October 8-10, 2014 | St. Regist Monarch Beach | Dana Point, California

MAKING AN IMPACT

Join us Wednesday, October 8th - Friday, October 10th for the
espnW: Women + Sports Summit, 2014. At the 5th annual Summit, industry leaders will once again come together to create change and opportunity for women in sports. LEARN MORE »

Meet Fellow Innovators & Influencers

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Kerri Walsh

Faith Popcorn

BrainReserve, founder and CEO

Sue Rodin

Rana Dershowitz

General Counsel

Nefertiti Walker

Ibtihaj Muhammad

U.S. Department of State, Sports Ambassador USA Fencing National Team

Langely McNeal

Chris Talbott

Rose Smith

Stacey Allaster

Chairman and CEO of the Women’s Tennis Association

Mary O'Connor

Vice President of Olympic Marketing and Global Platforms for Omnicom’s The Marketing Arm (TMA)

Mehman Karimov

Stephanie Cheng

Premier Partnerships

Michael Bayle

Sue Enquist

Patricia Betron

Senior Vice President, Multimedia Sales

Carol Stiff

VICE PRESIDENT, PROGRAMMING & ACQUISITIONS

Victoria Arlen

Paralympic Gold Medalist

Michael Whan

Therese Steiner

President and Founder of Therese Steiner Consulting

Tracey Black

Debi Anderson

Special Olympics Southern California Global Messenger

Adriana Becerra

Hilary Shaev

Vice President, Marketing National Basketball Association

Lee Ann Daly

Allison Leahy

Isaac Hinds

John Walsh

EXECUTIVE VICE PRESIDENT AND EXECUTIVE EDITOR ESPN

Dana Allen

Anucha Browne

Christine Plonsky

Megan Eisenhard

Anna Isaacson

Director of Community Affairs, National Football League

Amanda Heaton

Maureen Lindsey

Alicia McConnell

Director of Training Sites and Community Partnerships for the United States Olympic Committee

Kirsten Atkinson

Media Director at Team One

Anita DeFrantz

President and Member of the Board of Directors, LA84 Foundation

Tonya Cornileus

VICE PRESIDENT, LEARNING & ORGANIZATIONAL DEVELOPMENT

Kathleen Behrens

Executive Vice President, Social Responsibility & Player Programs National Basketball Association

Allison Kallish

Katie Kotkins

Lauren Stevenson

Senior Director of National Accounts, Disney and ESPN Media Networks.

Jessica Cassity

Henry Friedman

Co-Director, Collegiate Athlete Premedical Experience (CAPE) Deputy Director, The Preston Robert Tisch Brain Tumor Center at Duke

Grete Eliassen

Professional Skier & Olympic Hopeful

Matthew Weeks

Megan Porteous

Oakley Sports Marketing Manager

Winter Vinecki

Emily Greener

Co-Founder and Executive Director, I AM THAT GIRL

Laura Desmond

Jackie Stasi

Julie Eddleman

NA Brand Operations Marketing Director

Michele Foley

Rahul Brahmbhatt

Director, Magic Bus USA

Katie Richman

Dustin Plunkett

Special Olympics Athlete

Ashley Koff, RD

Celebrity Dietitian, Author, Health and Lifestyle Contributor

Jenna Mielnicki

Beth Bass

WBCA

Patrick McClenahan

President and Chief Executive Officer of the 2015 Special Olympics World Games

Gretchen Bleiler

Christine Godleski

Chief Operating Officer of the Women's National Basketball Association

Nickole Raymond

Judy Sweet

Co-Director, Alliance of Women Coaches NCAA Senior Vice President, Retired UC San Diego, Director of Athletics Emerita

Mimi Griffin

President & CEO, MSG Promotions, Inc.

Lindsay Kagawa Colas

Valerie Gordon

Coordinating Producer

Dr. Richard E. Lapchick

Endowed Chair and Director, DeVos Sports Business Management Program

Kerin Hempel

Leads the Strategy & Planning department at New York Road Runners (NYRR)

