Boston, MA (PRWEB) August 10, 2012
YPO's Women's International Network (WIN) has joined 2020 Women on Boards as an affiliate. As an affiliate, WIN will play a critical role in the success of the 2020 campaign by helping to grow its base of supporters and communicating with stakeholders across the country that it's time to put more women on corporate boards.
YPO (Young Presidents’ Organization) is a global organization of 20,000 corporate leaders under the age of 45. The YPO WIN network, founded in 2006, includes more than 700 members world-wide. WIN provides a unique forum for women leaders to share successes, challenges, and experiences, within the YPO structure. Kimberly Clouse, a champion of YPO’s Women on Boards’ Initiative and president of TPW Financial in Newton, Massachusetts, said, "2020 Women on Boards' mission is consistent with the goals of our members, many of whom feel strongly about improving female board representation. We are pleased to be part of the 2020 campaign."
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. For more information, or to register your support, visit http://www.2020WOB.com.
About YPO: YPO (Young Presidents’ Organization) is a not-for-profit, global network of young chief executives connected around the shared mission of becoming Better Leaders Through Education and Idea Exchange™. Founded in 1950, YPO today provides 20,000 peers and their families in more than 120 countries with access to unique experiences, world-class resources, alliances with top learning institutions, and specialized Networks that help them enhance their business, community and personal leadership. Altogether, YPO member-run companies employ more than 15 million people around the world and generate US$6 trillion in annual revenues. For more information, visit http://www.ypo.org. Also see us on Facebook and follow us on Twitter.