Small Changes Big Shifts Podcast with Dr. Michelle Robin

Pressing Pause on Life to Discover Your Truest Joy with Kim Newton Small Changes Big Shifts “Pausing and intention are key to self-fulfillment.” – Kim Newton Did you know 36% of women aren’t following their dreams? Kim Newton was one of them several years ago, and it took some monumental people (and moments) to help her... Read More

She Taught Me More Than How to Quilt

Life Lessons From The Summer With My Grandmother  My grandmother was a straight-shooter who never sugarcoated things — sharp around the edges, self-sufficient and a disciplinarian. Born in 1918 in the south, she had to be strong. But she was soft on the inside…a thoughtful, nurturing soul, an empathetic and patient listener. At 21, having... Read More

Women Who Mean Business Class of 2022, Kansas City Business Journal

2022 Women Who Mean Business: Kim Alexis Newton In 2019, Kim Alexis Newton was a Hallmark Cards Inc. executive and 20-year veteran at the company. She was successful and enjoyed her role leading strategy. “There wasn’t anything quite wrong, but it just didn’t seem quite right. I just didn’t feel like I was doing what I was... Read More


The Most Influential Black Corporate Directors Kim Newton is Founder and CEO of Alexis Enterprises, LLC. Alexis Enterprises, LLC includes the Intentional Pause Project, an organization aimed at empowering women to expand the impact of their leadership. Previously, Newton spent more than two decades at Hallmark Cards, Inc. in various leadership roles, most recently serving... Read More