Michael Millay

Ed Erhardt

President, ESPN Global Customer Marketing and Sales

Lisa Andersen

Athlete, Global Brand Ambassador at Roxy

Amanda DeCastro

Communications Manager

Lindsey Jacobellis

Snowboardcross Olympic Athlete

Ashley McCullough

Chief Communications Officer for Velocio Events

Kate Johnson

Cindy Freed

Vice President, Sales Marketing

Diane Cummins

Liesl Holtz

Global Women's Sports Marketing Manager at Oakley

Paul Hertel

Kay Moore

Kristine Lilly

Retired American Soccer Player

Kelly Hampton

Alana Glass

Sharon Byers

SVP, Sports & Entertainment Marketing Coca-Cola North America

Jill Kinney

Marketing/Branded Entertainment at Gatorade

Gabby Reece

Luz Amuchastegui

Program Director, El Desafio Foundation (Argentina) 2013 Match Site: Saatchi & Saatchi

Greta Gaines

Leslie Gittess

Heather Scheer

Kathleen Francis

President, Oasis Sports Ventures, LLC

Danielle Summers

Senior Business Operations Coordinator, ESPN

Tonya Antonucci

Amy Stanton

Founder & CEO, Stanton & Company, LLC

Sarah Spain

Columnist, espnW SportsCenter Anchor, Chicago's ESPN 1000 Reporter, ESPNChicago.com

Amy Purdy

Paralympic Athlete

Grace Kiraguri

Founding Director and Managing Director, Icon Sports Marketing Ltd. 2012 Match Site: Saatchi & Saatchi

Karen Brodkin

Executive Vice President, Business and Legal Affairs FOX Sports Media Group

Taylor Townsend

Professional Tennis Player

Adriana Rizzo

Lindsay E. Brown

Managing editor at Eco-Chick.com

Sloane Stephens

Andrea Chu

Marcia Keegan

Lauren Loberg

Emma Cookson

Chairman BBH US

Sheryl Swoopes

Six time WNBA All Star and Three Time Defensive Player of the Year

Lakey Peterson

Professional Women’s Surfer/ASP World Ranking #7

Kristy Scrymgeour

Chief Executive Officer for Velocio Events

Sue Hovey

Former VP and Executive Editor, ESPN The Magazine

Sanya Richards-Ross

4-time Olympic Gold Medalist

James Parker

Director of Operations for the Amateur Athletic Union

Natara Holloway

Vice President of Retail Development in the Consumer Products department of the NFL

Rosalyn Durant

Alexandra Raisman

Olympic Gymnast

Rob King

Senior Vice President, Editorial for ESPN Digital and Print Media

Shelley Taniguchi-Sabol

Diane Lamb

Vice President, Communications

Sasha DiGiulian

Donald McPherson

Activist, Educator, Feminist, Entrepreneur College Football Hall of Famer

Kim McFadden

Vice President of Human Resources for the NFL

Amy Fuchs

Kevin R Stone

Orthopedic Surgeon, The Stone Clinic

Shamila Kohestani

Former Captain of the Afghan women’s national soccer team

Christina King

Terri Burke

Holly Campbell

Vice President, Marketing Communications for Enterprise Holdings

Michelle Kwan

Senior Advisor for Public Diplomacy and Public Affairs, Dept. of State

Sara Gotfredson

Sr. Director, ESPN Customer Marketing & Sales

Keli Lee

Tina Pic

Six-time US Criterium National Champion

Katie Mundell

Julie Foudy

Founder, Julie Foudy Sports Leadership Academy, Television Analyst and Reporter for ABC/ESPN

Stephanie Druley

Vice President, Production

Amy Huchthausen

Nancy Major

Latanna Stone

10-year-old Golf Phenom

Josh Grau

Global Brand Strategy, Twitter

Joy Russo

Katie Raymond

Melanne Verveer

Russell Wolff

EXECUTIVE VICE PRESIDENT AND MANAGING DIRECTOR ESPN INTERNATIONAL

Val Ackerman

Former President, WNBA Commissioner, Big East Conference

Chris McKendry

Commentator Co-Host Midday SportsCenter

Jill Frederickson

Sr. Coordinating Producer, ESPN

Kat Kirsch Alford

Barb Lazarus

Owner and Founder of Game On!

