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

MAKING AN IMPACT

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espnW: Women + Sports Summit, 2014. At the 5th annual Summit, industry leaders will once again come together to change and provide opportunity for women in sports. LEARN MORE »

Meet Fellow Innovators & Influencers

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Lauren Loberg

Glenna Patton

Taylor Townsend

Professional Tennis Player

Donna Orender

CEO, Orender Unlimited

Felice Beitzel

Ph.D. L.M.T.

Katie Kotkins

Patrick McClenahan

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

Britt Kahn

CONAN Talent Executive

Dr. Jordan Metzl

Sports Medicine Physician

Christine Driessen

Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer, ESPN

Langely McNeal

Patricia Phillips

NACWAA CEO

Kathleen DeBoer

Executive Director of the American Volleyball Coaches Association (AVCA)

Rana Dershowitz

General Counsel

Amanda DeCastro

Communications Manager

Marcia Keegan

Emily Greener

Co-Founder and Executive Director, I AM THAT GIRL

Cindy Whitehead

Tina Thornton

Ann Meyers Drysdale

Vice President, Phoenix Mercury Vice President, Phoenix Suns

Valerie Gordon

Coordinating Producer

Lindsay Amstutz

Vice President of Marketing for FOX Sports Regional Sports Networks

Heather Scheer

Cindy Freed

Vice President, Sales Marketing

Donna Carpenter

President, Burton Snowboards

Molly Barker

MSW, founded Girls on the Run

Jessica Cassity

Ashley McCullough

Chief Communications Officer for Velocio Events

Katie Mundell

Isaac Hinds

Tonya Cornileus

VICE PRESIDENT, LEARNING & ORGANIZATIONAL DEVELOPMENT

Holly Campbell

Vice President, Marketing Communications for Enterprise Holdings

MICHELLE WAZLAWEK

Jackie Stasi

Larry Scott

Dara Pettinelli

managing editor of Disney Interactive Media Group

Grace Kiraguri

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

Tina Charles

Professional Athlete

Shamila Kohestani

Former Captain of the Afghan women’s national soccer team

Luz Amuchastegui

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

Jamie Anderson

Professional Snowboarder

Kate Johnson

Caroline Andrew

Vice President of Mfa Marketing and Communications

Jill Brooks

Amanda Carmichael

James Parker

Director of Operations for the Amateur Athletic Union

Sarah Reinertsen

American Athlete

Kristy Scrymgeour

Chief Executive Officer for Velocio Events

Shelley Taniguchi-Sabol

Jill Kinney

Marketing/Branded Entertainment at Gatorade

Mary Wittenberg

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

Marie Donoghue

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

Lisa Baird

Chief Marketing Officer of the United States Olympic Committee

Tiana B. Holt

Christine Plonsky

Christina King

Diane Penny

Sarah Spain

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

Sheryl Swoopes

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

Natara Holloway

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

Chris Talbott

Andrea Berry

SENIOR VICE PRESIDENT MEDIA SERVICES FOX NETWORKS ENGINEERING AND OPERATIONS

Dr. Richard E. Lapchick

Endowed Chair and Director, DeVos Sports Business Management Program

Ashley Smeltzer

Athlete Marketing Coordinator at Red Bull North America

Lee Ann Daly

Rob King

Senior Vice President, Editorial for ESPN Digital and Print Media

Emma Cookson

Chairman BBH US

Kristine Lilly

Retired American Soccer Player

Dustin Plunkett

Special Olympics Athlete

Nishima Chudasama

Associate Producer and Campaign Production Manager at Girl Rising

Kathleen Behrens

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

Lindsey Jacobellis

Snowboardcross Olympic Athlete

Nefertiti Walker

Amy Purdy

Paralympic Athlete

Therese Steiner

President and Founder of Therese Steiner Consulting

Christine Godleski

Chief Operating Officer of the Women's National Basketball Association

Alicia McConnell

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

Porter Littlepage

Sharon Byers

SVP, Sports & Entertainment Marketing Coca-Cola North America

Morgan Flatley

VP Marketing Gatorade

Lauren Stevenson

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

Val Ackerman

Former President, WNBA Commissioner, Big East Conference

Carrie A Brzezinski

Julie Moeller

Jemele Hill

Columnist and Television Personality for ESPN

Alexandra Raisman

Olympic Gymnast

Julie Juarez

Erin Kennedy

USA Rugby, Youth Development Manager

Nichole Smith

The Walt Disney Company

Mary O'Connor

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

Michelle Kwan

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

Grete Eliassen

Professional Skier & Olympic Hopeful

Allison Leahy

Erin Leyden

Producer, ESPN Films

Kerin Hempel

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

John Walsh

EXECUTIVE VICE PRESIDENT AND EXECUTIVE EDITOR ESPN

Sara Gotfredson

Sr. Director, ESPN Customer Marketing & Sales

Diane Cummins

Michael Millay

Eric Johnson

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

Tonya Antonucci

Kay Moore

Kelly Hampton

Jenna Mielnicki

Danielle Summers

Senior Business Operations Coordinator, ESPN

Donald McPherson

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

Karen Poole

Lindsay Kagawa Colas

Megan Eisenhard

Tracey Black

Rose Smith

Carol Stiff

VICE PRESIDENT, PROGRAMMING & ACQUISITIONS

Stephanie Druley

Vice President, Production

Rahul Brahmbhatt

Director, Magic Bus USA

Elena Hight

Josh Grau

Global Brand Strategy, Twitter

Patricia Betron

Senior Vice President, Multimedia Sales

Sarah Hirshland

John Skipper

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

Kerry D. Chandler

Executive Vice President, Human Resources National Basketball Association

Elysa Walk

General Manager, Giant Bicycle, Inc.

