Thursday, March 7th at 1:00 pm ET / 10:00 am PT
The panel, moderated by Andrew Behar, CEO of As You Sow, will feature an overview of the 365 social and environmental shareholder proposals already filed in 2013. Heidi Welsh, co-author of the report and Executive Director of Sustainable Investments Institute, will detail key trends and initiatives.
Veteran shareholder advocates Michael Passoff, co-author and CEO of Proxy Impact, and Tim Smith, Senior VP and Director of ESG Shareowner Engagement of Walden Asset Management, will discuss the hottest issues on this year’s proxy ballots.
The Proxy Preview 2013 report will also be released on March 7th and includes contributions from leading issue experts including socially responsible investors, religious institutional investors, pension funds and unions, foundations, students, and shareholder advocacy organizations.
About Proxy Preview: The Proxy Preview is an annual overview of social and environmental shareholder resolutions. The report is a unique collaboration between As You Sow, an environmental and social advocacy organization and publisher of the report since 2005; the Sustainable Investments Institute (Si2), which conducts impartial research on social and environmental shareholder proposals; and Proxy Impact, a proxy voting service for foundations and socially responsible investors.
Questions? Please contact Katherine Kassing, Communications Manager of As You Sow at firstname.lastname@example.org.