FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
United Entertainment Group
WISE IS PROUD TO ANNOUNCE ITS NOMINEES FOR THE
2016 WOMEN OF THE YEAR AWARD
December 14, 2015 (New York, NY) — Women in Sports and Events (WISE), the leading voice and resource for women in the business of sports, announced its nominees for the 2016 WISE Women of the Year honors. This coveted award will be presented to three women at the 22nd Annual WISE Women of the Year Awards Luncheon on June 22, 2016 at the Marriott Marquis Hotel in New York City.
The following women were nominated by their peers within WISE for their accomplishments and contributions to the business of sports:
Renie Anderson — SVP Sponsorship & Partnership Management, NFL
Kathleen Behrens — President Social Responsibility & Player Programs, NBA
Karen Brodkin — President Business Affairs, WME/IMG
Susan Cohig — SVP Business Affairs & Integrated Marketing, NHL
Jodi Markley — EVP Content Operations & Creative Services, ESPN
Benita Fitzgerald Mosley — Chief of Organizational Excellence, USOC
Lisa Murray — EVP & CMO, Octagon Worldwide
Sarah Robb O'Hagan — President, Equinox
Michelle Wilson — Chief Revenue & Marketing Officer, WWE
The final ballot has been issued to all WISE members for a national vote, which closes at 8 p.m. EST on January 15, 2016. View each nominee's bio.
Click here to see a full list of honorees from past years.
WISE (Women in Sports and Events), is the leading voice and resource for professional women in the business of sports. Through ongoing meetings, special events, and mentoring and educational programs, WISE aims to offer its members the opportunity to gain valuable industry insights and connections that can provide them with a competitive advantage in their current position and as they advance in their careers. Founded in 1993, WISE is a national membership organization and registered 501(c)(3) public charity headquartered in New York City, with chapters in Atlanta, Boston, Chicago, Cleveland, Houston, Los Angeles, NYC Metro, Pittsburgh, San Diego, San Francisco/Bay Area, South Florida and Washington, D.C. For more information on WISE, please visit WISEworks.org.