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Leading Voice + Resource
For Women in Sports Business
Our membership comprises professionals at various stages of their careers
and spans all disciplines within the industry.
Event Shoot - WiSE NYC Metro Chapter
Get In The Game
Take Charge Of Your Career
Join the team to help empower women in the business
of sports with the tools to reach their career goals.
Event Shoot - WISE NYC Chapter
Women Who Inspire
Celebrating Industry Leaders
Annual Women of Inspiration Awards Reception
honors women making an impact in the industry.
Grow Your Network
Strengthen Professional Relationships
Interact with a network of members throughout the U.S. and Canada!
Events That Engage
Discover the Benefits of Membership
More than a dozen events are held annually in the NYC Metro region!

The Voice And Resource For Professional Women In The Business Of Sports

WISE (Women in Sports and Events) is the leading voice and resource for professional women in the business of sports. Through ongoing meetings, special events and mentoring programs, WISE aims to offer its members the opportunity to gain valuable industry insights and connections that can give them a competitive advantage in their current position and as they advance in their careers. Founded in 1993, WISE is a national membership organization and registered 501(c)(3) public charity headquartered in New York City, with chapters in Atlanta, Arizona, Boston, Charlotte, Chicago, Cleveland, Dallas, Detroit, Greater Raleigh, Houston, Las Vegas, Los Angeles, NYC Metro, Pittsburgh, San Diego, San Francisco/Bay Area, Tampa Bay, Toronto, Twin Cities, Utah, and Washington, D.C.

The NYC Metro Chapter of WISE is a non-profit 501 (c) 3 organization established in 2007 and is home to more than 500 sports business professionals in the greater New York City Metropolitan region. With six signature programs in the local market, two of which have become national programs conducted by WISE chapters nationwide, the NYC Metro Chapter hosts more than 12 events each year under the leadership of a volunteer led board of directors and dozens of member volunteers. 

2020 Events At A Glance

Speed Mentoring Roundtables
applications for WISE Within Mentoring Program available
Networking Meet-Up
Power Play Panel
Spring Book Club Meeting
WISE Within Mentoring KickOff
Dine + Learn Workshop
Networking Meet-Up
Summer Kick-Off Event
Summer Fun Activities



Program Panel Discussion
WISE Within Mentoring Mid-Point
Financial Fitness Workshop
Networking Meet-Up NOVEMBER
Fall Book Club Meeting
Program Panel Discussion
WISE Within Mentoring Wrap-Up
Women of Inspiration Awards Reception + Holiday Party

*due to the need for  social distancing, virtual program content only will be offered this summer.

Some activities may be altered to accommodate the current climate.

Due to COVID19 and the continued need for social distancing, NYC Metro Chapter events will be virtual until further notice.

There are no upcoming events at this time.

Get In The Game

Become A Member Today

WISE NYC Metro Chapter Signature Programs

Member Engagement Activities


Quarterly Networking Events.
Members are encouraged to bring a guest.

Spring and Fall Book Club Meetings.
Contact: the Professional Development Committee To Join the Book Club

“If you want to go quickly, go alone. If you want to go far, go together.” 

African Proverb

year-round activities
and growing
and counting
21 chapters in the US and Canada

Become A Member

Professional Membership 
Connect with a ready-made network of women in your city and get access to unique mentoring opportunities. 

Student Membership
College and graduate students currently enrolled full-time in accredited higher education institutions: learn some of the skills you’ll need and begin to build your professional network.

Become A Corporate Member

Show your support for your employees and save with group discounts.

WISE is pleased to offer discounts off of our annual professional level membership rate, starting with a minimum of five employees from the same organization. Employees do not need to be from the same office location, but must be registered together as a group at the same time to qualify for the discount.

Registration is quick and easy. Self-register your orgainzation by clicking on the button below.

Become A Corporate Partner

Take your support beyond a Corporate Membership and partner with the NYC Metro Chapter of WISE on programs and events. Get access to exclusive marketing and promotional opportunities including speaking opportunities and customized activations.

Contact our Partnerships Team to get started.