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WIB Announces Partnership with TL Schugel & Associates

Helping women in the re/insurance industry prepare for the boardroom

NEW YORK, NY – April 20, 2016 – Women in the Boardroom (WIB), a leading global organization committed to advancing women in the workplace and into corporate boardrooms, announced today that it has entered into a partnership with TL Schugel & Associates, Inc., a Minneapolis-based Strategic Consulting firm.


“With this partnership, we want to help women in the re/insurance industry prepare for corporate board service, make connections and broaden their opportunities,” Sheila Ronning, WIB’s CEO and founder said. “Theresa Schugel, the firm’s CEO, has an impressive track record in this space. Her expertise and proximity to the key decision makers in the industry will help us raise awareness about the need for women in boardrooms and secure more opportunities for qualified women to move into corporate boardrooms”.


“My extensive network will allow my firm to assist Sheila in her efforts to broaden WIB’s corporate sponsorship and membership reach into the re/insurance industry. The industry is well-positioned to provide greater opportunities for women in its executive suites and boardrooms,” Theresa Schugel, CEO of TL Schugel & Associates, Inc. said.



About Women in the Boardroom:

Women in the Boardroom (WIB) is committed to translating the intellect, skills and expertise of their members into inaugural or additional powerful corporate director roles.  They do this by ensuring their members have a board portfolio that highlights their skill set for board positioning and teaching them how to network their way to a corporate board seat. Other WIB offerings designed to connect their members with board contacts include WIB’s Matchmaking Program, board opening notifications and exclusive invites to events such as the Annual Board Assembly. Senior-level executive women are encouraged to join as a member of WIB to accelerate their path into the corporate boardroom. As one of the top board experts in the US, Sheila Ronning, Founder and CEO of WIB, is frequently invited to speak on topics such as finding out if corporate board service is right for you, networking your way into a corporate board seat, authentic leadership and entrepreneurialism. To find out more, visit



About TL Schugel & Associates, Inc.:

TL Schugel & Associates was formed to meet the needs of an increasingly competitive market.  As companies contend with limited time and resources, TL Schugel & Associates has the ability to combine extensive executive experience with industry “know how” to help companies optimize their results.  Its founder, Theresa Schugel, brings a compelling strategic perspective to each engagement.  ​To find out more, visit

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