Featured Alum: Fall 2019
KIM Newton, vice president
corporate strategy and business development
Kim Newton is vice president of corporate strategy and business development at Hallmark, a global company with a diversified portfolio of businesses including Hallmark Retail, Hallmark Greetings, Hallmark International, Crown Media and Crayola.
In her role, Newton directly influences the global corporate strategy by leading the future Hallmark Brand consumer experience vision.
Newton has more than 20 years of experience in commercialization with expertise in strategic planning, enterprise transformation, new business development and product marketing.
Newton has 20 years of non-profit board experience. She is a Henry Crown Fellow within the Aspen Global Leadership Network at the Aspen Institute, a member of The Executive Leadership Council, The Links, Inc. and Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc.
Newton holds a BS in accounting from Fisk University and an MBA from Vanderbilt University.