Are you interested in learning more about…
+ the business behind premium television properties, documentaries, feature films and podcasts?
+ representing and marketing leading brands, icons and visionaries, renowned experts and institutions, award-winners and world-record holders?
+ producing events around the globe, including sporting events, international fashion weeks, art fairs, and music, culinary and lifestyle festivals?
Join us for the first ever Sports + Entertainment Career Summit
July 18-19, 2019
beverly hills, california
The Sports + Entertainment Summit is an event hosted by The Winning Edge Leadership Academy and made possible by a grant from the Endeavor Foundation. The summit is a two-day workshop designed to introduce current and former female and minority student-athletes to the business of sports + entertainment. Participants will have the opportunity to gain insight from industry professionals at Endeavor and other local industry leaders. Participants will also work on valuable skills including interview preparation and professional presence.
Endeavor is a global leader in entertainment, sports and fashion operating in more than 30 countries. Named one of Fortune’s 25 Most Important Private Companies, Endeavor specializes in talent representation and management; brand strategy, activation, and licensing; media development, sales,and distribution; and event management.
Thursday, July 18 + Friday, July 19, 2019
9601 Wilshire Blvd
Beverly Hills, CA 90210
Thursday, July 18, 2019
+ Panel I - Career Advantages of Being a Student-Athlete
+ Breakout I - Career Exploration with Industry Professionals
+ Lunch Conversation with Young Professionals
+ Keynote I - Networking and Professional Presence
+ Dinner of Influence
Friday, July 19, 2019
+ Breakfast Conversation with Industry Veterans
+ Panel II - Championship Mindset
+ Keynote II - The Art of Interviewing
+ Lunch Breakdown - Maximizing Your Digital Presence
+ Resume Review and Mock Interviews
Space is limited to 20 participants.
We are looking for current and former college student-athletes who want to learn what it takes to start or continue a successful career in the sports + entertainment industry. Participants must also be a woman or a minority (based on federal guidelines definition for a minority).
Participants will be exposed to real world knowledge and a diverse network of industry professionals who have a passion to influence the next generation. Participants will also receive additional professional development opportunities throughout the year through with The Winning Edge Leadership Academy.
Participants are responsible to come prepared to learn, participate in all activities, and engage in intentional conversations throughout the summit.
Covers summit material, lodging and all meals.
*Current student-athletes are encouraged to gain the support of their athletic department to cover the cost of attendance.