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

MAKING AN IMPACT

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Meet Fellow Innovators & Influencers

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Nishima Chudasama

Associate Producer and Campaign Production Manager at Girl Rising

Latanna Stone

10-year-old Golf Phenom

Nefertiti Walker

Lauren Loberg

Britt Kahn

CONAN Talent Executive

Peg Moline

Jackie Stasi

Liesl Holtz

Global Women's Sports Marketing Manager at Oakley

Diane Cummins

Hilary Shaev

Vice President, Marketing National Basketball Association

Shamila Kohestani

Former Captain of the Afghan women’s national soccer team

Kathleen DeBoer

Executive Director of the American Volleyball Coaches Association (AVCA)

Hannah Storm

ESPN Anchor

Lori LeBas

SVP Bus Ops, Sales and Marketing at ESPN

Allison Leahy

Isaac Hinds

Marie Donoghue

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

Julie Eddleman

NA Brand Operations Marketing Director

Michael Bayle

Sara Gotfredson

Sr. Director, ESPN Customer Marketing & Sales

Amanda Carmichael

Mehman Karimov

Ashley Koff, RD

Celebrity Dietitian, Author, Health and Lifestyle Contributor

Danielle Summers

Senior Business Operations Coordinator, ESPN

Tracey Black

Jemele Hill

Columnist and Television Personality for ESPN

Kat Kirsch Alford

Porter Littlepage

Michele Promaulayko

Editor-in-Chief, Women's Health

Marcia Keegan

Jamie Anderson

Professional Snowboarder

Winter Vinecki

Minda Santiago Garvens

Janet Evans

Olympic Swimmer

Sue Enquist

Christine Driessen

Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer, ESPN

Allison Kallish

Felice Beitzel

Ph.D. L.M.T.

Grace Kiraguri

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

Patricia Phillips

NACWAA CEO

Therese Steiner

President and Founder of Therese Steiner Consulting

Rosalyn Durant

Lindsay Amstutz

Vice President of Marketing for FOX Sports Regional Sports Networks

Mary O'Connor

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

Kay Moore

Katie Richman

Beth Bass

WBCA

Katie Kotkins

Donald McPherson

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

Alana Glass

Amanda Heaton

Nickole Raymond

Cindy Whitehead

Anna Isaacson

Director of Community Affairs, National Football League

Sloane Stephens

Christine Plonsky

Caroline Andrew

Vice President of Mfa Marketing and Communications

Carol Stiff

VICE PRESIDENT, PROGRAMMING & ACQUISITIONS

Kathleen Francis

President, Oasis Sports Ventures, LLC

Donna Carpenter

President, Burton Snowboards

Christina King

Lori Castillo

Assistant Brand Manager, COVERGIRL

Lindsay Kagawa Colas

Sarah Reinertsen

American Athlete

Jill Frederickson

Sr. Coordinating Producer, ESPN

Debi Anderson

Special Olympics Southern California Global Messenger

Glenna Patton

Kerri Walsh

Kerin Hempel

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

Keli Lee

Patrick McClenahan

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

Megan Eisenhard

Ibtihaj Muhammad

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

Laura Desmond

Jessica Long

Donna Orender

CEO, Orender Unlimited

Stephanie Cheng

Premier Partnerships

John Kosner

EXECUTIVE VICE PRESIDENT AND GENERAL MANAGER, DIGITAL & PRINT MEDIA

Jenna Mielnicki

Victoria Arlen

Paralympic Gold Medalist

Terri Burke

Laurel Richie

Amanda DeCastro

Communications Manager

Sue Hovey

Former VP and Executive Editor, ESPN The Magazine

Stacey Allaster

Chairman and CEO of the Women’s Tennis Association

Mimi Griffin

President & CEO, MSG Promotions, Inc.

Alex Mallen

Sport Chalet

Kevin R Stone

Orthopedic Surgeon, The Stone Clinic

Amy Jo Martin

Founder and CEO of Digital Royalty

Rob King

Senior Vice President, Editorial for ESPN Digital and Print Media

Julie McGlone

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

Kate Johnson

Ashley Smeltzer

Athlete Marketing Coordinator at Red Bull North America

Julie Juarez

Cindy Timchal

Head Coach, United States Naval Academy

Julie Moeller

Chelsie Stegemiller

Andrea Chu

Leslie Gittess

Amy Purdy

Paralympic Athlete

Lee Ann Daly

Tonya Antonucci

Mia Hamm

Olympic Soccer Player

Tina Pic

Six-time US Criterium National Champion

Taylor Townsend

Professional Tennis Player

Larry Scott

Jessica Cassity

Judy Sweet

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

Sasha DiGiulian

Jill Kinney

Marketing/Branded Entertainment at Gatorade

Susan Cohig

Senior Vice President, Integrated Marketing National Hockey League

Patricia Betron

Senior Vice President, Multimedia Sales

Barb Lazarus

Owner and Founder of Game On!

Natara Holloway

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

John Skipper

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

Christine Godleski

Chief Operating Officer of the Women's National Basketball Association

Sue Rodin

Lisa Baird

Chief Marketing Officer of the United States Olympic Committee

Grete Eliassen

Professional Skier & Olympic Hopeful

Nancy Major

Elysa Walk

General Manager, Giant Bicycle, Inc.

