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WISE Women of the Year: Honorees

Awards generously provided by Tiffany.

WISE Women of the Year Honorees

2017 | Doris Burke, Buffy Filippell, Amy Trask

2016 | Renie Anderson, Kathy Behrens, Karen Brodkin

2015 | Amy Latimer, Lara Price, Mary Scott

2014 | WISE Women of Distinction: Val Ackerman, Chris Driessen, Barbara Paddock, Judy Sweet

2013 | Sharon Byers, Danielle Maged, Carol Stiff

2012 | Gail D. Hunter, Kim Williams, Marla Miller

2011 | Stacey Allaster, Lisa Baird, Wendy Lewis

2010 | Jean Afterman, Roxanne Jones, Jennifer Storms

2009 | Kathy Carter, Jamie McCourt, Jacqueline Parkes

2008 | Rita Benson LeBlanc, Pam Oliver, Molly Solomon

2007 | Cindy Alston, Mary Carillo, Donna Orender

2006 | Sheila Johnson, Beatriz Perez, Mary Wittenberg

2005 | Christine Brennan, Christine Driessen, Jo Ann Ross

2004 | 10th Anniversary Commemorative Luncheon (No honorees named.)

2003 | Dockery Clark, LeslieAnne Wade, Deborah Yow

2002 | Billie Jean King, Lesley Visser

2001 | Lee Ann Daly, Kathleen Francis, Stephanie Tolleson

2000 | Marla Messing, Kim Ng, Sue Wellington

1999 | Nancy Brinker, Jackie Joyner-Kersee, Pat Summitt

1998 | Val Ackerman, Robin Roberts, Elizabeth (Eli) Primrose-Smith

1997 | Liz Dolan

1996 | Lydia Stephans

1995 | Sarah Levinson

WISE Champions

2017 | Ted Leonsis, owner and CEO of Monumental Sports & Entertainment

2016 | John Skipper, president, ESPN, Inc. and co-chairman, Disney Media Networks

2015 | Casey Wasserman, chairman and CEO of Wasserman Media Group

2013 | Dick Ebersol, former chairman of NBC Sports

2012 | Sean McManus, chairman of CBS Sports

2011 | Ross Greenburg, former president of HBO Sports