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Feb 23, 2005, 00:00 ET

More Than 80 Percent of Directors for Illinois S&P 500 Companies Now Independent; CEOs of Major Firms Serving on Only One Outside Board

CHICAGO, Feb. 23 /PRNewswire/ -- More than 80 percent of directors serving on the boards of Illinois' largest public companies are now outside...

Nov 17, 2004, 00:00 ET

Minnesota's Largest Companies Added 32 Directors in Past Year; Percentage of Women Increases, Pay Rises

MINNEAPOLIS, Nov. 17 /PRNewswire/ -- Minnesota's top 30 companies appointed 32 new directors in the past year, or 52 percent more than in 2003,...

Sep 21, 2004, 01:00 ET

Women Directors Advance in 2004 Spencer Stuart Board Index

NEW YORK, Sept. 21 /PRNewswire/ - New research by Spencer Stuart, the global executive recruiting firm, reveals a significant increase in new...

Sep 07, 2004, 01:00 ET

Tom Simmons to Remain Head of Spencer Stuart Office in Houston

HOUSTON, Sept. 7 /PRNewswire/ -- Spencer Stuart, the privately held global executive-recruiting firm, announced today that Tom Simmons, a partner...

Aug 30, 2004, 01:00 ET

Women Directors Advance in 2004 Spencer Stuart Board Index

NEW YORK, Aug. 30 /PRNewswire/ -- New research by Spencer Stuart, the global executive recruiting firm, reveals a significant increase in new...

Dec 03, 2003, 00:00 ET

Spencer Stuart's Minnesota Board Index Finds Changes in Board Structure Among State's Top Publicly Held Corporations

MINNEAPOLIS, Dec. 3 /PRNewswire/ -- Minnesota's top 30 companies are taking a hard look at all aspects of governance in response to recent...

Sep 24, 2003, 01:00 ET

Spencer Stuart Appoints Three Consultants to Washington, D.C. Office

NEW YORK, Sept. 24 /PRNewswire/ -- Spencer Stuart today announced that it has significantly increased its presence in the Washington, D.C....

Sep 10, 2003, 01:00 ET

2003 Spencer Stuart Board Index Reveals Audit Committees Leading Governance Changes

NEW YORK, Sept. 10 /PRNewswire/ -- New research by Spencer Stuart details how the Sarbanes-Oxley law, enacted last year in the wake of corporate...

Aug 12, 2003, 01:00 ET

New Research From Search Firm Spencer Stuart Reveals Behavior, Not Luck, Is Key to Long-Term Career Success

NEW YORK, Aug. 12 /PRNewswire/ -- Just one in 10 professionals feels fulfilled in his or her career, according to a new and comprehensive study...

Jul 18, 2003, 01:00 ET

CEO Turnover is Key Issue at Spencer Stuart Leadership Forum

NEW YORK, July 18 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- With CEO turnover at an all-time high and performance related turnovers accounting for 39% of...

May 19, 2003, 01:00 ET

Dayton Ogden Elected Chairman of Spencer Stuart

NEW YORK, May 19 /PRNewswire/ -- Spencer Stuart, the foremost privately held, global executive search firm, today announced that Dayton Ogden has...

Mar 04, 2003, 00:00 ET

The CEO's Tough Job Gets Tougher

NEW YORK, March 4 /PRNewswire/ -- The 2003 Chief Executive Magazine/Spencer Stuart "Route to the Top" study of Fortune 700 CEOs reveals that...

Oct 30, 2002, 00:00 ET

How to Fund Corporate Governance is a Key Issue at the Spencer Stuart Corporate Governance Summit for Institutional Investors

NEW YORK, Oct. 30 /PRNewswire/ -- Who is going to pay for better governance is one of the key issues that came out of the Spencer Stuart...

Oct 01, 2002, 01:00 ET

Spencer Stuart Report Says 25 Percent of S&P 500 Lack Required Nominating/Governance Committees on Boards of Directors

NEW YORK, Oct. 1 /PRNewswire/ -- One-quarter of S&P 500 corporate boards lack newly mandated nominating/governance committees, according to...

Apr 10, 2002, 01:00 ET

Catherine Nathan, Esq., Foremost Recruiter of General Counsel, Joins Spencer Stuart to Expand Its Legal Search Capabilities

NEW YORK, April 10 /PRNewswire/ -- Spencer Stuart, the leading, privately held, global executive search firm, today announced that Catherine R....

Feb 21, 2002, 00:00 ET

Spencer Stuart Appoints Rick Lannamann

NEW YORK, Feb. 21 /PRNewswire/ -- Spencer Stuart, the leading, privately held, global executive search firm, today announced that it has...

Dec 26, 2001, 00:00 ET

It's a Lean Year, but Don't Change Wall Street's Money Culture

PHILADELPHIA, Dec. 26 /PRNewswire/ -- Eighty-four percent of investment bankers responding to a recent survey* said becoming wealthy was their...

Sep 21, 2001, 01:00 ET

The 'Business CIO' Integrates Business and Technology for Fortune 500 Companies, Refuting Traditional 'Techie' Label

CHICAGO, Sept. 21 /PRNewswire/ -- The Chief Information Officer -- traditionally viewed as a "techie" responsible for making sure computers...

Jun 27, 2001, 01:00 ET

James J. Drury III to Depart Spencer Stuart

CHICAGO, June 27 /PRNewswire/ -- Global executive search consulting firm Spencer Stuart today announced that James J. Drury III will leave the...

Jun 05, 2001, 01:00 ET

Spencer Stuart Opens Orange County Office; Regional Market Growth Equals Increased Demand for Executive Leadership

IRVINE, Calif., June 5 /PRNewswire/ -- Fueled by the significant economic growth in Southern California, Spencer Stuart, one of the world's...