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    1. Steve Chazen Will Remain as CEO of Occidental Petroleum Through 2014

      LOS ANGELES--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Occidental Petroleum Corporation (NYSE: OXY) today announced that Steve Chazen will continue to serve as Chief Executive Officer through the end of 2014 with the Board’s full support. Mr. Chazen immediately assumes responsibility for all of the Company’s operations, including Oxy’s international operations. Mr. Chazen will assist the Board with its ongoing ...
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    2. 1st Source Announces Addition of Vinod M. Khilnani to Board of Directors

      SOUTH BEND, Ind.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--1st Source Corporation announces the election of Vinod M. Khilnani to its Board of Directors. The vote was approved at the annual 1st Source shareholder meeting.

      Khilnani is the Executive Chairman of the board of CTS Corporation, a designer and manufacturer of electronic components and accessories, based in Elkhart. He has extensive experience in finances, strategy, mergers and acquisitions and corporate governance. Khilnani received an MBA in Finance from the State University of New York at Albany and a BA in Business from Delhi University. Khilnani also serves on the board of Materion Corporation.

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    3. Egan-Jones Recommends Shareholders Vote for All Stillwater Board Nominees on WHITE Proxy Card

      BILLINGS, Mont.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Stillwater Mining Company (NYSE:SWC) (TSX:SWC.U) (“Stillwater” or the “Company”) today announced that independent proxy advisory firm Egan-Jones Proxy Services ("Egan-Jones"), recommends that shareholders vote for all of Stillwater’s Board nominees on the WHITE proxy card at the Company’s 2013 Annual Shareholders Meeting, which will be held on May 2, 2013. Egan ...
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    4. Major Proxy Advisory Firm Glass Lewis Recommends That Timken Shareholders Vote For CalSTRS’ Shareholder Proposal

      SAN DIEGO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The California State Teachers Retirement System (“CalSTRS”) and Relational Investors LLC (“Relational”), collectively owners of 7.3 percent of the common shares of The Timken Company, (NYSE: TKR) (“Timken” or “the Company”), today stated that they are pleased that the proxy advisory firm Glass Lewis & Co. (“Glass Lewis”) has recommended to its clients that Timken ...

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    5. Leading Proxy Advisor ISS Recommends Timken Shareholders Vote FOR Calstrs’ Shareholder Proposal

      SAN DIEGO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The California State Teachers Retirement System (“CalSTRS”) and Relational Investors LLC (“Relational”), collectively owners of 7.3 percent of the common shares of The Timken Company, (NYSE: TKR) (“Timken” or “the Company”), today stated that they are pleased that Institutional Shareholder Services (“ISS”), a leading proxy advisory firm, has recommended to its clients ...

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    6. Ajay Banga Elected to Dow Board of Directors

      MIDLAND, Mich.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The Dow Chemical Company (NYSE: DOW) today announced that Ajay Banga, president and chief executive officer of MasterCard, has been elected to Dow’s Board of Directors, effective immediately. Prior to joining MasterCard in 2009, Banga was chief executive officer of Citigroup Asia Pacific. During his tenure at Citigroup, he held a variety of senior management ...

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    7. TPG-Axon Commences Solicitation to Amend SandRidge Energy’s Bylaws and Replace the Company’s Board of Directors

      NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--TPG-Axon, the beneficial owner of 6.7% of the outstanding shares of SandRidge Energy, Inc. (NYSE: SD) (the “Company”), today began mailing consent solicitation materials to SandRidge stockholders, including a letter urging stockholders to support TPG-Axon in its consent solicitation. The letter outlines why TPG-Axon believes sweeping changes need to take place at the ...

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    8. Dave Felman Elected 2013 Board Chair for the Florida Venture Forum

      TAMPA, Fla.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The Florida Venture Forum, the oldest, largest and most prestigious statewide support group for venture capitalists and entrepreneurs, today announced that David S. Felman, leader of the Corporate and Tax Group for Hill Ward Henderson in Tampa, will be 2013 Board Chair of the Florida Venture Forum’s Board of Directors. Mr. Felman shared: “For many years, I’ve ...

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    9. Local Corporation Appoints New Board Member

      IRVINE, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Local Corporation (NASDAQ:LOCM), a leading online local media company, today announced the appointment of Frederick G. Thiel to its board of directors. Thiel brings over 25 years of senior level strategic management experience in the software, media, internet and technology industries. Thiel was managing partner of the software IT group at Triton Pacific Capital ...

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    10. Fitch: CEO-Chairman Split on U.S. Reit Boards a Credit Positive

      NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Fitch Ratings views U.S. equity real estate investment trusts (REITs) with non-executive chairmen more favorably than those with executive chairmen from a corporate governance standpoint due to the independent perspective that non-executive chairmen provide in their oversight role. For approximately 55% of U.S. equity REITs, the roles of CEO and chairman of the board ...

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    11. Fitch: JPMorgan Chase's 4Q'12 Results Reflect Solid Underlying Trends; CIO Review Complete

      NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--JPMorgan Chase & Co. (JPM) recorded net income of $5.7 billion for 4Q'12, flat with the prior quarter, but up 52.7% from the prior year, according to Fitch Ratings. Performance was supported by strong loan and deposit growth, record debt underwriting fees in the investment bank, and continued stabilization in credit, including a $700 million pre-tax benefit from lower ...

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    12. NACD New England Announces 2013 Director of the Year Award Recipients

      BOSTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The National Association of Corporate Directors New England Chapter (NACDNE) today announced the recipients of the Seventh Annual 2013 Director of the Year Awards. NACDNE is the leading source in New England for corporate governance information, education and training for directors and CEOs who are committed to raising standards and improving boardroom performance. Each ...

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    13. Panel of Experts to Discuss Corporate Governance and Proxy Disclosure Trends

      for 2013 LOS ANGELES--(BUSINESS WIRE)--NIRI Los Angeles, in conjunction with the Society of Corporate Secretaries & Governance Professionals Southern California Chapter, are pleased to offer an educational program for investor relations professionals and corporate secretaries on Monday, January 7^th. A panel of governance experts will be discussing trends in corporate governance and disclosure for the upcoming 2013

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