Items Tagged with 'Inforum'


Women in Finance group hosts primer on board service

Panel discusses nonprofit board structures and criteria for why, where and how to serve.

May 3, 2019
Citing Inforum’s 2017 report on women in Michigan’s public companies — which showed only 15% of board members and 13% of executive officers are female — a local association hosted a recent event to help change that. Read More

Downtown hosting Women's Day event

January 23, 2019
Four West Michigan organizations are producing a day-long event celebrating International Women’s Day. Read More

Partners producing Women's Day event downtown

February 12, 2018
Three organizations in the region are hosting an event downtown this month to celebrate International Women’s Day. Read More

Report says public firms’ leadership is ‘skewed’

Inforum’s 2017 Michigan Women’s Leadership Report shows gender diversity on boards rising slowly, share of female executive officers is stagnant.

November 6, 2017
Although the share of board seats held by women at the top public companies in Michigan has gone up in the past decade, the ratio of men to women is 85 to 15 — and women’s share of executive officer roles barely has budged since 2007. Read More

Inforum kicks off 10th year in region

January 28, 2015
Inforum, a statewide women’s networking nonprofit, is kicking off its 10th year in the region with an event on Wednesday night featuring an Amway VP. Read More

Inforum elects first West Michigan chairperson

September 8, 2014
Inforum, a statewide women’s networking nonprofit, has elected its first chairperson from the West Michigan region. Read More

Street Talk: Make room for the next generation of women leaders

Having a ball.

May 30, 2014
Save the date: Oct. 1, 2015. Read More

Inforum names VP of corporate engagement

February 24, 2014
Inforum is bulking up its West Michigan presence as part of its three-year strategic plan to deepen its relationships with Michigan companies. Read More

Little growth for women in leadership positions

But female leaders hope that trend is changing.

October 18, 2013
Despite dismal growth in the number of women in leadership in Michigan’s top public companies, Terry Barclay, president and CEO of Inforum and Inforum Center for Leadership, said she feels optimistic the coming years will bring significant change. Read More

Inforum event examines competing globally

March 7, 2013
Competing in a global economy will be the topic of discussion at Monday’s Clarion Call event, hosted by Inforum. Read More


Upcoming Event

Inforum Inner Circle

Noto's Old World Dining, 6600 28th St. SE, Grand Rapids, MI 48911
6600 28th St. SE
Grand Rapids, MI
United States
Inner Circle celebrates our region's most accomplished and admired women - those in the "inner circle" of the business community - and gives them a forum to share practical know-how and inspire leadership in others. Read More