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Rick Williams, New England Partner, Participates in Directors Roundtable

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Rick Williams, Partner in the New England practice will be delivering opening remarks at the Director’s Roundtable event on October 29thin Boston where Seth H. Hoogasian Senior Vice President, General Counsel and Secretary, Thermo Fisher Scientific Inc. will be honored for providing strong financial and business strategy, compliance, and integrity of corporate operations to Fisher’s Board. Other distinguished panelists include partners from top national firms. For more information about the event please click here.

Helen Bulwik to Kick Off NACD Crisis Leadership Event


Helen Bulwik to Kick Off NACD Northern California's event on: Crisis Leadership for Chairs of Boards and Committees

Helen Bulwik, a Partner in our Northern California practice will be one of the main speakers at an National Association of Corporate Directors (NACD) event next Thursday, October 22nd in San Francisco.  She will be part of an interactive session focusing on crisis management.  Through the speakers experiences and Q&A by attendees this session will teach you how to respond effectively when your organization is confronted with a crisis.

Sue Lehrer Leads CEO Roundtable at Interface Senior Housing Conference

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Sue Lehrer, Ph.D. is honored to be leading a CEO Roundtable dinner at the upcoming Interface Senior Housing Southeast annual conference the evening of Wednesday, August 26th.

Newport Managing Director Colleen Brown Interviewed on NPR About Women on Boards

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Colleen Brown, Newport Board Group’s Managing Director for the Pacific Northwest, was recently interviewed on the National Public Radio affiliate in Seattle. The topic was one on which Colleen is an expert: the trend toward women directors of public companies. As host Marcie Sillman explained, Colleen is chairwoman of American Apparel and a past and present member of the board of a variety of companies.

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Newport Retail Industry Expert Helen Bulwik Quoted About Transformation of Safeway Stores and Supermarket Industry

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Newport Board Group partner Helen Bulwik, a well-known expert on trends and opportunities in the retail industry, was quoted in a recent story in the San Francisco Chronicle about Safeway, the major supermarket chain acquired by a New York private equity firm, Cerberus Capital. Cerberus is merging Safeway with another chain, Albertsons.

Newport Partner Colleen Brown Featured In Story on Bizwomen

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Newport Board Group Pacific Northwest Managing Director Colleen Brown was featured in a recent article in Bizwomen, an online publication featuring profiles of prominent female executives as well as other business news. The piece focuses on Colleen’s role as Chair of American Apparel.

Doug Tatum and Rick Williams Participate in "How Companies Succeed - Why Many Don't"

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On February 26, 2015, Doug Tatum, Chairman of the Board for Newport Board Group, and Newport Partner Rick Williams will be participating in Harvard Business School Association of Boston's "How Companies Succeed - Why Many Don't." This event will be taking place from 7:00-8:00pm at the Main Club House at the Harvard Club in Boston, Massachusetts. 

Newport Board Group Joins Thirty Percent Coalition to Support Women in Business

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Strong support for public company board gender diversity initiative voiced by CEO Doug Payne

Newport Board Group, the national professional services firm of CEOs and senior executives, has announced that it is joining the Thirty Percent Coalition.

Brent Sapp Conducts The Growth Challenge Strategy Session

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On February 12, 2015, Brent SappCEO of Inc. Navigator a Newport Board Group affiliatewill be conducting Growth Challenge Strategy Session in Peabody, Massachusetts.

Newport Partners to Speak at Business Breakfast: Is Your Company “Capital Ready?"

Business Breakfast: Is Your Business Capital Ready

On Thursday, February 5, at 7:00 am - 9:00 am, Newport Partners Dennis Albano and Keith Boudreau will be speaking in the event Business Breakfast: Is Your Company “Capital Ready?" This event is cosponsored by Peabody Chamber of Commerce and North Shore Technology Council and will be held at the Peabody Marriott in Peabody, Massachusetts.

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