Chris LaPlaca

SENIOR VICE PRESIDENT, CORPORATE COMMUNICATIONS

Eric Johnson

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

Erin Leyden

Producer, ESPN Films

Faith Popcorn

BrainReserve, founder and CEO

Megan Porteous

Oakley Sports Marketing Manager

Kerry D. Chandler

Executive Vice President, Human Resources National Basketball Association

Rahul Brahmbhatt

Director, Magic Bus USA

James Parker

Director of Operations for the Amateur Athletic Union

Jill Brooks

Ed Erhardt

President, ESPN Global Customer Marketing and Sales

Lisa Andersen

Athlete, Global Brand Ambassador at Roxy

Alana Nichols

Paralymic Athlete, Wheelchair Basketball

Joy Russo

Michele Foley

Dr. Jordan Metzl

Sports Medicine Physician

Elly Deutch

Laura Gentile

Vice President, espnW

Luz Amuchastegui

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

Val Ackerman

Former President, WNBA Commissioner, Big East Conference

Sanya Richards-Ross

4-time Olympic Gold Medalist

Carrie A Brzezinski

Lauren Stevenson

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

Kathryn Olson

Chief Executive Officer of the Women's Sports Foundation

Dara Pettinelli

managing editor of Disney Interactive Media Group

Anucha Browne

Elena Hight

Jennifer Love

Coordinating Director, VP NFL Network

Matthew Weeks

Jane McManus

Diane Lamb

Vice President, Communications

Lindsey Jacobellis

Snowboardcross Olympic Athlete

Karen Poole

Mary Wittenberg

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

Josh Grau

Global Brand Strategy, Twitter

Kim McFadden

Vice President of Human Resources for the NFL

Cindy Freed

Vice President, Sales Marketing

Ashley McCullough

Chief Communications Officer for Velocio Events

Erin Kennedy

USA Rugby, Youth Development Manager

Henry Friedman

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

Tina Charles

Professional Athlete

Kelly Hampton

Emma Cookson

Chairman BBH US

Lisa Stokes

Senior Talent Producer, ESPN

Carmelita Jeter

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

Gabby Reece

Adriana Rizzo

Tina Thornton

Kathleen Behrens

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

Carolyn Feinstein

Senior Vice President, Global Acquisition Marketing Electronic Arts

Molly Barker

MSW, founded Girls on the Run

John Walsh

EXECUTIVE VICE PRESIDENT AND EXECUTIVE EDITOR ESPN

Hilary Knight

Nancy Hubbell

LEXUS PRESTIGE COMMUNICATIONS MANAGER

Shelley Taniguchi-Sabol

Tiana B. Holt

Summer Sanders

Olympic Swimmer and Television Personality

Erika Carlson

Mental Skills Coach

Michelle Kwan

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

Ann Meyers Drysdale

Vice President, Phoenix Mercury Vice President, Phoenix Suns

Maureen Lindsey

Sarah Spain

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

Kirsten Atkinson

Media Director at Team One

Katie Raymond

Dr. Richard E. Lapchick

Endowed Chair and Director, DeVos Sports Business Management Program

Sarah Hirshland

Morgan Flatley

VP Marketing Gatorade

Langely McNeal

Emily Greener

Co-Founder and Executive Director, I AM THAT GIRL

Kristine Lilly

Retired American Soccer Player

Adriana Becerra

Amy Huchthausen

Holly Campbell

Vice President, Marketing Communications for Enterprise Holdings

John Lisko

Executive Communication Director Saatchi & Saatchi

Gretchen Bleiler

Dana Allen

Kristy Scrymgeour

Chief Executive Officer for Velocio Events

Andrea Berry

SENIOR VICE PRESIDENT MEDIA SERVICES FOX NETWORKS ENGINEERING AND OPERATIONS

Julie Foudy

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

Lindsay E. Brown

Managing editor at Eco-Chick.com

Stephanie Druley

Vice President, Production

Lakey Peterson

Professional Women’s Surfer/ASP World Ranking #7

Jessica Mendoza

Athlete, Olympic Gold Medalist

Chris McKendry

Commentator Co-Host Midday SportsCenter

Katie Mundell

Chris Talbott

MICHELLE WAZLAWEK

Amy Fuchs

Joanna Rice

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

Valerie Gordon

Coordinating Producer

Rana Dershowitz

General Counsel

Heather Scheer

Rose Smith

Adam Deutsch

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

Dustin Plunkett

Special Olympics Athlete

Diane Penny

Kate Fagan

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

Lisa Strasman

Sheryl Swoopes

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

Tonya Cornileus

VICE PRESIDENT, LEARNING & ORGANIZATIONAL DEVELOPMENT

Alexandra Raisman

Olympic Gymnast

Sharon Byers

SVP, Sports & Entertainment Marketing Coca-Cola North America

Greta Gaines

Amy Stanton

Founder & CEO, Stanton & Company, LLC

Michael Millay

Jodi Markley

SENIOR VICE PRESIDENT, OPERATIONS

Karen Brodkin

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

Paul Hertel

Sage Steele

SportsCenter Co-Host, ESPN

Russell Wolff

EXECUTIVE VICE PRESIDENT AND MANAGING DIRECTOR ESPN INTERNATIONAL

Alicia McConnell

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