Does Your Board Need an Executive Chair?

Kizzy D. Blount

On February 2, 2021, Jeff Bezos announced that he would “transition to Executive Chair of the Amazon Board and Andy Jassy will become CEO.” While this change marked a major corporate governance shift for Amazon, executive board chairs have become increasingly common. According to Spencer Stuart, 15% of board chairs […]

Lisa LaFlamme, CTV News, and Bad Executive Decisions

Kizzy D. Blount

Previous CTV national anchor Lisa LaFlamme There will be no bittersweet on-air goodbye for (now former) CTV nationwide news anchor Lisa LaFlamme, no ceremonial passing of the baton to the future technology, no broadcast retrospectives lionizing a journalist with a storied and award-successful career. As LaFlamme introduced yesterday, CTV’s mother […]