Newport Board Group partner Kim Denney is one of 10 Houston area women who have been named finalists for the prestigious Women on the Move program, according to an announcement by Texas Executive Women on June 8. The program and luncheon has recognized some of the most successful women in the Houston area since it began in 1985. The women are selected for their contributions in their chosen fields and their dedication to community service. “It is truly an honor to be selected as a Woman on the Move,” said 2012 WOM luncheon chair Irene Helsinger who is also a 2009 WOM. The women will be recognized at a luncheon November 1st at the Hilton Americas in Houston. Details on ticket purchases and sponsorship opportunities can be found at http://www.tewhouston.org. The luncheon benefits the TEW scholarship foundation which has helped mentor and educate thousands of young women.
Denney is an experienced Houston area executive. As a partner with Newport Board Group who advises middle market companies in transition, she draws on her experience in high level positions in the chemical, petrochemical, energy, and manufacturing industries. At a multi-billion dollar international company, Air Liquide USA LLC, she served as President and Chief Administrative Officer, responsible for strategy, risk management, governance and succession planning.