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We are no longer taking applications for the 2018 cohort.
stay tuned to find out this year's selections.

miami, fl
June 21 - 24, 2018

The Winning Edge Game Changing Retreat is designed to exceed the expectations of a traditional retreat.

Knowing the powerful impact of mentorship and an effective network, The Winning Edge Leadership Academy is hosting our first Game Changing Retreat to influence and prepare student-athletes for a career in sports business.  The focus of this intense, multi-day experience will be on networking, industry discussions, cultivating leadership, and creating career objectives.

Participants will be a diverse collective of current and former student-athletes representing all levels of collegiate athletics with have a history of success on and off the field. mentors will be industry professionals who will share insight and provide guidance to the next generation of leaders in sports business.

Retreat Objectives

  • Increase the understanding and application of skills necessary to secure positions in sports business
  • Increase the understanding and awareness of competencies necessary for success in sports business
  • Introduce student-athletes to industry professionals creating positive relationships
  • Raise awareness of the existing talent pool of current and former student-athletes who have a passion and interest to work in sports business.
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Corinne Milien

Winning edge Leadership

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Dr. Julie Shaw

Women's Sports Foundation

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Will Baggett

College Football Playoffs

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Maria Taylor

ESPn

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Dell Robinson

Spelman Johnson

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Lynda TEaler

University of FLorida

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Retreat Classroom


Retreat Hotel

Miami Marriott Biscayne Bay

1633 North Bayshore Drive, Miami, Florida 33132 USA


Heard about our dinner of influence and would like to attend?

Interested in making a contribution to make our game changing retreat a reality? We want to hear from you!


Winning Edge Game changers have had opportunities to learn from industry leading professional and organizations.

With our support and influential network we provide hands on experience, professional development and more to the next generation of women and minority leaders in sports business 

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