NACDNE News


May 5, 2016

10th Annual Director of the Year Awards

The 10th Annual Director of the Year Awards recognizes leadership and accomplishment of directors in New England. This event is conducted by the only not-for-profit membership organization founded by and for corporate directors. Through a national presence in Washington, D.C. and over 20 active regional chapters across the country, the NACD is the leading organization dedicated to enhancing corporate governance in the United States. The NACD Director of the Year Award has been presented nationally for over 20 years.
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April 11, 2014

NACD New England 2013 Director of the Year Award Recipients

The National Association of Corporate Directors New England Chapter (NACDNE) announced the recipients of the Seventh Annual 2013 Director of the Year Awards. NACDNE is the leading source in New England for corporate governance information, education and training for directors and CEOs who are committed to raising standards and improving boardroom performance. Each year, NACDNE recognizes board members and boards from public, private and nonprofit organizations who exemplify the key attributes of outstanding directors. NACDNE will present the awards to the recipients at a formal recognition ceremony on April 11 at the Renaissance Boston Waterfront Hotel.
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April 10, 2014

2014 NACD New England Director of the Year Awards

The 8th Annual Director of the Year Awards recognizes leadership and accomplishment of directors in New England. This event is conducted by the only not-for-profit membership organization founded by and for corporate directors. Through a national presence in Washington, D.C. and over 20 active regional chapters across the country, the NACD is the leading organization dedicated to enhancing corporate governance in the United States. NACD has been active nationally for over 35 years.
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November 20, 2012

NACD New England Chapter President Robert Popeo Announces Five New Board Appointees

BOSTON – November 20, 2012 – The National Association of Corporate Directors New England Chapter (NACDNE) today announced that the organization has appointed Beth Boland, Jeff Hotchkiss, Karen Kaplan, Gloria Larson and Ellen Richstone as new board members. “As the economic recession begins to turn, boards still have a host of challenges that they must face,” said R. Robert Popeo, President of the NACD New England Chapter. “I cannot think of better community leaders to join our team to support the continued growth of NACDNE’s mission. As directors and executives, each of them has firsthand experience on how boards with effective leadership can mean the difference between a successful company and an unsuccessful one.”
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March 22, 2012

NACD Opposes PCAOB’s Proposed Mandatory Audit Firm Rotation

Concept “undercuts the authority of the board and audit committee”. In light of today's Public Company Accounting Oversight Board roundtable—convened to obtain input on a concept release regarding proposed mandatory audit firm rotation—the National Association of Corporate Directors (NACD) restated its opposition to the concept release as originally outlined in a comment letter submitted to the PCAOB last December
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January 31, 2012

Banker & Tradesman Interview with R. Robert Popeo

R. Robert Popeo has been an attorney for his entire professional career in the practice of law. He is chairman of the board of Mintz, Levin, Cohn, Ferris, Glovsky & Popeo and this year will take over the presidency of the National Association of Corporate Directors’ New England chapter. Here, the high-profile litigator talks about how the duties, responsibilities, compensation and prestige of board service have changed in recent years.
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