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 create change and opportunity for women in sports. LEARN MORE »

Meet Fellow Innovators & Influencers

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Laurie Orlando

Senior Vice President, Talent Development & Planning

Michael Whan

Commissioner, LPGA

Michelle Kwan

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

Andy Walshe

Director of High Performance, Red Bull

Terri Burke

Anucha Browne

John Lisko

Executive Communication Director Saatchi & Saatchi

Beth Bass

WBCA

Joy Russo

Christina King

Greta Gaines

Dara Pettinelli

managing editor of Disney Interactive Media Group

Julie Moeller

Cindy Whitehead

Pro Skateboarder & Founder of Girl is NOT a 4 Letter Word, Sports Stylist

Anna Isaacson

Director of Community Affairs, National Football League

Porter Littlepage

Jackie Stasi

Lori Castillo

Assistant Brand Manager, COVERGIRL

Patricia Phillips

NACWAA CEO

sara gotfredson

VP West Coast Multimedia Sales, ESPN

MICHELLE WAZLAWEK

Maria Shriver

Nancy Major

Rosalyn Durant

Taylor Townsend

Professional Tennis Player

Nefertiti Walker

Holly Campbell

Vice President, Marketing Communications for Enterprise Holdings

Victoria Arlen

Paralympic Gold Medalist

Rebecca Van Dyck

Head of Consumer Marketing, Facebook

Rana Dershowitz

General Counsel

Sue Enquist

Amy Jo Martin

Founder and CEO of Digital Royalty

Marie Donoghue

ESPN executive vice president, global strategy and original content

Kathleen Francis

Chair/President, Women in Sports & Events (WISE)

Shamila Kohestani

Former Captain of the Afghan women’s national soccer team

Katie Richman

Director, Social Strategy & Product Development, espnW

Lisa Strasman

, NCSA Athletic Recruiting

Sloane Stephens

Elysa Walk

General Manager, Giant Bicycle, Inc.

Henry Friedman

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

Kate Johnson

Tina Charles

Professional Athlete

Alex Mallen

Sport Chalet

Stephanie Cheng

Premier Partnerships

Donna Orender

CEO, Orender Unlimited

Julie Eddleman

NA Brand Operations Marketing Director

Dustin Plunkett

Special Olympics Athlete

Ibtihaj Muhammad

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

Alana Nichols

Paralymic Athlete, Wheelchair Basketball

Katie Mundell

Jessica Cassity

Jane McManus

Kat Kirsch Alford

Kelly Hampton

Kelly Hampton, Sick Sports

Amy Purdy

Paralympic Athlete

John Walsh

EXECUTIVE VICE PRESIDENT AND EXECUTIVE EDITOR ESPN

James Carter

Dr, Gatorade Sports Science Institute

Rob King

Senior Vice President, Editorial for ESPN Digital and Print Media

Jamie Anderson

Professional Snowboarder

Janey Marks

Senior Director, Strategic Alliances, Getty Images

Sheryl Swoopes

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

Kate Fagan

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

Brittney Griner

Summer Sanders

Olympic Swimmer and Television Personality

Russell Wolff

EXECUTIVE VICE PRESIDENT AND MANAGING DIRECTOR ESPN INTERNATIONAL

Sarah Spain

Columnist, espnW

Ashley McCullough

Chief Communications Officer for Velocio Events

Laura Desmond

Larry Scott

Sarah Reinertsen

American Athlete

Julie Juarez

Eric Johnson

EVP, Global Multimedia Sales, ESPN

Therese Steiner

President and Founder of Therese Steiner Consulting

Michele Promaulayko

Editor-in-Chief, Yahoo Health

Lauren Stevenson

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

Shelley Taniguchi-Sabol

Allison Leahy

Leslie Gittess

Laura Gentile

Vice President, espnW

Jill Brooks

Mo'ne Davis

Pitcher, Philadelphia Taney Dragons

Mimi Griffin

President & CEO, MSG Promotions, Inc.

