Declare in the News

Beth Haggerty is the CEO of Declare – a professional development platform transforming how women learn, work and lead. Declare is helping companies like NEA, Goldman Sachs, Point72, KKR and others hire more women and train their female leaders better so they can finally be more actionable about their D&I strategies and promises.

August 12, 2019

The most common mistake organizations make when it comes to diversity and inclusion, Haggerty believes, “is to focus on hiring only” — setting a broad organizational goal of gender parity and then hiring to meet that goal. If your workforce is 50/50 but your management team is 90% male, you’re not really a diverse or inclusive organization.

July 24, 2019

Declare, a premier leadership platform transforming how women learn, work and succeed announced today two new offerings designed to serve women in senior leadership positions: Executive Pods and a partnership with theBoardlist. Executive Pods and theBoardlist provide Declare’s most senior members access to coaches, career elevation and the opportunity to broaden their networks….With the addition of Executive Pods, spearheaded by certified, professional coaches, Declare introduces enhanced programs and networks for the most senior-level members.

June 25, 2019

“Data about the obscenely small amount of capital that reaches female-founded businesses was available. At the same time, there was new data showing that gender-diverse teams perform better. That morning, we were just a few of the many women sitting around tables asking, “So, why aren’t things changing?” But it was a catalyzing moment—we realized we were in a position to leverage our experience and our networks to create that change.” – Beth Haggerty, CEO

May 24, 2019

Transforming [female leadership] figures into something closer to parity will take time and effort—and a lot of it. The good news is that for the past three years, one stealth staffing firm has been trying to move this needle by helping to place and develop female executives across Wall Street and Sand Hill Road. It’s been working with Goldman Sachs, Point72 (Steve Cohen’s hedge fund), Blackstone, KKR, New Enterprise Associates and more than two dozen other heavyweights across venture capital, private equity and financial services. And on Thursday, it is finally coming out of stealth mode.

May 23, 2019

Declare, a community-driven leadership platform transforming how women learn, work and lead officially launches today….Declare is composed of two core components, Declare Lead and Declare Search. Declare Lead now offers an expanded array of immersive leadership training programs and resources aimed at empowering women to take control of their career and help their companies close the gender gap. Declare Search is the only executive recruitment firm focused exclusively on placing powerful, diverse talent into high-impact roles at top companies.

May 22, 2019

Parity Partners [now Declare] an executive search company committed to supporting historically underrepresented groups succeed in their careers, is cultivating this mindset in the up and coming women professionals engaged in their P3 professional programs [now Declare Lead] network.

November 28, 2018