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Empire State Realty Trust, Inc. Appoints Leslie D. Biddle (Fmr Global Head-Commodity Sales, Goldman Sachs) as Board of Director –

Capital Senior Living Corp appoints Paul Isaac (Founder/CEO, Arbiter) and Ross Levin (Director of Research, Arbiter) as new independent directors – Business Wire

Bridgford Food Corporation elects Paul Zippwald (Fmr Head of Commercial Banking, Bank of America NT&SA) to its Board – SEC

Hiroshi Fure (General Manager-Automotive Components, Kyocera Corp.) to Join Board of AVX – SEC

Legal Issues: The Biggest Mistake Boards Are Making – Boardroom Resources, LLC

From the Boardroom: An Update on Gender Diversity in 2017 – Boardroom Resources, LLC

The Top 20 Issues Your Board Should Have in its Sights for 2017 – Boardroom Resources, LLC

3 Steps Your Board Can Take to Avoid Activist Attention – Boardroom Resources, LLC

Walker & Dunlop, Inc. Elects Michael Warren (Fmr COO/CFO, Stonebridge International) to Board – SEC

Trinseo SA announces the appointments of Jeannot Krecké (Fmr Finance, Foreign Trade and Sports Minister, Luxembourg), K’Lynne Johnson (Fmr SVP-Global Derivatives, BP), and Joseph Alvarado (Chm/CEO, Commercial Metals Company) to the Board – SEC

Joseph Azrack (Managing Director, Apollo Global Real Estate), Chaim Katzman (Fmr CEO, EquityOne), and Peter Linneman (Senior Managing Director, Equity Group Investments) Join Board of Regency Centers Corp Upon the closing of its acquisition of EquityOne – SEC

Quantum Corporation Appoints Raghavendra Rau (Fmr CEO, SeaChange International Inc.) to Board – SEC

Richard O’Toole (General Counsel, The Related Companies, LP) Joins Board of Ladder Capital Corp – SEC

J.C. Penney Elects Debora Plunkett (Fmr Senior Advisor, National Security Agency) To Board – Globenewsire

William E. Klitgaard (Fmr President-Enlighten Health, LabCorp) and Linda S. Harty (Treasurer, Medtronic) Appointed to INC Research Holdings Board – Globenewswire

HD Supply, Inc. Appoints Peter A. Dorsman (Fmr EVP-Global Services, NCR Corporation) and Lauren Taylor Wolfe (Managing Director,Blue Harbour Group) to the Board – SEC

GlassBridge Enterprises, Inc. Elects Robert G. Torricelli (Fmr U.S. Senator, State of New Jersey) to the Board – SEC

Vern Yu (Chief Development Officer, Enbridge) Appointed to the DCP Midstream, LP Board in connection with Spectra Energy and Enbridge merger – SEC

David P. Hess (Fmr Chief Customer Officer-Aerospace, United Technologies Corp) Appointed to the Arconic Inc. Board – Business Wire

Teladoc, Inc. Appoints Ken Paulus (Fmr CEO, Allina Health) to its Board – Business Wire

Neal P. Goldman (Managing Member, SAGE Capital Investments), John “Brad” Juneau (Co-Founder/Chm/CEO, Contango ORE), David Rainey (Fmr President-Petroleum Exploration/Chief Geoscientist, BHP Billiton), Charles M. Sledge (Fmr CFO, Cameron International), James M. Trimble (Fmr CEO, PDC Energy), and David N. Weinstein (Fmr Managing Director, Calyon Securities) Appointed to the Stone Energy Corporation Board – SEC

Open Text Corporation Appoints Jürgen Tinggren (Fmr CEO, Schindler Group) to Board – PR Newswire

Navistar International Corporation Appoints Andreas Renschler and Matthias Grundler to Board as designated by Volkswagen Truck & Bus GmbH. – SEC

City Office REIT Appoints John Sweet (Founder/Fmr Chief Investment Officer, Physicians Realty Trust) to Board –

Anna Protopapas (Fmr President-Millennium Pharmaceuticals, Takeda Pharmaceutical) to Join Bioverativ Inc.'s Board – Business Wire

