Proxy Preview 2013, the report hailed as the “Bible for socially progressive foundations, religious groups, pension funds, and tax-exempt organizations” by the Chicago Tribune, will be released March 7, 2013.
Join us to get a first look at the report during a live webinar:
Thursday, March 7, 2013
1:00-2:00 p.m. ET / 10:00-11:00 a.m. PT
The panel, moderated by Andrew Behar, CEO of As You Sow, will feature an overview of the 365 social and environmental shareholder proposals for 2013 by Heidi Welsh, co-author of the report and Executive Director of Sustainable Investments Institute (Si2).
Veteran shareholder advocates Michael Passoff, co-author and CEO of Proxy Impact, and Tim Smith, Senior Vice President and Director of ESG Shareowner Engagement of Walden Asset Management, will discuss the hottest issues on this year’s proxy ballots including corporate political spending before and after elections, climate risk and energy sector proposals.
This ninth edition of the Proxy Preview details scores of environmental and social shareholder resolutions, lists upcoming votes, and provides expert briefings on the most prominent shareholder issues and 2013 proxy votes.
Our team of issue experts includes Kenneth Bertsch, CEO and President of the Society of Corporate Secretaries and Governance Professionals and Robert F. Kennedy, Jr., President, Waterkeeper Alliance, along with leading voices from socially responsible investors, religious institutional investors, pension funds and unions, foundations, students, and shareholder advocacy organizations.