IN THE MEDIA

NorthStar’s decades-long commitment to socially responsible investing and our thoughtful strategy of shareholder activism puts the firm out in front of many of today’s hot-button investment issues. Because of this, we have become sought-after media commentators. Read some recent articles browse the Media Archives.

NorthStar urges “yes” votes on proposals at Facebook, Alphabet, TJX Companies

NorthStar urges “yes” votes on proposals at Facebook, Alphabet, TJX Companies

NorthStar Asset Management, Inc. has shareholder proposals coming up for a vote at three companies in the next two weeks: Facebook (FB), Alphabet (GOO...
Intel’s financing of anti-diversity politicians and climate change deniers is ‘a risk to the company’ (PCgamesN; May 24, 2018)

Intel’s financing of anti-diversity politicians and climate change deniers is ‘a risk to the company’ (PCgamesN; May 24, 2018)

Since 2012, NorthStar has been filing shareholder proposals at Intel Corporation to seek better management of its and the company political action com...
Socially responsible funds dump or rethink Facebook over data privacy (Reuters; May 18, 2018)

Socially responsible funds dump or rethink Facebook over data privacy (Reuters; May 18, 2018)

In the wake of the Cambridge Analytica scandal at Facebook in recent months, in which the personal data of up to 87 million users were inappropriately...
Julie speaks on CNBC about Facebook voting rights

Julie speaks on CNBC about Facebook voting rights

NorthStar’s CEO Julie Goodridge was invited onto CNBC’s Closing Bell to debate the appropriate response to the recent Facebook data privac...
NorthStar Asset Management: Prison Labor in the Corporate Supply Chain

NorthStar Asset Management: Prison Labor in the Corporate Supply Chain

April 17, 2018 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Boston, MA – NorthStar Asset Management, Inc., a Boston-based wealth management firm, announced today that it h...
Costco Shareholders Urge the Company to Survey Suppliers for Prison Labor

Costco Shareholders Urge the Company to Survey Suppliers for Prison Labor

January 29, 2018 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Bellevue, WA and Boston, MA – At the January 30th annual shareholder meeting of Costco Wholesale Corporation,...
NorthStar honored as “Best for the World” by B Lab

NorthStar honored as “Best for the World” by B Lab

NorthStar is proud to announce that it has been honored as a Best for the World company by B Lab, the “non-profit that certifies B Corporations,...
NorthStar writes to FB and GOOG regarding algorithmic changes affecting legitimate news sources

NorthStar writes to FB and GOOG regarding algorithmic changes affecting legitimate news sources

Last Friday, NorthStar wrote to both Alphabet (GOOG) and Facebook (FB) expressing concern about the June 2017 algorithmic changes to Google’s se...
Shareholder Rights Group post on the Harvard Corporate Governance Blog

Shareholder Rights Group post on the Harvard Corporate Governance Blog

As we recently announced, NorthStar is a founding member of the Shareholder Rights Group — a coalition of investors formed in response to the ...
Shareholder Rights Group formed to to defend share owners’ ability to engage

Shareholder Rights Group formed to to defend share owners’ ability to engage

NorthStar Asset Management, Inc. is proud to announce its membership in the Shareholder Rights Group, a coalition formed in 2016 to defend share owner...
Alphabet Shareholders Overwhelmingly Support Move to Equal Voting

Alphabet Shareholders Overwhelmingly Support Move to Equal Voting

June 26, 2017 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Alphabet Shareholders Overwhelmingly Support Move to Equal Voting Mountain View, CA – At Alphabet, Inc.’s most...
Investors Target White Male C-Suite at One of America’s Most Diverse Companies (Bloomberg Brief; 5/11/17)

Investors Target White Male C-Suite at One of America’s Most Diverse Companies (Bloomberg Brief; 5/11/17)

NorthStar was featured in a Bloomberg Brief this week regarding our shareholder proposal at TJX, in which we encourage the company to accelerate senio...

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