Debbie Lentz, a member of IWF Chicago and an alumnae of the Leadership Foundation Fellows Program, was appointed President Global Supply Chain by Electrocomponents. Read an excerpt of the announcement below: “Electrocomponents plc (LSE:ECM), the global distributor for engineers, has appointed Debbie Lentz as President Global Supply Chain. She joins
While at the 2017 World Leadership Conference in Houston, Texas, we asked keynote speaker, conference co-chair, and IWF Texas Member Annise Parker a few questions about public service and the conference in Houston. Parker was a three-term Mayor of the City of Houston and is now a Senior Vice President
Leaders from Around the World Assemble to Discuss Extreme Weather, Energy Economics, Global Health, Space and Other Critical Issues HOUSTON–On October 25th, the International Women’s Forum (IWF) World Leadership Conference in Houston will bring together nearly 1,000 women experts and innovators from 40 nations to discuss the world’s most pressing
You served as Assistant Secretary-General of the United Nations for External Relations from 1997 to 2007. During your tenure many milestones were achieved, including the UN’s 2001 Declaration of Commitment on HIV/AIDS and the creation of the UN Human Rights Commission. Could you describe what role you had in the
Former U.S. Secretary of State to Be Honored in Houston by Premier Women’s Leadership Organization WASHINGTON–(BUSINESS WIRE)–This fall, the International Women’s Forum & Leadership Foundation (IWF/LF) will induct the Honorable Hillary Clinton into the IWF/LF International Hall of Fame during its annual World Leadership Conference. Each year, IWF/LF honors women who have
The EY Women Athletes Business Network Mentoring Program to Begin Accepting Applications for 4th Cohort of Elite Female Athletes WASHINGTON, D.C. – [September 14, 2017] – Today, the IWF Leadership Foundation, in partnership with EY, opened the application process for the fourth annual Women Athletes Business Network (WABN) Mentoring Program.
IWF Hong Kong Member and IWF Global Board Director Gabriela Kennedy was named Woman Lawyer of the Year at the 16th Annual Macallan Asian Legal Business Hong Kong Law Awards. The award celebrates the achievements of influential and inspirational women lawyers who have demonstrated professional excellence in their area of
Colleen Birdnow Brown, a member of IWF Washington State, was named 2017 Board Director Of The Year by the National Association of Corporate Directors and the Puget Sound Business Journal. Read an excerpt of the release below: “DENVER, Sept. 13, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — The National Association of Corporate Directors and Puget