Happy new year, readers! This is an important milestone for everyone, including Forefront. 2013 marks a year where all economic indicators should be improving—from unemployment numbers to property prices to GDP. The beginning of 2013 also marks our third issue of Forefront. After reading issues No. 2 and 3, it is our sincere hope you are enjoying the content, and …
Moving On Up – The Art of Becoming a Director
By Randi Morrison & Broc Romanek of TheCorporateCounsel.net The Holy Grail: Becoming a director. Meeting half a dozen times a year; sometimes in exotic locales. Earning a quarter million at larger companies. Many seasoned general counsels start thinking about the next stage of their career as they swiftly move through middle age. And becoming a director somewhere is a common …
Turning Outside Counsel In – Two Legal Veterans Discuss Their Transition Experience and Takeaways
Two legal veterans discuss their transition experience and takeaways. How did you make the transition from being outside to in-house counsel? What were your initial thoughts? [columns][/columns] What advice would you offer legal professionals considering making the outside to in-house switch, or vice versa? [columns][/columns]
Attorney & Beyond – Jeffrey Snider, General Counsel and CAO at Sonus Networks
Sonus Networks’ Jeffrey Snider works to improve efficiency, empower employees in new CAO role.
Making Eco-Friendly Eco-Chic – Sarah Kauss, CEO at S’Well Bottle
Sarah Kauss left the corporate world to launch an eco-accessory company that has attained cult status.
Power to the People – Adam Miller, CEO at Cornerstone OnDemand
Around the world and back with Cornerstone OnDemand’s leading man Adam Miller.
Changing Course Mid-Race – Chris Eck, General Counsel at Finish Line
Dog lawyer Chris Eck’s journey from private law practice to in-house counsel with the Finish Line Inc.
Hearing Opportunity Knock – Gavin O’Connor, General Counsel at General Nutrition Centers (GNC)
GNC’s Gavin O’Connor, Esq., answers the call.
Behind the Numbers- Mark Piazza, CFO at MediaCom North America
MediaCom-North America’s CFO Mark Piazza exercises left brain and right to achieve well-rounded financial management success.
Man on the Move – Joe Tomasulo, CFO at Digitas and Razorfish
Digitas CFO Joseph Tomasulo’s journey from accounting to M&A (and Springsteen cover band).
Under 30, Overseeing – Chris Stanley, General Counsel at Loring Ward
Chris Stanley, General Counsel for Loring Ward, swiftly ascending the legal career ladder.
Riding the Technology Wave- Steve Carrington, CIO at Valassis Communications
Valassis Communications CIO Steve Carrington strives to create a better, more efficient work environment through technology and innovation.
Engaging the X Factor – Bob Maloney, CFO at Deutsch LA
How Bob Maloney, CFO of Deutsch LA, widened his business perspective and grew his career.