Latest News About Newport Partners

Israel Martinez to speak on "Cybersecurity Issues in Expert Webcast M&A".

Posted on Thu, Feb 04, 2016

Newport Board Group is pleased to announce that Israel Martinez, National Partner in Global Cyber Practice of Newport Board Group, will participate as a panelist in an upcoming live Expert Webcast video panel discussion, Cybersecurity Issues In M&A on Thursday, February 4, 2016, 11AM -12:30PM Pacific Time.

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Tags: M&A, Expert Webcast, cybersecurity

Richard Munro to Speak on "Duties of Officers and Directors of a Distressed Company"

Posted on Wed, Jan 27, 2016

Newport Board Group is pleased to announce that Richard Munro, Managing Director of Newport Board Group, will be speaking on the upcoming Expert Webcast panel discussion on Thursday, January 28, 2016, 11AM-12PM PST: "Duties of Officers and Directors of a Distressed Company." This program will be streaming live in HD video format, and is complimentary to attend.

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Tags: Expert Webcast, Richard Munro

Rick Williams, New England Partner, Participates in Directors Roundtable

Posted on Thu, Oct 29, 2015


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Tags: CEO events, Advice from Experienced CEOs

Helen Bulwik to Kick Off NACD Crisis Leadership Event

Posted on Mon, Oct 19, 2015

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.

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Tags: Women in Business, Helen Bulwik, Newport Partner Events

Sue Lehrer Leads CEO Roundtable at Interface Senior Housing Conference

Posted on Wed, Aug 19, 2015

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.

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Tags: CEO events, Sue Lehrer

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

Posted on Thu, May 14, 2015

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

Posted on Fri, May 01, 2015

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.

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Newport Partner Colleen Brown Featured In Story on Bizwomen

Posted on Thu, Apr 23, 2015

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.

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Tags: Colleen Brown, Newport Partner, Finances

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

Posted on Thu, Feb 19, 2015

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. 

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Tags: Latest Event, Business Panel, Business Event

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

Posted on Wed, Feb 11, 2015

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.

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Tags: Women in Business