Vice President, Product Management, Stock & Option Solutions, Inc.
Elizabeth runs Product Management for Stock & Option Solutions, Inc., an equity compensation consulting firm based in San Jose, CA. Her responsibilities include monitoring new developments in the equity compensation arena, performing market research, and defining the product roadmap and system requirements for SOS.
Elizabeth has been designing and product managing financial software for the past 15 years, eleven of those for equity compensation applications. Prior to product management, her software experience was in designing, testing, and supporting financial software applications.
Elizabeth regularly speaks on industry trends and product development at client and industry events including NASPP webcasts, GEO and NASPP Chapter meetings, User Groups, and the NASPP Annual Conference. She became a Certified Equity Professional in 1999 and currently volunteers for the Certified Equity Professional Institute. She is also Asst. Secretary of the Silicon Valley Chapter of the NASPP.
Programs Director, NASPP
Danyle Anderson serves as Programs Director for the National Association of Stock Plan Professionals (NASPP), a leading membership association committed to providing services to its members who specialize in all aspects of equity compensation that will enrich their professional skills, further their professional knowledge and, in general, enhance the stock plan profession at every level.
Prior to joining the NASPP, Danyle spent twelve years as the Director of Investor Relations and Shareholder Services for Tech Data Corporation, a technology distribution company rated 109th on the Fortune 500®. In addition to heading the company’s various investor relations programs and communicating with investors and shareholders, Danyle had responsibility for all aspects of the company’s equity plans including accounting, tax and legal responsibilities for equity delivered in more than 38 countries. Prior to Tech Data, Danyle spent five years as a member of the audit division of Deloitte & Touche LLP.
Danyle has nearly twenty years of experience in the accounting and equity compensation fields. She holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Accounting from the University of South Florida, is a Certified Public Accountant, a Certified Equity Professional and a frequent speaker on equity compensation related topics.
Arthur S. Meyers, Partner, Seyfarth Shaw LLP
Mr. Meyers is a partner in the employee benefits practice of Seyfarth Shaw LLP. He advises senior executives and boards on all matters relating to executive compensation, including employment, severance, and change in control arrangements. Mr. Meyers consults with public and closely-held entities on the tax, corporate, and securities law aspects of equity compensation plans, including stock options, restricted stock, and employee stock purchase plans. Mr. Meyers regularly represents for profit and not-for-profit employers on the design, implementation, and administration of tax-qualified retirement plans (including ESOPs), nonqualified deferred compensation plans, and welfare benefit plans. He serves as ERISA counsel to investment committees, registered investment advisors, and private equity funds on ERISA fiduciary duties, prohibited transactions, and common control issues. Mr. Meyers is listed in The Best Lawyers in America, Employee Benefits Law. Education: J.D., University of Michigan Law School, B.A., University of Michigan
Marvin S. Swift, Partner, Snell & Wilmer LLP
Marvin (“Bucky”) Swift's practice is concentrated in counseling corporate and individual clients in a broad range of employee benefit matters, including qualified retirement planning, compensation and human resources issues, merger and acquisition planning, non-qualified deferred compensation and other executive compensation arrangements, welfare benefit programs, and COBRA issues. Bucky has been namedThe Best Lawyers in America® (2009) and Southwest Super Lawyer, Law & Politics Magazine (2007)
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