Corporate Membership Criteria

Financial Services/Asset Management Firms

High-Growth Industries

To qualify for this exception, the company must have a) importance to the economy in creating new approaches and new business opportunities, possibly disrupting existing business models; b) a significant communications executive with broad responsibilities, who is dealing with complex issues similar to those facing CCOs of standard eligible companies; and c) a market value equal to or greater than that of the average $2.4 billion-revenue company, which is currently about $2.4 billion.

No other exception criteria currently exist. However, the Board of Trustees may make exceptions to company revenue on a case-by-case basis.