Authentic Networking for Impact

WEN South Texas Chapter has teamed up with two women-founded companies to help our members develop in their careers. In 2024, we will host four Professional Development virtual lunches designed to help you connect, communicate, and reach your full potential. 

Jillian Climie and Sophie Warwick, co-founders of the Thoughtful Co. will speak on two very important topics for upleveling your career: "Authentic Networking for Impact" (Feb 15) and "Advocating for Yourself at Work" (Jun 11). Lisa Hinz, founder of The Confidence Track will sharpen your leadership skills with "Communicating like a CEO" (Apr 19) and "Defining Your Leadership Vision" (Oct 16).

These events will be open to several WEN chapters, and we expect space to sell out quickly! Members can take advantage of a discount by pre-purchasing a ticket for all four events.


  • Jillian Climie (Co-Founder of The Thoughtful Co)

    Jillian Climie

    Co-Founder of The Thoughtful Co

    Jillian Climie, Co-Founder of The Thoughtful Co, has spent her career advising and leading teams in executive compensation and corporate governance, both as a consultant, and in-house at two
    global retailers. Most recently at Lululemon, she led the global equity compensation and executive compensation programs. After taking a pause, she realized she wanted more of three things in her professional life: thoroughness, passion and freedom. She Co- Founded The Thoughtful Co so she can leverage her niche and technical experience, coupled with her passion for gender equity, to empower women to get paid what they deserve.

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  • Sophie Warwick (Co-Founder of The Thoughtful Co)

    Sophie Warwick

    Co-Founder of The Thoughtful Co

    Sophie Warwick, Co-Founder of the Thoughtful Co, specializes in developing in-house gender equity policies and chairing Employee Resource Groups and advocacy groups. She uses her data analysis expertise from her engineering background to define targets and track growth and retention. In 2018, she Co-Founded Women in Consulting Engineering (WCE), a non-profit organization with over 500 members and monthly events to support and empower women in engineering. She co-founded The Thoughtful Co so she could build more gender inclusive workplaces and build representation of women at senior levels in all industries.

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South Texas Members Experiencing Registration Issues
Standard Price $20
Corporate/Cross-Chapter Member Registration

For corporate or cross-chapter members having registration issues. Please note that your membership will be verified by the organizers prior to the event.

Standard Price $20
Standard Price $25
Members Buy 3 Get 1 Free

Members may pre-purchase all four 2024 Professional Development events at a discounted rate. All events will be virtual 12PM-1PM CST.
- Feb 15: Authentic Networking for Impact (The Thoughtful Co.)
- Apr 19: Communicating Like a CEO & Leading with Influence (Lisa Hinz)
- Jun 11: Advocating for Yourself at Work (The Thoughtful Co.)
- Oct 16: Defining Your Leadership Vision & Personal Leadership Brand (Lisa Hinz)

Standard Price $60


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