Global competition. The rapid pace of technological advances. The uncertain economy. Cybercrime. Sarbanes Oxley & Dodd Frank. Activist investors. Terrorist groups. Shrinking windows of opportunity. The explosive influence of social media. As a business executive, you and your board have a lot on your plate.
Typical board members understand what is expected from the standard board committees (governance, audit and compensation). That’s good. But today’s effective board members must also understand the importance of subjects like risk and sustainability.
The National Association of Corporate Directors (NACD) provides numerous well-crafted educational conferences, webinars and publications. And they have a structured multi-year program to ensure that members who have earned FELLOW status are ready to serve. Anne Sheehan, Director of Corporate Governance, CalSTRS says it best: “NACD’s director credentials are the new gold standard.”
Known as The Growth Strategist®, Aldonna Ambler built and grew a suite of companies to help midsized B2B companies achieve accelerated growth with sustained profitability® A Certified Speaking Professional (CSP), Ambler has addressed over 2000 audiences and hosted a syndicated online talk show about growth strategies for 9 years. As a growth financing intermediary, Ambler raised over $1 Bil dollars for midsized companies. The winner of over 2 dozen prestigious national and statewide "entrepreneur of the year" awards, Ambler is available to speak about “profitable growth during any economy” and/or serve on the board of a growth-oriented privately-held company.