November 9, 2016
“Women on Boards” 2016, a report released by The Forum of Executive Women and PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC), provides the latest tally on the presence of women leaders at the Philadelphia region’s largest public companies, universities and healthcare systems. The report recognizes companies that have 25 percent or more women on their boards, which include Campbell Soup Co., AmerisourceBergen, CubeSmart, Five Below and Urban Outfitters. The findings indicate more companies have women on their boards of directors compared to previous years, but progress can still be made.
Read the full report here and see additional coverage in Philadelphia Magazine and Philadelphia Tribune.
Founded in 1977, The Forum of Executive Women is a membership organization of more than 450 women of significant influence across the Greater Philadelphia region. The Forum’s membership consists of individuals holding the senior-most positions in the corporations, nonprofit organizations and public sector entities that drive our regional economy and community. The Forum’s members are executive women working together to increase the number of women in leadership roles, expand their impact and influence, and position them to drive positive change in the region.