Eastern New England

Upcoming Events


October 5 - Mock Proxy Battle and Corporate Governance Update - 1/2 Day Program

We have an exciting 1/2 day program lined up this fall. Learn how you can protect your company from a disruptive and costly proxy fight by attending this exciting half-day program with leading legal, investor relations, proxy solicitation and communications experts. Also, get an update on the corporate governance landscape coming out of the 2016 proxy season, including proxy access. This program is also being offered to the local chapter of  the National Investor Relations Institute (NIRI), so we expect a great discussion and networking opportunities.


Date:  Wednesday, October 5, 2016

Program Schedule:

8:00 am - 9:00 am - Registration/Breakfast

9:00 am - 10:00 am - Governance Update

10:00 am - 10:15 am - Coffee Break

10:15 am - 11:45 am - Mock Proxy Battle

Mock Proxy Battle Panelists:

  • Waheed Hassan, CFA, Senior Managing Director, Alliance Advisors
  • Elise Caffrey, Senior Vice President of Investor Relations, iRobot
  • Jennifer Cooney, Advisory Director, Argyle (former Sr. Counsel Corporate & Securities, Staples)
  • Victoria Sivrais, Partner, Clermount Partners
  • Outside Counsel - TBD

Place: Sheraton Needham Hotel, 100 Cabot St., Needham, MA 02494

Meeting fee: FREE!

Contact: Cynthia McMakin

Save the Date! December 1 - Corporate Secretarial Basics & Holiday Networking Dinner

Date:  Thursday, December 1, 2016

Place:  L'Espalier, 774 Boylston Street, Boston, MA 02199

Meeting fee: Meeting and Dinner are FREE!


We thank Diligent Corporation for sponsoring this event.

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