NACD Opens Call for Nominations for 2015 NACD Directorship 100

WASHINGTON, March 3, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The National Association of Corporate Directors (NACD) recently issued its annual call for nominations for the 2015 NACD Directorship Awards, which include the NACD Lifetime Achievement Award, the NACD Director of the Year, and the NACD Directorship 100.

Visit to submit your nominations by March 31, 2015.

Now in their ninth year, the NACD Directorship Awards recognize leading corporate directors and governance professionals who have demonstrated excellence in the boardroom through innovation, courage, and integrity. This year's honorees will be featured in the November/December issue of NACD Directorship magazine and acknowledged at a black-tie gala on December 2 at Gotham Hall in New York City.

For a full list of the 2014 NACD Directorship 100 honorees, visit

To learn more about the 2015 NACD Directorship Awards or to register to attend the gala, visit

About NACD

The National Association of Corporate Directors (NACD) is the advocate for the profession of directorship and is focused on advancing exemplary board leadership. Informed by more than 35 years of experience, NACD delivers insights and resources that more than 15,000 corporate director members rely on to make sound strategic decisions and confidently confront complex business challenges. NACD provides world-class director education programs, national peer-exchange forums, and proprietary research to promote director professionalism, ultimately enhancing the economic sustainability of the enterprise and bolstering stakeholder confidence. Fostering collaboration among directors, investors, and governance stakeholders, NACD is shaping the future of board leadership. To learn more about NACD, visit To become an NACD member, contact Kelly Dodd at or 202-380-1891.

CONTACT: Media Contact Henry Stoever Chief Marketing Officer 202-775-0509Source:National Association of Corporate Directors