CLT Alliance Event

Women in Sports: The Ball is in Their Court | Central Chapter Luncheon - Central

Tuesday, September 17, 2019
11:30 am - 1:00 pm

Red Line Club at Bojangles' Coliseum
2700 E Independence Blvd
Charlotte , NC 28205

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Emily Stacks

Online Registration for this event is now closed. 

Walk-in's will be accommodated based on availability. 

Female Execs Making Their Mark in a (formerly) Man’s World

Move over boys, the highly lucrative sports industry is no longer dominated by men. Women are making their mark, rapidly rising at the C Suite level, and changing the industry’s dynamics in the #METOO era.

Join the Central Chapter for a conversation about women leading Charlotte’s sports scene and the importance of sports as an economic driver through out our region.


Hear firsthand accounts from leading female sports industry executives including: 

Jessica Fickenscher, Senior Vice President of Special Projects, Speedway Motorsports Inc. (SMI)

Donna Julian, General Manager and Senior Vice President of Arena and Event Operations, Charlotte Hornets

Meredith Starkey, Chief Marketing Officer, Carolina Panthers

Moderated by Janet LaBar, President & CEO of the Charlotte Regional Business Alliance



11:30 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. : Registration & Networking

12:00 - 1:00 p.m. : Announcements, Lunch and Panel Discussion

This event is $30 for Alliance Members | $45 for Access Members | $60 for Non-Members


No refunds, but substitutions are encouraged for same event.

For dietary restrictions please contact Ayele Kuevidjen,