Kimberly Watson-Hemphill, MBB
President, Firefly Consulting, Austin, TX, USA
Kimberly Watson-Hemphill is the President of Firefly Consulting, a firm specializing in Innovation and Operational Excellence. She is also on the faculty of the Acton School of Business, a MBA program in entrepreneurship based in Austin, Texas. She was previously a Vice President of George Group Consulting, and a Partner with Accenture. Kimberly has led multiple programs in Lean Six Sigma and Design for Lean Six Sigma with Fortune 500 companies, including a global deployment that generated over $1B in savings. Her previous book, Fast Innovation, hit Business Week’s Top 10 Business book list. Her new book, Innovating Lean Six Sigma, was released by McGraw-Hill in early 2016. Kimberly is a certified Master Black Belt.