News and Events

Navigating a Multi-Generational Workforce

Managing a Multi-Generational Workforce Julia Kramer, Executive Vice President and Chief Organizational Performance Officer at BXS Insurance, was the guest speaker at WFE’s last luncheon of the year on October 18th at the Briar Club.  Julia’s presentation on...

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Meet the Member: Susan Jistel Spillios

Welcome to our latest installment in our "Meet the Member" series, where we will feature a WFE member. This quarter meet Susan Jistel Spillios! Read on to learn more about Susan: How did you get involved with WFE and how long have you been a member? Margaret Ceconi...

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Meet the Members: Laura and Ellen Freudenberger

Welcome to our latest installment in our "Meet the Member" series, where we will feature a WFE member. This quarter we are featuring our favorite mother-daughter duo, Laura and Ellen Freudenberger. Both ladies are active WFE members, we thought it would be fun to do a...

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Meet the Member: Rebekah Bezerra

Welcome to our latest installment in our "Meet the Member" series, where we will feature a WFE member. This quarter meet Rebekah Bezerra! Read on to learn more about Rebekah: How did you get involved with WFE and how long have you been a member? I first heard of WFE...

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Investment Strategies

Venita Zavidny, Senior Vice President and Relationship Manager with Mercer Advisors, spoke to the WFE on March 15th at the Briar Club to provide guidance on personal financial planning Venita started by giving advice on how to maintain awareness of your total net...

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Economic Outlook 2018

Dr. Klineberg, Professor of Sociology and Founding Director of the Kinder Institute for Urban Research spoke to WFE on January 9th at the Federal Reserve to provide an overview of the Kinder Houston Area Survey that was completed in 2017 and to discuss the future of...

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Economic Forecast 2017

Greg Young, SVP and Senior Portfolio Manager at Bernstein Global Wealth Management spoke to WFE on January 11th to provide an overview of the 2017 U.S. Economic Outlook from an investment stand-point. Greg indicated that the US election (Trump plus Republican...

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Susan Hodge of Women Leading Together

Written By: Karen Burton Susan gave us some wonderful insight about Self versus Others, which is a different way to look at the Work / Life balance model. We have to spend time on our Self to feel energized, motivated and healthy so that we can create capacity for...

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WFE Houston is a group of dynamic women who are established in our professions. Most of our members are experienced service providers in the financial disciplines such as banking, accounting, money management, investment banking, private equity, venture capital, corporate securities, law, commercial finance and investor relations counseling.