Past Events

WISE @ Seattle Storm - Climate Pledge Arena

Tuesday, June 7, 2022

Join WISE Seattle on an outing to watch the Seattle Storm in action vs. the Atlanta Dream. We will start in the new Seattle Storm Champions Center (located within the Pacific Science Center) for a pregame session including a conversation with Ginny Gilder (learn more in her bio below)!Also, enjoy some light bites, drinks, and to meet up with other WISE members. We'll head across the Seattle Center to Climate Pledge Arena for the game starting at 7:00PM.This will be one you won't want to miss! Tickets are limited, sign up soon!

Admission FEE:
  • Members: $25*
  • Non-Members: $40*
*Tickets include game ticket and pregame (food and beverages) - purchase through Eventbrite and game ticket will be transferred to you via the email that is registered on the Eventbrite Ticket.

  • PREGAME: Starts at 5:00PM
  • Seattle Storm Champions Center (Read more about the Center Here)
  • 200 2nd Ave N Suite 2021, Seattle, WA 98109
  • GAME TIME: 7:00PM
  • Climate Pledge Arena
  • 334 1st Ave N, Seattle, WA 98109
  • Click Here for Game Details

Seattle Storm Champion Center, 200 2nd Ave N Suite 2021

Tee Up with WISE: Golf & Networking

Tuesday, May 10, 2022

New to Golf or want to sharpen your skills before the next Golf outing? Join us for a night of networking at the Links at Interbay.

Business deals get done, connections are made and promotions are offered on the golf course. Join us as we learn the basics and work on our swings at the driving range.We will have instructors to help you perfect your swings and give you useful tips to improve your drive. This event is for all levels, so whether you have never picked up a club or have your pro tour card, all are welcome. Make sure to wear something comfortable for swinging a club.

Admission FEE:
Members: $5*
Non-Members: $15*

*Tickets include range balls & stall fees, snacks and 2 drink tickets (beer, wine, NA Beverages)

6:30 pm-6:45 pm- Check In/Network (Upper Level)
Food and Beverage Provided

6:45 pm- Board Announcements & Giveaway 2 Sounders Tickets and Hear from Cathy Cangiano

7:00 pm- 8:00 pm - Practice your Swing with 2 Instructors
15 Bays Reserved, Bucket of Balls & Clubs Provided

8:00 pm- 8:30 pm- Wrapping up/Networking

What to Wear/Bring:
Athleisure, or clothes you can move in.
Athletic Shoes
Clubs Optional (we will have some to borrow)

Interbay Golf Center, 2501 15th Avenue West

Women Behind the Brewing Industry with Pink Boots Society

Tuesday, April 12, 2022

Join us for for the release of International Women's Brew Collabs. Learn about the brews from the women who make them!
Women's Collaboration Brew Release Party with Pink Boots Society. Join us for a tap takeover at Big Time Brewery for the release of International Women's Brew Collabs. You'll be able to hear more about the beers you are drinking from women brewers who made them. Let's network and meet the women behind the brewing industry!

Admission FEE:
Members: FREE

Non-Members: $15*
Tickets include 2 drink tickets and appetizers

Big Time Brewery & Alehouse, 4133 University Way Northeast


Power Play: Up Close and Personal with Amazon

Tuesday, March 8, 2022

Power Play is a WISE signature event, held each year during the month of March in celebration of National Women’s History Month.

Join us on Tuesday, March 8th for Power Play - A WISE signature event, held each year during the month of March in celebration of National Women’s History Month.

Power Play is a program panel event featuring senior to executive level professionals from the same organization, or section of sports business, who represent different areas of discipline within the organization.

This year, WISE Seattle is thrilled to welcome a panel of speakers from AMAZON.

2022 Speakers include:

- Katie Harnetiaux, Head of North America Consumer Marketing and Creative
- Tricia Crider, Sr. Manager for Marketing, Bus Development, and 3P Sr. Vendor
- Shauna Goldman, Manager for Amazon Fan Shop
- Wynne Adams, Manager of Vendor Management for Amazon Outdoors
- Jenn Stevens, GM/Lead of Amazon Fashion Team (Shoes, Jewelry and Watches)
- Moderated by: Brook Fox- Brooke & Jeffrey Show at Movin 92.5

Admission FEE:
Members: FREE
Non-Members: $15
*Tickets include 2 drink tickets and appetizers

Washington Athletic Club, 1325 6th Avenue, Seattle, WA 98101

WISE Seattle Speed Mentoring

Tuesday, February 8, 2022

Get up close and personal with industry veterans to discuss career and professional goals at this unique WISE Seattle mentoring event.

Join us at Lumen Field on Tuesday, February 8th for the return of one of our favorite in-person event: Speed Mentoring Roundtables. Get up close and personal with industry veterans and peers to discuss career and professional development topics that are important to you.This event fosters networking, learning, and deep conversations no matter where you stand in your career.The event is free to join for members and non-members and will feature a cash bar.Save your spot today for one of our most popular events of the year!