Sarah Hirshland

Alana Nichols

Paralymic Athlete, Wheelchair Basketball

Britt Kahn

CONAN Talent Executive

Donna Carpenter

President, Burton Snowboards

Jennifer Love

Coordinating Director, VP NFL Network

Tina Thornton

Patricia Phillips

NACWAA CEO

Lisa Baird

Chief Marketing Officer of the United States Olympic Committee

Peg Moline

Cindy Whitehead

Carolyn Feinstein

Senior Vice President, Global Acquisition Marketing Electronic Arts

Chris LaPlaca

SENIOR VICE PRESIDENT, CORPORATE COMMUNICATIONS

Donna Orender

CEO, Orender Unlimited

Julie McGlone

Coordinating Producer for the Creative Content Unit in ESPN's Production Department

Erin Leyden

Producer, ESPN Films

Andrea Berry

SENIOR VICE PRESIDENT MEDIA SERVICES FOX NETWORKS ENGINEERING AND OPERATIONS

Jessica Long

Dara Pettinelli

managing editor of Disney Interactive Media Group

Jodi Markley

SENIOR VICE PRESIDENT, OPERATIONS

Summer Sanders

Olympic Swimmer and Television Personality

Jill Brooks

Jemele Hill

Columnist and Television Personality for ESPN

Larry Scott

Kathryn Olson

Chief Executive Officer of the Women's Sports Foundation

Christine Driessen

Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer, ESPN

Lindsay Amstutz

Vice President of Marketing for FOX Sports Regional Sports Networks

Laura Gentile

Vice President, espnW

Jessica Mendoza

Athlete, Olympic Gold Medalist

Amy Jo Martin

Founder and CEO of Digital Royalty

Joanna Rice

Director of Finance & Strategy for ESPN Publishing, Licensing & espnW

Hannah Storm

ESPN Anchor

Laurel Richie

Carmelita Jeter

THREE-TIME OLYMPIC MEDALIST TRACK & FIELD WORLD CHAMPION FASTEST WOMAN IN THE WORLD

Eric Johnson

Executive Vice President, Multimedia Sales for ESPN Customer Marketing and Sales

Hilary Knight

Elena Hight

Marie Donoghue

Sr VP Global Strategy, Business Development and Business Affairs, ESPN

Elysa Walk

General Manager, Giant Bicycle, Inc.

John Lisko

Executive Communication Director Saatchi & Saatchi

MICHELLE WAZLAWEK

Nancy Hubbell

LEXUS PRESTIGE COMMUNICATIONS MANAGER

John Skipper

President, ESPN, Inc. Co-Chairman, Disney Media Networks

Sage Steele

SportsCenter Co-Host, ESPN

Adam Deutsch

Sr. Director of Product Development for Global X Games, ESPN

Elly Deutch

Cindy Timchal

Head Coach, United States Naval Academy

Molly Barker

MSW, founded Girls on the Run

Kate Fagan

espnW, ESPN.com and ESPN The Magazine columnist and feature writer

Susan Cohig

Senior Vice President, Integrated Marketing National Hockey League

Michele Promaulayko

Editor-in-Chief, Women's Health

Kerry D. Chandler

Executive Vice President, Human Resources National Basketball Association

Jamie Anderson

Professional Snowboarder

Caroline Andrew

Vice President of Mfa Marketing and Communications

Jane McManus

Lori LeBas

SVP Bus Ops, Sales and Marketing at ESPN

John Kosner

EXECUTIVE VICE PRESIDENT AND GENERAL MANAGER, DIGITAL & PRINT MEDIA

Janet Evans

Olympic Swimmer

Erika Carlson

Mental Skills Coach

Diane Penny

Ashley Smeltzer

Athlete Marketing Coordinator at Red Bull North America

Lisa Stokes

Senior Talent Producer, ESPN

Amanda Carmichael

Felice Beitzel

Ph.D. L.M.T.

Porter Littlepage

Karen Poole

Lisa Strasman

Carrie A Brzezinski

Lori Castillo

Assistant Brand Manager, COVERGIRL

Sarah Reinertsen

American Athlete

Erin Kennedy

USA Rugby, Youth Development Manager

Mary Wittenberg

NYRR President and CEO Race Director of the ING New York City Marathon

Nishima Chudasama

Associate Producer and Campaign Production Manager at Girl Rising

Tiana B. Holt

Julie Moeller

Kathleen DeBoer

Executive Director of the American Volleyball Coaches Association (AVCA)

Tina Charles

Professional Athlete

Glenna Patton

Dr. Jordan Metzl

Sports Medicine Physician

Chelsie Stegemiller

Sarah Robb O'Hagan

President, Equinox

Julie Juarez

Morgan Flatley

VP Marketing Gatorade

Mia Hamm

Olympic Soccer Player

Ann Meyers Drysdale

Vice President, Phoenix Mercury Vice President, Phoenix Suns

Alex Mallen

Sport Chalet

Minda Santiago Garvens