Boston, MA (PRWEB) July 31, 2012
2020 Women on Boards has announced the formation of 2020 Women on Boards/Boston Chapter to oversee the management of the 2020 Women on Boards campaign in the Greater Boston area. It's one of several local campaigns being formed across the US to expand the organization's mission: to increase the percentage of women on US company boards by 20% or more by 2020.
2020 Women on Boards/Boston Chapter has formed a steering committee co-chaired by Lisa DonFrancesco, Principal and Managing Director of Saint James Real Estate Advisors; Sandra Tise, Director of Global Strategic Alliances at Qvidian and Felice Kincannon, Principal of Felice Kincannon Consulting. The Boston Chapter is currently working on organizing 12/12/12, a national conversation on the need for gender diversity on corporate boards through luncheons being held in cities across the US. For information on the Boston Chapter or to participate in a local 12/12/12 event please contact info(at)2020wob(dot)com.
About 2020 Women on Boards: 2020 Women on Boards is a national campaign to increase the percentage of women directors on U.S. public company boards to 20 percent or greater by 2020. Campaign supporters include individuals, organizations and companies that embrace the principle that diversity in the boardroom encourages good corporate decision-making. Chapters are being launched in major cities all across the U.S. For more information, or to register your support, visit http://www.2020WOB.com.