Some association mentors succeed in growing entire crops of CEOs, many of them leading groups in very different fields from those where they began. What makes this elite so good at nurturing careers? "Caring about people,” says Jeff Joseph, who became CEO of the Software & Information Industry Association in January.
Credited with doubling NRA revenue and boosting memberhip, Sweeney will step down at the end of 2019. Spencer Stuart is assisting in search for successor.
Executives looking to benchmark pay should analyze annual compensation—base, bonus and deferred pay—of peers for clearer insights into salary arrangements.