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Debate swirls on multiple directorships:Critics say too many can sap energy, weaken challenges to executives

Dec 10, 2015 - The Boston Globe

Former AOL Inc. chief Jonathan F. Miller joined so many corporate boards that even he has had trouble keeping track of them all.

Miller recalls attending the annual shareholder meeting for advertising giant Interpublic Group of Cos. in Midtown Manhattan, and skipping the annual meeting for European entertainment network RTL Group in Luxembourg. As for those five other annual meetings last spring of publicly traded companies where he was a director in California, New York, and Massachusetts...