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Shareowner Advocacy and Impact
An Intimate Gathering with 50 Billion Dollars This past June, I presented a resolution filed with TJX Companies by NorthStar Asset Management, Inc., ("NorthStar") a Boston-based socially responsible investment firm. The proposal requested the company link the CEO's compensation to progress on racial/ethnic and gender diversity in senior management. In preparation for the meeting, I met with NorthStar's Coordinator of Shareholder Activism, Read more » Read More
A Minor Force for Impact Investing An Insider's Look at Presenting a Shareholder Resolution With the 2016 Proxy voting season nearly over, we wanted to highlight our experiences presenting resolutions at a selection of annual meetings. In the past companies have not been the most welcoming to our community. They cannot prevent our resolution from taking place, but when the meeting Read more » Read More