Kalypso to Discuss Mentorship Strategies at NEW Executive Leaders Forum 2012

July 25, 2012

BEACHWOOD, OHIOKalypso, the world’s premier innovation consulting firm, today announced that Jenna Dudevoir, marketing director at the firm, will be speaking on the “Becoming a Powerful Champion for Other Women” panel at the Network for Executive Women (NEW) Executive Leaders Forum on August 1.

The NEW Executive Leaders Forum 2012, held in Rancho Palos Verdes, California July 31 – August 2, is an annual event for senior-level women in the consumer products and retail industries featuring keynotes and breakout sessions on how to create a lasting professional legacy. The event will highlight dozens of women who have become powerful champions for other women during their careers, giving senior leaders guidance on how to break through daily demands to make a significant impact.

During “Becoming a Powerful Champion for Other Women,” Jenna Dudevoir will discuss how she has been able to make a difference and become a mentor for other women as Kalypso’s marketing director. Dudevoir, who will join facilitator Robin Ely, senior associate dean at Harvard Business School; panelist Sandra Finley, president of the League of Black Women; and panelist Lisbeth McNabb, CEO and founder of w2wlink.com, will also explore the unique challenges faced by women of different ethnicities, ages and backgrounds. This session will give audience members a new perspective on what it takes to help advance women, transform an organization and leave a lasting legacy of change.

WHAT: Diversity: Becoming a Powerful Champion for Other Women
WHEN: August 1 – 1:30 p.m. and 3:30 p.m.
WHO: Kalypso marketing director, Jenna Dudevoir
WHERE: Terranea Resort, Rancho Palos Verdes, California

About Kalypso

Kalypso is the world's premier innovation consulting firm, helping clients improve performance, drive profitability and create sustainable results by delivering on the promise of innovation. The people of Kalypso are leading business professionals who combine unparalleled expertise in innovation, product development, and product lifecycle management (PLM) with a depth of experience in the consumer goods, high technology, manufacturing, life sciences and retail industries.