AWE Leader, Denise Hartmann: The Magic of an Honest OOO Message, Summiting Mt. Kilimanjaro, and Owning Your Power

By: Jasmine Pierik Denise (left) and her colleague (right) at the top of Mt. Kilimanjaro holding the BASF placard. This past July, our Managing Director, East Coast, Yael Utt sent an email to Detroit-based New York AWE Leader, Denise Hartmann, Vice President, Business Management, Dispersions, Resins, and Additives, North…

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5 Reasons To Increase Your Company’s Diversity

Kim Davis, Advancing Executives Women Leader. This past July, New York AWE Leader, Kim Davis, Executive Vice President, Chief Human Resources Officer at NFP, was interviewed by Jilea Hemmings, CEO & Co-Founder of Best Tyme, who asked Kim to share how and why increased diversity can raise a company’s bottom line. Kim…

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Diversity Panel Featuring 3 AWE Leaders!

On July 12th, AWE New York Leader, Judy Jackson, Global Chief Talent Officer at Wunderman, moderated a fantastic panel, called Achieving Liftoff: Leveraging the Power of Diversity and Inclusion to Boost Your Brand at the Ace Hotel New York. Among the four panelists was AWE Emeritus Leader Cathy…

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AWE Teams Gather in New York and Los Angeles to Give Back to the Community

Each year AWE commits a day to giving back to our communities. In past years we’ve all gathered in Los Angeles and volunteered with The Downtown Women’s Center, Los Angeles Family Housing, and Enrich LA. This year each team stayed within their respective regions to have…

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Nasdaq Corporate Solutions highlights AWE New York Leader, Melissa Trombetta for performing beyond the traditional role of an IRO

AWE New York Leader, Melissa Trombetta, Head of Global Investor Relations at Mylan was featured last month in Nasdaq’s IRO campaign. In the interview she discusses her top priorities, challenges, useful resources, and advice that she’d give to the next generation of IRO leaders.

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Don’t be a Bystander! (Or What I Learned from Marc Andreessen)

At Fortune’s recent Global Summit conference Sheryl Sandberg and Marc Andreessen were interviewed by Editor, Alan Murray, on inequality and tech. Unfortunately, the interview was far more illuminating of the consistent inequality women face. During a particularly heated point of the discussion, Marc and Alan continued to talk over Sheryl…

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Cynthia Patton, Senior Vice President and Chief Compliance Officer at Amgen

Patton_Cynthia Cynthia M. Patton is Senior Vice President and Chief Compliance Officer at Amgen, responsible for worldwide compliance and business ethics organization. Cynthia joined Amgen in 2005, and most recently was a Vice President in the Amgen law department with responsibility for commercial legal activities in the United…

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Andrea Atwell, Vice President of US Market Supply Chain at L’Oreal USA

aa Pic Andrea Atwell is the VP of US Market Supply Chain at L’Oreal’s Luxe Division. Her responsibilities include business, demand and supply planning, and customer care, with the vision of leveraging improved supply chain results to drive strategic relationships with L’Oreal’s US customers. Andrea has helped to…

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Holly Liu, Chief Development Officer at Kabam

headshot_HollyLiu Holly Liu is co-founder and Chef Development Officer at the mobile gaming company, Kabam, a world leader in AAA mobile games. Her work has contributed to record revenue growth for Kabam year over year from $0 to $400 million in 2014, which has led to Kabam’s…

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Recent Event: AWE Los Angeles Afternoon Tea

On May 21st, AWE hosted executive women from companies like CBS, Patagonia, Vubiquity, Twentieth Century FOX, Mattel, Farmers Insurance, DIRECTV, Avery Dennison Corporation and more at the W Westwood. We were honored to have CEO and Creative Director of Paige Denim, Paige Adams-Geller, for an intimate salon and discussion about…

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Jill Kouri, Chief Marketing Officer, Americas, Jones Lang LaSalle

JK029xSQ Jill Kouri is the Chief Marketing Officer, Americas at Jones Lang LaSalle (JLL) and is responsible for the marketing and brand strategy and vision for JLL’s Americas region, which includes North and South America.  JLL – recently named to the Fortune 500 – is a…

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Jessica Lieberman Quinn, Senior Vice President of Corporate Planning, American Express

JessicaLiebermanQuinn Jessica Lieberman Quinn is Senior Vice President of Corporate Planning of American Express Company. Jessica serves as a key adviser to the Company’s CEO, CFO, and the Operating Committee and leads a variety of business-planning processes and strategic projects.  She is responsible for reviewing…

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