Banner Corporation Appoints Merline Saintil (Head of Operations-Product & Technology, Intuit) to the Board – Globenewswire

José Baselga (Physician-in-Chief, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center) and Jean-Luc Butel (Fmr President-International, Baxter) and Jose Baselga (Physician in Chief, MSK) Appointed to Board of Varian Medical Systems – PR Newswire

Thermo Fisher Scientific Inc. Appoints Dion Weisler (CEO, HP Inc.) to Board. –

Titan Machinery Inc. Appoints Stan Erickson (CEO, Liberty Capital, Inc.) and John Henderson (Fmr Chm, Oncore Manufacturing) to Board. –

First Midwest Bancorp, Inc. Appoints Tom Brown (CFO, RLI Corp) and Steve Van Arsdell (Fmr Chm/CEO, Deloitte & Touche LLP) to Board. – SEC

CareTrust REIT, Inc. Appoints Spencer G. Plumb (Fmr COO, Excel Trust) to Board – Globenewswire

Henry McMahon (Vice Chm, BofA Merrill Lynch) Appointed to Board of California Resources Corp. – SEC

Blucora Appointed William L. Atwell (Fmr President-International, CIGNA) and H. McIntyre Gardner (Fmr Head-Americas Region and Global Bank Group-Global Private Client, Merrill Lynch) William Atwell to become Chairman of the Board – Nasdaq

Windstream Holdings Appoints Julie Shimer (Fmr CEO, Welch Allyn), Marc Stoll (Corporate Controller, CA, Inc.), and Walter Turek (Chm, Ascentis Corporation) to Board in Conjunction with its Acquisition of Earthlink Holdings – SEC

Vishay Intertechnology Appoints Raanan Zilberman (CEO, Caesarstone, Ltd.) To Board – Globenewswire

TIER REIT Appoints Greg Whyte (fmr Senior Advisor-Real Estate Leisure and Lodging Investment Banking Group, UBS Securities) to Board of Directors – Yahoo!

Sempra Energy Appoints Andrés Conesa (CEO, Grupo Aeromexico SAB de CV) and Bethany Jean Mayer (CEO, Ixia) to Board – SEC

First Defiance Financial Corp. Appoints Robert E. Beach (Fmr CEO, Commercial Bancshares, Inc.) as Director – SEC

Fiesta Restaurant Group Appoints Paul Twohig (President-Dunkin’ Donuts US & Canada, Dunkin’ Brands Group) to Board – NRN

Enstar Group Limited Appoints Jie Liu (Managing Director, Hillhouse Capital Management) to its Board – Globenewswire

Enable Midstream Partners Appoints Stephen Merrill (CFO, OGE Energy) to Board – SEC

Citizens Inc. Appoints Frank Keating (Fmr Governor, State of Oklahoma) To Board –

Argo Group International Holdings Appoints Dee Lehane (Managing Partner-Global Insurance Industry, Accenture) and Al-Noor Ramji (Group Chief Digital Officer, Prudential) to its Board – Business WIre

Actuant Corporation Appoints Richard Holder (CEO, NN Inc.) to its Board – Business Wire

Xcel Energy Elects Daniel Yohannes (Fmr Vice Chm, US Bank) To Board – Business WIre

Pfizer Elects Ronald E. Blaylock (Founder/Managing Partner, GenNx360 Capital Partners) To Board – Business Wire

Old Republic International Corporation Adds Steven J. Bateman (Fmr Audit Partner, PricewaterhouseCoopers) To Board – Yahoo!

HarborOne Bancorp, Inc. Appoints Joseph F. Casey (COO/CFO, HarborOne Bank) to Board. – SEC

Duke Energy Appoints Ted Craver (Fmr Chm/CEO, Edison International) to Board. – Yahoo!

Matthew Carpenter (President, EmployOn LLC), Frederick DiSanto (CEO, Ancora Advisors), Jeffrey L. Rutherford (fmr CEO, Ferro Corporation), and Kurtis J. Wolf (Chief Investment Officer, Hestia Capital Management) Appointed to Board of Edgewater Technology – SEC