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Pearl Meyer Acquires Main Data Group

NEW YORK—August 4, 2017—Executive compensation consultancy Pearl Meyer announced today that the firm has acquired Main Data Group, a leading provider of executive compensation and corporate governance data.

“Main Data broadens our portfolio of client offerings through its robust technology and innovative data solutions,” said David Swinford, president and CEO, Pearl Meyer. “This expands our ability to provide clients with high-value custom analysis and insight to support the design of effective executive compensation programs that deliver competitive advantage and long-term value for their organizations.”

“We are excited to be joining Pearl Meyer,” said Craig Main, CEO and founder of Main Data
Group. “The strength of their brand and depth of resources will support our ability to grow and extend our market reach.”

Main Data Group will operate as a separate business unit within Pearl Meyer and will continue to provide its existing clients with total rewards and corporate governance information through its cost-effective cloud-based software platform.

About Pearl Meyer
Pearl Meyer is the leading advisor to boards and senior management on the alignment of executive compensation with business and leadership strategy, making pay programs a powerful catalyst for value creation and competitive advantage. Pearl Meyer’s global clients stand at the forefront of their industries and range from emerging high-growth, not-for-profit, and private companies to the Fortune 500 and FTSE 350. The firm has offices in New York, Atlanta, Boston, Charlotte, Chicago, Houston, London, Los Angeles, and San Francisco.

About Main Data Group
Main Data Group is a provider of high-resolution executive compensation benchmarking and corporate governance analytics. Its mission is to empower executive compensation professionals with comprehensive total rewards and corporate governance information in an affordable, easy-to-use online service.
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Main Data Group is a provider of high-resolution executive compensation benchmarking and corporate governance analytics. Our mission is to empower executive compensation professionals by providing comprehensive total rewards and corporate governance information in an affordable, easy-to-use online service.

Our Snapshot Data™ is a robust, cloud-based platform that offers comprehensive executive and board pay information that goes beyond tabular proxy data.  We uniquely provide compensation planning information, such as retirement plan data, wealth accumulation pay mix analytics, CD&A-disclosed executive pay targets, performance awards prevalence and metrics, incentive plan performance that measure both realized and realizable pay, perquisites, clawback policies and ownership guidelines, in addition to standard compensation planning information, including executive compensation, board pay, and equity dilution.  Our focus on all elements of compensation, benefits and performance allows us to provide a complete and accurate picture of total reward.

Leading compensation consulting firms, publicly traded corporations, law firms and respected academic researchers rely on Snapshot Data™ for their executive and director compensation benchmarking and corporate governance needs.

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