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Catalyst Announces 2019 Award Winners: Bank of America, Deutsche Post DHL Group, Eli Lilly and Company, and Schneider Electric Honored for Accelerating Progress for Women in the Workplace

Award-winning company leaders will receive their honors at the 2019 Catalyst Awards Dinner, chaired by Michael K. Wirth, Chairman & CEO,…


Number of Fortune 500 Boards with over 40 Percent Diversity Doubled since 2012

The number of Fortune 500 companies with greater than 40 percent diversity has more than doubled from 69 to 145…

Champions For Change

50+ CEOs Outpace Their Global Peers in Advancing Women for Second Consecutive Year

Catalyst CEO Champions prove that commitment that leads to action can effect change.


Catalyst Welcomes Loaned Shell Executive Graham Sparks

New York and Zurich, November 27, 2018—Catalyst, the global expert on accelerating progress for women through workplace inclusion, announced today…


Lorraine Hariton Named New Catalyst President & CEO, Continuing 56-Year Legacy of Accelerating Positive Change for Women in Business

Catalyst, a global nonprofit organization focused on empowering and accelerating women in business, announced today that its Board of Directors…


Catalyst Names 2018 Catalyst Canada Honours Champions

Catalyst announced today its 2018 Catalyst Canada Honours Champions, six business leaders who have made exemplary contributions to help advance…


Annonce des lauréats des Prix honorifiques 2018 de Catalyst Canada

Catalyst a rendu public aujourd’hui le nom des lauréats des Prix honorifiques 2018 de Catalyst Canada — six leaders en…


Catalyst illumine des édifices partout dans le monde à l’occasion de la journée internationale des femmes

Ce soir, à la veille de la Journée internationale des femmes, Catalyst illuminera des édifices afin de porter un message…


Catalyst Takes Over Global Skylines on International Women’s Day

On the eve of International Women’s Day 2018, Catalyst is using buildings as beacons to send a powerful message to…

Racial and Gender Bias at Work Harmful for Women of Color and their Health

Catalyst's February 2018 report "Day-to-Day Experiences of Emotional Tax Among Women and Men of Color in the Workplace," finds that…


Catalyst CEO Search Underway to Continue 55-Year Legacy of Accelerating Positive Change for Women in Business

Catalyst, a global nonprofit focused on empowering and accelerating women in business, has announced that its Board of Directors has…


2018 Catalyst Award Winners: The Boston Consulting Group, IBM, Nationwide, and Northrop Grumman Corporation

Catalyst has announced that innovative corporate initiatives from The Boston Consulting Group (BCG), IBM, Nationwide and Northrop Grumman Corporation (Northrop…

Annual Catalyst Conference and Dinner Set for March 20, 2018, New York City

The 2018 Catalyst Awards Conference and Dinner will be held on Tuesday, March 20, 2018, at the New York Hilton…


Catalyst CEO Champions For Change Companies Outperform the S&P 500 in Advancing Women into Leadership

New York, NY (November 7, 2017)—Catalyst, a global nonprofit that helps build workplaces that work for women, today released data…

Board Diversity

Catalyst Elects Deloitte’s Cathy Engelbert as New Board Chair

Catalyst announced today the election of Cathy Engelbert, CEO, Deloitte, as chair of the Catalyst Board of Directors effective January…

Victor G. Dodig est nommé président du conseil consultatif de Catalyst Canada

Catalyst a annoncé la nomination de M. Victor G. Dodig, président et chef de la direction de la Banque CIBC,…


Catalyst Names CIBC’s Victor G. Dodig Chair of its Canadian Advisory Board

Catalyst announced today the appointment of Victor G. Dodig, President and CEO, CIBC, as Chair of the Catalyst Canada Advisory…


Catalyst to Honour Exceptional Corporate Leaders Advancing Women and Inclusion in Canadian Workplaces

Catalyst announced today the 2017 Catalyst Canada Honours Champions: four corporate leaders who have made transformational contributions helping to advance…


Catalyst célèbre des dirigeants d’entreprise exceptionnels qui œuvrent en faveur de l’avancement des femmes et de l’inclusion dans les milieux de travail

Catalyst a annoncé aujourd’hui le nom des champions des Prix honorifiques de Catalyst Canada 2017 – quatre dirigeants d’entreprise dont les…

Catalyst Names New U.S. Class Members to the Catalyst Women on Board™ Initiative

Ten board-ready senior executive women have been chosen by Catalyst, as of June 2017, as the second U.S. class of…