Latest News About Newport Partners

The Forum for Corporate Directors Program“What Keep’s CEO’s Up at Night?” February 07, 2017

Posted on Mon, Jan 23, 2017

The Forum for Corporate Directors, is hosting a superb program on Tuesday, February 07, 2017 in Socal, on “What Keeps CEO’s Up at Night?”, featuring David Pyott, Former CEO and chairman of Allergan, Mike Mussallem, CEO of Edwards Life Sciences, and Jim Peterson, CEO and Chairman of Microsemi Corporation. Richard Munro, Managing Director of our Southern California Practice, is a longstanding FCD Board member and is currently Programs Committee Chairman of the Forum for Corporate Directors. Click here for more information. 

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Irene Helsinger to Participate in The Resilience Diet Webinar Series

Posted on Wed, Jan 18, 2017

Irene Helsinger, Managing Director, Houston and Dallas will be participating in a series of four 1-hour webinars designed to increase your positivity and reduce your stress and anxiety in conjunction with Synergy Consultants. Each webinar will focus on ways to increase resilience, develop strategies to increase your energy and maximize your productivity, and develop powerful self-talk. For more information click here .


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Richard Munro Produces Expert M&A Program for Exit Planning Institute SoCal

Posted on Fri, Jan 13, 2017

Richard Munro is producing an expert program for the Exit Planning Institute, SoCal Chapter, on February 02, 2017 entitled, “The Dealmakers Crystal Ball for 2017, Current Trends and What’s in Store for 2017”. The program will feature insights into the M&A market for 2017 from an expert panel including the Chairman of the Global Private Equity Practice Group for Paul Hastings, LLP, a prominent private equity investor, an investment banker from B Riley & Co, and a leading Investment Specialist from the Capital Group. Click here for more information. 

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Newport Partner, Sue Lehrer, PhD receives 2016 American Leadership Award

Posted on Fri, Dec 23, 2016

December 20th 2016 -  Sue Lehrer, Ph.D. has been selected for the 2016 American Leadership Award amongst fellow executives and business leaders by the American Economic Institute (AEI).

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Newport Partner, Sue Lehrer, Speaking at the Houston CFO Leadership Council’s Program

Posted on Wed, Dec 07, 2016

Sue Lehrer, Houston Senior Partner, will be a featured speaker at the Houston CFO Leadership Council’s program on “Working with Boards” on Thursday, December 15th in Houston. 

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Newport Partner Caleb White to be Part of “Dream Team” Panel to Discuss Key Private and Family Business Issues

Posted on Fri, Nov 25, 2016

Caleb White, a member of Newport Board Group’s New England practice, will be part of a panel at the 5th annual CEO Leadership Summit '16. The event is to be held at the Boston Harbor Distillery on Wednesday December 7 from 5 to 7:30 PM. It will present a “Dream Team” of advisors who are expert on issues related to business succession, transition and exit planning.

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David Roberts Elected to ACG Denver Board

Posted on Tue, Jul 19, 2016

David Roberts, Managing Director of Newport’s Colorado practice, has been elected to serve a 3-year term on the ACG-Denver Board of Directors. He has been a member of ACG-Denver since 2012 and has been an active member of several committees including Corporate Affairs and the annual Rocky Mountain Corporate Growth conference. Through his work with ACG, David has developed referral relationships with leaders of many firms serving middle market businesses in Colorado and recruited over 20 local CEOs to speak at ACG events.

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Brent Meyers to Moderate ACG San Francisco Monthly Breakfast Event Series

Posted on Thu, May 05, 2016

Brent Meyers, a Partner in Newport Board Group’s Northern California practice, will be moderating the ACG San Francisco Monthly Breakfast Event Series on Tuesday, May 10th.

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Tags: consumer products, Latest Event

Richard Munro to Attend Forum for Corporate Directors Event with SEC Commissioner, Dr. Michael Piwowar

Posted on Tue, May 03, 2016

Richard Munro, of our Southern California office, is attending, as a Board Member and Chairman of the Programs Committee of the Forum for Corporate Directors, an event on May 4th, featuring Dr. Michael Piwowar, Commissioner of the Securities and Exchange Commission. Commissioner Piwowar will address a FCD audience of 100 on the topic of “Recent SEC Developments Affecting Corporate Directors”.

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Newport Partner, Sue Lehrer, Introduced Keynote at ACG Capital Connection

Posted on Mon, Mar 14, 2016

SueLehrer, Houston Partner, introduced the keynote speaker, Paula Schneider, CEO of American Apparel, at the ACG Capital Connection on Thursday, March 10th in Houston. 

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Tags: private equity, Newport Partner, Sue Lehrer, Corporate Growth