Lisa Baird

Chief Marketing Officer of the United States Olympic Committee

Nicole Castrale

LPGA Tour Player

Allison Kallish

Emma Cookson

Chairman BBH US

Ashley Koff, RD

Celebrity Dietitian, Author, Health and Lifestyle Contributor

Nickole Raymond

Joanna Rice

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

Grete Eliassen

Professional Skier & Olympic Hopeful

Andrea Chu

Tonya Cornileus

VICE PRESIDENT, LEARNING & ORGANIZATIONAL DEVELOPMENT

Danielle Summers

Senior Business Operations Coordinator, ESPN

Chloe Kim

Professional American Snowboarder

Christine Driessen

Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer, ESPN

Lisa Andersen

Athlete, Global Brand Ambassador at Roxy

Lakey Peterson

Professional Women’s Surfer/ASP World Ranking #7

Julie Foudy

, ESPN/ABC

Megan Porteous

Oakley Sports Marketing Manager

Liesl Holtz

Global Women's Sports Marketing Manager at Oakley

Kerry D. Chandler

Executive Vice President, Human Resources National Basketball Association

Kay Moore

Mary O'Connor

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

Mary Wittenberg

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

Susan Cohig

Senior Vice President, Integrated Marketing National Hockey League

Jessica Long

Kathleen Behrens

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

Chris Talbott

Felice Beitzel

Ph.D. L.M.T.

Stefanie Dolson

Valerie Gordon

Coordinating Producer

Kevin R Stone

Orthopedic Surgeon, The Stone Clinic

Kristy Scrymgeour

Chief Executive Officer for Velocio Events

Amy Huchthausen

Lindsay Amstutz

, FOX Sports Networks

Dana Allen

Kim McFadden

Vice President of Human Resources for the NFL

Hilary Shaev

Vice President, Marketing National Basketball Association

Tina Pic

Six-time US Criterium National Champion

Luz Amuchastegui

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

Erika Carlson

Mental Skills Coach

Sue Rodin

Michele Foley

Elena Delle Donne

Katie Kotkins

Karen Brodkin

President of Business Affairs, IMG

Rose Smith

Chelsie Stegemiller

Laurel Richie

President, WNBA

Tracey Black

Patrick McClenahan

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

Jemele Hill

Columnist and Television Personality for ESPN

Beth Brooke-Marciniak

Global Vice Chair, EY

Erin Leyden

Producer, ESPN Films

Erin Kennedy

USA Rugby, Youth Development Manager

Morgan Flatley

VP Marketing Gatorade

Diane Penny

Sharon Byers

SVP, Sports & Entertainment Marketing Coca-Cola North America

Stephanie Druley

Vice President, Production

Heather Scheer

Lee Ann Daly

Melanne Verveer

Matthew Weeks

Latanna Stone

10-year-old Golf Phenom

James Maas

CEO, Sleep for Success! & Sleep to Win!

