Forming and Managing a Startup Board
This session will help founders and investors understand the process of forming a board for their company: how to evaluate possible board candidates, using a skills matrix for selecting candidates, basic governance requirements, creating successful relationships between the founder and board members, best practices for efficient and effective board meetings. The format will be a fireside chat, led by experienced board members and Boardbound experts and will encourage discussion and contributions from the audience.
Charity Huff, Independent Director, Swift Communications and EnVision Meditation, Vice Chair, Board of Directors, Boardbound by Women’s Leadership Foundation
Michael Bevis, Innovation & Entrepreneurship Manager, Denver Economic Development & Opportunity & Founder, KoolSkinz LLC
Dianne Myles, Founder & CEO, Dope Mom Life
Moderated by: Barbara Bauer, Executive Director, Boardbound by Women’s Leadership Foundation