Jennifer Kenny is CEO of bizTH!NK. Jennifer 25+ years experience in strategy, process design, leadership development and information technology. Jennifer has presented at Stanford University Executive Briefing Program; was Featured Entrepreneur and presenter at the University of Colorado’s Profiles in American Enterprise program; and has lectured at the University of Santa Clara, Leavey School of Business, MBA Program. She has presented at the Northern California Human Resources Council Annual Conference and the WITI (Women in Technology) Annual Conference and spoke at the Irish Female Leaders in Silicon Valley event at Stanford Design School. Her work is the subject of a case study in Professor Terri Griffiths Book ‘The Plugged in Manager’; at the National Taiwan University and at the China Europe International Business School, and has been featured and quoted in Women Mean Business Magazine, The San Francisco Business Journal and Entrepreneur Magazine.
She has published articles on leadership, business process design and new competencies in publications such as Channel and Northern California Human Resources Journal.
Jennifer has been a Sr. Consultant with Accenture, Booz Allen and Gartner, an executive with Wells Fargo and Cisco, and was, most recently, CIO, SRI International (formerly Stanford Research Institute) where she designed and led the enterprise’s IT transformation program.
Her company was awarded the internationally acclaimed IDG DEMO Entrepreneurship Award and also won the Intel/University of California Business Plan Award. Jennifer is on the Board of Directors of Global Women’s’ Leadership Network and is a Fellow of the Irish Computer Society.
Ms. Kenny holds a M.Sc. (Hons.), in Engineering Geology from Imperial College, University of London and a B.Sc.(Hons), in Geology and Chemistry from University College, Dublin.