Christine Godleski

Chief Operating Officer of the Women's National Basketball Association

Faith Popcorn

BrainReserve, founder and CEO

Michael Bayle

Kathryn Olson

Chief Executive Officer of the Women's Sports Foundation

Carolyn Feinstein

SVP, Global Marketing, Electronic Arts

Lisa Stokes

Senior Talent Producer, ESPN

Hilary Knight

Carol Stiff

VICE PRESIDENT, PROGRAMMING & ACQUISITIONS

Alexandra Raisman

Olympic Gymnast

Chris McKendry

Commentator Co-Host Midday SportsCenter

Lauren Loberg

Debi Anderson

Special Olympics Southern California Global Messenger

Grace Kiraguri

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

Amy Fuchs

Janet Evans

Olympic Swimmer

Kristine Lilly

Retired American Soccer Player

Donald McPherson

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

Rahul Brahmbhatt

Director, Magic Bus USA

Amanda Carmichael

Emily Greener

Co-Founder and Executive Director, I AM THAT GIRL

Megan Eisenhard

Natara Holloway

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

Amanda Heaton

Tina Thornton

Amanda DeCastro

Communications Manager

Elena Hight

Gretchen Bleiler

Sasha DiGiulian

Gabby Reece

Sarah Hirshland

Diane Cummins

Katie Raymond

Paul Hertel

Nancy Hubbell

LEXUS PRESTIGE COMMUNICATIONS MANAGER

Jeremy Schaap

Jill Kinney

Marketing/Branded Entertainment at Gatorade

Sue Hovey

Former VP and Executive Editor, ESPN The Magazine

Michael Millay

Stacey Allaster

Chairman and CEO, WTA

Judy Sweet

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

Patricia Betron

Senior Vice President, Multimedia Sales

Diane Lamb

VP, Communications, ESPN

Christine Plonsky

Kerin Hempel

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

Cindy Timchal

Head Coach, United States Naval Academy

Britt Kahn

CONAN Talent Executive

John Kosner

EXECUTIVE VICE PRESIDENT AND GENERAL MANAGER, DIGITAL & PRINT MEDIA

Nishima Chudasama

Associate Producer and Campaign Production Manager at Girl Rising

Mia Hamm

Olympic Soccer Player

Molly Barker

MSW, founded Girls on the Run

Carrie A Brzezinski

VP, Marketing Solutions, ESPN

Ann Meyers Drysdale

Vice President Phoenix Suns & Mercury, Phoenix Suns/Mercury

Kerri Walsh

Marcia Keegan

VP Production, ESPN

Jodi Markley

SVP, Operations, ESPN

Lindsey Jacobellis

Snowboardcross Olympic Athlete

Caroline Andrew

Vice President of Mfa Marketing and Communications

Jennifer Love

Coordinating Director, VP NFL Network

Ed Erhardt

President, ESPN Global Customer Marketing and Sales

Anita DeFrantz

President and Member of the Board of Directors, LA84 Foundation

Barb Lazarus

Owner, Game On! Sports Camps 4 Girls, Game On! Sports Camps 4 Girls and Game On! Sports Foundation

Peg Moline

Isaac Hinds

Tonya Antonucci

Darren Rovell

Sports Business Reporter, ESPN

Dr. Richard E. Lapchick

Endowed Chair and Director, DeVos Sports Business Management Program

Sarah Robb O'Hagan

PRESIDENT, EQUINOX, SPEAKER

Adriana Becerra

Sage Steele

SportsCenter Co-Host, ESPN

Lori LeBas

SVP Bus Ops, Sales and Marketing at ESPN

Karen Poole

Social Media Manager, W3Move & Fiterazzi

Langely McNeal

Val Ackerman

Former President, WNBA Commissioner, Big East Conference

Whitney Williams

Founder + CEO, williamsworks

John Skipper

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

Keli Lee

Elly Deutch

Carmelita Jeter

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

Lindsay E. Brown

Managing editor at Eco-Chick.com

Adriana Rizzo

Dr. Jordan Metzl

Sports Medicine Physician

Ashley Smeltzer

Athlete Marketing Coordinator at Red Bull North America

Winter Vinecki

Andrea Berry

SENIOR VICE PRESIDENT MEDIA SERVICES FOX NETWORKS ENGINEERING AND OPERATIONS

Kirsten Atkinson

Media Director at Team One

Minda Santiago Garvens

Cindy Freed

Vice President, Sales Marketing

Alana Glass

Kathleen DeBoer

Executive Director of the American Volleyball Coaches Association (AVCA)

Leah LaPlaca

James Parker

Director of Operations for the Amateur Athletic Union

Julie McGlone

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

Donna Carpenter

President, Burton Snowboards

Alicia McConnell

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

Hannah Storm

ESPN Anchor

Jenna Mielnicki

Chris LaPlaca

SENIOR VICE PRESIDENT, CORPORATE COMMUNICATIONS

Jill Frederickson

Senior Coordinating Producer, Bureaus, ESPN

Jessica Mendoza

ESPN Sideline Reporter and Studio Analyst, ESPN | Athlete

Glenna Patton

Mehman Karimov

Sanya Richards-Ross

4-time Olympic Gold Medalist

Lindsay Kagawa Colas

Tiana B. Holt

Josh Grau

Global Brand Strategy, Twitter

Adam Deutsch

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