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Board Governance: Preparing For Next Proxy Season

Proxy season went well for the majority of boards, says Virginia Rhodes, lead consultant at Meridian Compensation Partners.

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Rhodes sat down with Corporate Board Member editor-in-chief Dan Bigman as part of the Board Governance Series to talk about the most recent proxy season and how boards can prepare for the next one.

“Director elections have gone with very limited opposition, shareholder proposals on the compensation side very limited minority support, and for ‘say on pay’…[most] S&P500 companies have gotten 90 percent support on ‘say on pay,’” says Rhodes.