Diane Lamb

Vice President, Communications

Ibtihaj Muhammad

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

Victoria Arlen

Paralympic Gold Medalist

Stacey Allaster

Chairman and CEO of the Women’s Tennis Association

Dana Allen

Kat Kirsch Alford

Keli Lee

Greta Gaines

Kate Fagan

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

Debi Anderson

Special Olympics Southern California Global Messenger

Jodi Markley

SENIOR VICE PRESIDENT, OPERATIONS

henry friedman

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

Summer Sanders

Olympic Swimmer and Television Personality

Jane McManus

Jill Frederickson

Sr. Coordinating Producer, ESPN

Stephanie Cheng

Premier Partnerships

Julie McGlone

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

Susan Cohig

Senior Vice President, Integrated Marketing National Hockey League

Lori Castillo

Assistant Brand Manager, COVERGIRL

Julie Foudy

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

Laurel Richie

Michael Bayle

Terri Burke

Amy Jo Martin

Founder and CEO of Digital Royalty

Michele Foley

Rosalyn Durant

Anna Isaacson

Director of Community Affairs, National Football League

Matthew Weeks

Chris McKendry

Commentator Co-Host Midday SportsCenter

Latanna Stone

10-year-old Golf Phenom

Russell Wolff

EXECUTIVE VICE PRESIDENT AND MANAGING DIRECTOR ESPN INTERNATIONAL

Anucha Browne

John Lisko

Executive Communication Director Saatchi & Saatchi

Nickole Raymond

Hannah Storm

ESPN Anchor

Laura Desmond

Adriana Rizzo

Gabby Reece

Laura Gentile

Vice President, espnW

Erika Carlson

Mental Skills Coach

Liesl Holtz

Global Women's Sports Marketing Manager at Oakley

Amanda Heaton

Paul Hertel

Andrea Chu

Joanna Rice

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

Nancy Hubbell

LEXUS PRESTIGE COMMUNICATIONS MANAGER

Ashley Koff, RD

Celebrity Dietitian, Author, Health and Lifestyle Contributor

Karen Brodkin

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

Sue Enquist

Hilary Shaev

Vice President, Marketing National Basketball Association

Minda Santiago Garvens

Allison Kallish

Sue Hovey

Former VP and Executive Editor, ESPN The Magazine

Sage Steele

SportsCenter Co-Host, ESPN

Beth Bass

WBCA

Alex Mallen

Sport Chalet

Kathleen Francis

President, Oasis Sports Ventures, LLC

Ed Erhardt

President, ESPN Global Customer Marketing and Sales

Katie Richman

Joy Russo

Elly Deutch

Cindy Timchal

Head Coach, United States Naval Academy

Maureen Lindsey

Nancy Major

Alana Glass

Mia Hamm

Olympic Soccer Player

Alana Nichols

Paralymic Athlete, Wheelchair Basketball

Sloane Stephens

Amy Fuchs

Lisa Strasman

Kerri Walsh

Lori LeBas

SVP Bus Ops, Sales and Marketing at ESPN

Mehman Karimov

Jessica Long

Carmelita Jeter

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

John Kosner

EXECUTIVE VICE PRESIDENT AND GENERAL MANAGER, DIGITAL & PRINT MEDIA

Amy Stanton

Founder & CEO, Stanton & Company, LLC

Kim McFadden

Vice President of Human Resources for the NFL

Jessica Mendoza

Athlete, Olympic Gold Medalist

Janet Evans

Olympic Swimmer

Megan Porteous

Oakley Sports Marketing Manager

Kathryn Olson

Chief Executive Officer of the Women's Sports Foundation

Lisa Stokes

Senior Talent Producer, ESPN

Carolyn Feinstein

Senior Vice President, Global Acquisition Marketing Electronic Arts

Adam Deutsch

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

Leslie Gittess

Judy Sweet

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

Lisa Andersen

Athlete, Global Brand Ambassador at Roxy

Sanya Richards-Ross

4-time Olympic Gold Medalist

Tina Pic

Six-time US Criterium National Champion

Faith Popcorn

BrainReserve, founder and CEO

Chris LaPlaca

SENIOR VICE PRESIDENT, CORPORATE COMMUNICATIONS

Peg Moline

Chelsie Stegemiller

Julie Eddleman

NA Brand Operations Marketing Director

Jennifer Love

Coordinating Director, VP NFL Network

Sue Rodin

Adriana Becerra

Katie Raymond

Lakey Peterson

Professional Women’s Surfer/ASP World Ranking #7

Barb Lazarus

Owner and Founder of Game On!

Kevin R Stone

Orthopedic Surgeon, The Stone Clinic

Amy Huchthausen

Mimi Griffin

President & CEO, MSG Promotions, Inc.

Lindsay E. Brown

Managing editor at Eco-Chick.com

Kirsten Atkinson

Media Director at Team One