

Full article by NBC News can be found by clicking HERE

 

 

 

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The Boardroom and C-Suite Challenge – Gender Parity

Janice Ellig is on a mission. Described by Bloomberg Businessweek as one ‘the world’s most influential headhunters,’ she’s the CEO of Ellig Group, an executive search and leadership consulting firm that is women-owned and led. On paper her mission is simple: to see gender parity on corporate boards and in the C-suite. In reality, she admits that this is not as simple as it sounds.

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Making Board Gender Diversity Happen, A Conversation with Janice Ellig

A growing body of research suggests that women corporate directors are associated with stronger company results, better resilience, and increased innovation.

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A Board’s Duty On Succession

A board of directors has a fiduciary duty to shareholders to oversee a corporation’s short- and long-term business strategy. A crucial part of that responsibility is to have a succession plan in place for the company’s directors and its CEO. “Directors should not wait until a crisis prompts a CEO departure. A board should be discussing succession regularly, considering that the average director at a large-cap company will oversee two CEO transitions during his or her tenure” – Janice Ellig

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The Business Impact Of #MeToo

“The buck stops with the CEO!” as cited by Janice Ellig in this recent podcast with host Jon Umstead, on Business is Art. Janice is interviewed for her expertise around the impact the #MeToo movement has had on the corporate environment. In this matter of fact dialogue, Janice cuts right into the why boards and executives need to pay attention and how to make this action possible.

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