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Beverly Hills


Join us for the first ever Sports + Entertainment Career Summit

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.

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? 



Endeavor Headquarters

9601 Wilshire Blvd
Beverly Hills, CA 90210


Day 1

+  Welcome 
+  Panel: Career Exploration with Industry Professionals
+ Resume Review
+  Lunch Conversation with Young Professionals
+  Keynote: Networking and Professional Presence
+  Dinner of Influence

Day 2

+  Breakfast Conversation with Industry Veterans
+  Keynote:The Art of Interviewing
+  Lunch Breakdown: Maximizing Your Digital Presence
+ Mock Interviews
Panel: Championship Mindset
+ Panel: Career Advantages of Being a Student-Athlete

Who Should Attend?

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.



Registration covers lodging, meals, and program materials.

*Current student-athletes are encouraged to gain the support of their athletic department to cover the cost of attendance.

2019 Speakers

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2019 Panelists

2019 Photos

Day 0 - July 17

Dinner of Influence - July 18

Day 1 - July 18

Day 2 - July 19

2019 Partners

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