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WISE Atlanta: WISE-UP 2020 - A Look At The Year Ahead

Wednesday, November 13, 2019, 6:00 pm
200 Peachtree St in Atlanta, GA

Come meet and hear from your WISE Atlanta Board on what's new for 2020. You'll hear updates from each Board member and we will unveil our exciting programming calendar for 2020. You'll also enjoy mingling with other members and non-members. And make sure you bring some canned goods, as we'll be taking all donations to a local shelter. If you're interested in getting more involved with WISE Atlanta, you'll hear about open Board positions and have the opportunity to sign up for volunteer committees. 

Light refreshments will be served.

Parking is $7 and available in the parking deck off of Carnegie Way(150 Carnegie Way Atlanta, GA 30303). Once parked, proceed to the 6th floor (Green Floor) and take Skybridge into Southern Exchange.

Valet parking is also available at the Ritz-Carlton and Westin Peachtree Plaza. 

This event is free for both members and non-members.

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WISE Twin Cities: Women of Inspiration 2019

Thursday, November 14, 2019, 11:00 am
A’bulae in St. Paul, MN

Join WISE Twin Cities on Thursday, November 14th at A’bulae in St. Paul for a celebratory luncheon where we will present the Women of Inspiration Awards. These awards honor women leaders in the business of sports and events who serve as role models and mentors for other women in the Twin Cities community.

WISE Twin Cities honors four individuals annually who have made a significant impact in the business of sports and events in the areas of:

  • Woman in Sports (athlete)
  • Woman in Events
  • Young Professional
  • Champion

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WISE Chicago: Evening with WISE National President Kathy Francis

Thursday, November 14, 2019, 5:00 pm

ISE Chicago is proud to present a very special evening with WISE National President Kathy Francis on November 14th at MillerCoors. Join us for happy hour and networking highlighted by a discussion and Q & A with Kathy Francis, industry veteran, founder of Oasis Sports Ventures and Chair and President of WISE National.

For more information: Event Registration Page

WISE Boston: Women of Inspiration Awards

Tuesday, November 19, 2019, 6:00 pm
Boston Winery in Boston, MA

Join WISE Boston at our 6th annual "Women of Inspiration" event on Tuesday, November 19th from 6-8:30pm at Boston Winery in Dorchester, MA.

During this event we will be honoring Amber Cox, Vice President of the Connecticut Sun and New England Black Wolves, as our 2019 Women of Inspiration award recipient.

This year, we're also excited to announce a Champion's award, which recognizes an individual has served as a positive role model and mentor for women. We are excited to present this award to Shawn Sullivan, Chief Marketing Officer and Executive VP for the Boston Celtics.

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WISE Los Angeles: Sneaker Ball '19

Wednesday, November 20, 2019, 5:00 pm
Skirball Cultural Center in Los Angeles, CA

Join us in celebration of WISE LA's 10th annual Women of Inspiration Awards, as we come together to honor three outstanding women in the business of sports.

2019 Women of Inspiration Recipients:

Danita Johnson, President & COO, Los Angeles Sparks

Allison Howard, Vice President of Corporate Partnerships, Los Angeles Lakers

Heather Brooks Karatz, President, Los Angeles Wildcats

For this year's Sneakerball theme, we encourage guests to sport their best sneakers to compliment the standard cocktail attire!

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WISE Tampa Bay: Navigating Career Relationships: Mentor, Sponsor, Coach

Thursday, November 21, 2019, 9:00 am
The Godfrey Hotel in Tampa, FL

Mentoring, coaching and sponsorship play key roles in the progression of any woman's career. Although they serve a different purpose, the end goal is the same: to support the individual so they can achieve their professional and personal dreams. It's important to know who does what. That's why Working Women of Tampa Bay and WISE Tampa Bay (Women in Sports & Entertainment) are teaming up for an informative morning with a rockstar panel of professionals at The Godfrey Hotel in Tampa.

Moderator: Tricia Manning – Certified Executive Coach

Panelist – Lorisse Garcia  - SVP of People Relations, Tampa Bay Lightning

Panelist – Clemmie C. Perry – Executive Director, Women of Color Golf & Girls on the Green Tee

Panelist – Mason Cathey – Executive Director, Positive Coaching Alliance Tampa Bay (still waiting on confirmation)

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WISE Washington DC: Inaugural Women of Inspiration Awards

Wednesday, December 11, 2019, 6:00 pm
Busboys & Poets in Washington, DC

WISE Los Angeles: Speed Mentoring Roundtables

Wednesday, January 29, 2020, 6:00 pm
Dodgers Stadium, Stadium Club in Los Angeles, CA


Join us for a unique mentoring experience that merges the best of two popular event platforms — the executive roundtable and speed networking. Speed Mentoring Roundtables is an interactive event that brings you up close and personal with industry veterans and peers to discuss your burning career questions.

This fast-paced, engaging event provides you with a seat at the table with seasoned industry professionals and peers to discuss career and professional development topics that are important to you. The platform also provides an opportunity to participate in meaningful dialogue and offers easy access for connecting with peers and has been the start of many strong relationships.

6:00PM Check-in & Networking

7:00PM Event Starts - Mentor introductions and three round table sessions

8:30PM Event Concludes

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WISE National: WISE/R Symposium 2020

Tuesday, June 16, 2020, 8:00 am
TheTimesCenter in New York, NY

WISE/R Symposium

Save the Date!

Designed to equip women with the professional development tools to succeed in the business of sports, WISE/R provides you with the REAL knowledge that matters for advancing your career. Hear from experts and business leaders, including WISE Women of the Year honorees, and take away practical strategies that you can apply immediately.

Get WISE/R on June 16, 2020. Tickets available in Spring 2020.

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WISE National: WISE Women of the Year Awards Luncheon

Wednesday, June 17, 2020, 11:30 am
Ziegfeld Ballroom in New York, NY

WISE Women of the Year Awards Luncheon

Save the Date!

WISE is excited to return to the legendary Ziegfeld Ballroom in New York City on June 17, 2020 to celebrate our 26th annual luncheon. Tickets available in Spring 2019.

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