Olympian Summer Sanders on the keynote CME Group Tour Championship Womens Leadership Day | LPGA

by | Oct 22, 2021 | LPGA

Naples’ Premier Women’s Leadership Event returns on November 19th

NAPLES, Fla. (October 22, 2021) – The CME Group Tour Championship and Versant Health are pleased to announce Olympian Summer Sanders as the keynote speaker for the CME Group Tour Championship Women’s Leadership Day presented by Versant Health. Women’s Leadership Day will take place on Friday, November 19, 2021, when the Tour Championship returns to the Tiburon Golf Club at The Ritz-Carlton Golf Resort, Naples, at the end of the LPGA season from November 18-21, 2021. The CME Group Tour Championship Women’s Leadership Day provides current and emerging female leaders the opportunity to network, network, and learn from one another while discussing leadership development and women’s empowerment.

Summer Sanders emerged as the best decorated US swimmer at the 1992 Olympic Games in Barcelona and won four medals – two gold, one silver and one bronze. After retiring from swimming, Sanders pursued a career on television and appeared on several programs as a correspondent and presenter. Sanders is also a health and fitness advocate and produces articles, tips, and workouts for various outlets. she is an active Right to Play ambassador and is currently shooting new projects with her production company Black Line Media. As a melanoma survivor, she also volunteers as spokesperson for the John Wayne Cancer Foundation’s “Block The Blaze” campaign. Sanders is currently appearing on the all-female roundtable sports show “We Need to Talk” on CBS Sports Network. More information can be found at www.summersanders.co

In addition to the keynote of the summer, guests can look forward to an inspiring panel discussion with female executives, followed by lunch and a happy hour for networking.

New for 2021 is the presenting sponsorship from Versant Health as part of their “See Everything Be Anything” campaign. “We are excited to sponsor the second annual Women’s Leadership Day and give women leaders from around the country the opportunity to connect and learn from one another,” said James Reid, President and CEO of Versant Health.

“We are very excited to bring our Women’s Leadership Day back to the CME Group Tour Championship. Thanks to our great partner Versant Health, attendees will have a great experience this year as we meet to celebrate strong women from local and national markets. It’s a great opportunity for us to have Summer Sanders here to share her inspiring story as an Olympian, businesswoman, mother and wife, “said Tournament Director Matt Hoover.

The Women’s Leadership Day Presented by Versant Health is currently offering table sponsorships for local businesses and table places for individuals online on October 25, 2021.

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