Catalyst In the News

  • Heather Foust-Cummings, Vice President & Center Leader, Catalyst Research Center for Equity in Business Leadership, is quoted and the 2013 Catalyst Census: Fortune 500 Women Board Directors as well as Women CEOs of the Fortune 1000 is cited in this piece about how women CEOs are well paid, but...

    The New York Times, by Claire Cain Miller

  • Two Calgary-based companies sign the Catalyst Accord, pledging to increase women-held FP500 board seats to 25% by 2017 in this article which quotes Alex Johnston, Executive Director, Catalyst Canada.

    Calgary Herald, by Mario Toneguzzi

  • This story highlights the Catalyst Accord.

    Wall Street Journal, by Editors Note

  • Citing and linking High-Potential Employees in the Pipeline: Maximizing the Talent Pool in Canadian Organizations, this article discusses how women graduating from Harvard have a higher-than-average earning potential, until you compare it with their male peers.

    The Globe and Mail, by Erin Anderssen

  • This blog post provides tips for overcoming the so-called confidence gap by citing the 2013 Catalyst Census: Fortune 500 Women Board Directors.

    Forbes, by Geri Stengel

  • This story about investing in women cites the 2013 Catalyst Census: Fortune 500 Women Board Directors and mentions a conversation with Ilene H. Lang as an “aha moment” for Sallie Krawcheck on the value of diversity at the top.

    Washington Post, by Jena McGregor

  • Shachi Irde, Executive Director, Catalyst India, is quoted in this piece on how women bosses earn less than men in India. The article also cites Catalyst’s High Potentials Under High Pressure in India’s Technology Sector study.

    Times of India, by Anjana Vaswani

  • This piece features safety tips from Shachi Irde, Executive Director, Catalyst India WRC, for working women in India.


  • Former President and CEO of Catalyst, Ilene Lang is quoted on how Catalyst board member, Denise Morrison CEO, Campbell’s Soup, gives back through working with our organization.

    PNJ, by Laura Petrecca

  • This story discusses how Sketcher’s promises to diversify their board have fallen short. The piece cites Catalyst 2013 Fortune Census findings.

    The New York Times, by Gretchen Morgenson