COVID Policies
We'll be following Lumen Field's COVID guidelines and you can view them here.

Lumen Field, 330 S Royal Brougham Way, Seattle, WA 98134

Financial Fitness

August 11, 2020

A signature program of WISE, this year's Financial Fitness event focused on core financial planning and financial education ideas. The goal of the event was for attendees to feel more comfortable and confident in asking tough questions to manage our personal finances. Join us next year for an opportunity to learn these essential skills!


Diversity & Inclusion Daily Challenge Dialogue

Thursday, October 29, 2020

Join us for a dialogue about Diversity & Inclusion, based on the content of our 11 Daily Challenge activities.


Diversity & Inclusion Daily Challenge Dialogue

Monday, October 26

Join us for a dialogue about Diversity & Inclusion, based on the content of our 11 Daily Challenge activities.


Get in the Game with Diversity & Inclusion

Tuesday, October 13, 2020

Attendees were led by Kay Martinez for a meaningful skill-building workshop on Diversity & Inclusion. Kay is the Associate Director at JEDI and has led JEDI initiatives in higher education for over a decade at universities across the country including Stanford, Tufts and Harvard University. The WISE Seattle Diversity & Inclusion committee also launched a Daily Challenge following the event to encourage ongoing learning and dialogue.


Poker PowHER

Tuesday, September 8, 2020

Take a seat at the (virtual) table and learn the in's and out's of poker! For absurd reasons, poker has always been a man's game. That game is over. It’s time to make room at the table for women. No need to scooch over—we're flipping the table. And bringing our own chairs. We're teaching women how to play poker—not for money, but rather for a pot of skills way more valuable: confidence, ability to assess risk, discipline, and strategic thinking.


Power Play Panel

Tuesday, July 14, 2020

Heather Curtis & Ginny Sorenson, two senior executive-level women from Swire Coca-Cola, a WISE Seattle founding partner, joined moderator Jen Mueller for an insightful and honest conversation about finding success in business. Attendees called this one of the most inspiring WISE Seattle events they've attended!


Our Relationship With Stress and Challenge in Times of Chaos

Tuesday, June 9, 2020

2-time Olympic volleyball player and mindset coach Courtney Thompson joined us for a light and inspiring conversation around how we can train our minds to have world class thoughts and why investing in mindset can help us show up fully in the moments we care about the most.


Building Positivity and Mental Health

Tuesday, May 12, 2020

We were joined by Adam Bernero, former MLB pitcher and current Seattle Mariners Mental Performance Coach, who guided attendees through skills and actionable steps to help remain positive and maintain strong mental health through the Covid-19 crisis.


Virtual "Sweatworking"

Tuesday, April 14, 2020

Sweaty networking... get it? We partnered with Seattle-based gym, The Six, to bring a fun, uplifting workout done at home. We also raised over $700 in donations for The Six, with 10% donated to the Seattle Foundation COVID-19 Response Fund.


Speed Mentoring Roundtables

Tuesday, February 11, 2020

This unique mentoring experience merges the best of two popular event platforms — the executive roundtable and speed networking. Speed Mentoring Roundtables is an interactive event that brings you up close and personal with industry veterans and peers to discuss your burning career questions.

T-Mobile Park

Official Launch Celebration

Tuesday, January 14, 2020

Official launch celebration and goal setting activity

The Ninety

An "Enchant"-ing Evening

Tuesday, December 10, 2019

Enjoy hot chocolate and cider bar in the Mariners Clubhouse before heading out to the World's Largest Christmas Maze and Market to enjoy the lights and free ice skating!

T-Mobile Park

Meet the newest Seattle team, XFL Dragons

Tuesday, November 12, 2019

Learn more about what it takes to start a new team and league from the ladies at the XFL Dragons.

WeWork HawkTower

Wine Tasting in Pike Market

Tuesday, October 8, 2019

Wine, chocolate, cheese and charcuterie tasting with the winery owner and winemaker.

White Heron Cellars, Pike Place Market

Mariners Outing

Tuesday, September 10, 2019

A night at the ballpark!

T-Mobile Park

WISE Seattle August Meet-up - Flatstick Pub SLU

Tuesday, August 13, 2019

We're excited to see everyone for a casual evening of drinks and golf! Come and mingle or put your name down to join a group in a friendly competition on the course! Prizes included!

Note: while attendance is free, drinks and golf will be at participant's expense.

Flatstick Pub - South Lake Union, 609 Westlake Avenue North

WISE Seattle at Nike Downtown

Tuesday, July 9, 2019

A history of Nike and the Women's National Soccer team, discounted shopping and a high energy hip-hop yoga workout led by Hype Yogi from The Six!

Nike Downtown Seattle

WISE Seattle June Meet-up - NHL Seattle Preview

Tuesday, June 11, 2019

Event Details:

- 6-645pm: networking (wine, pizza and beer provided, courtesy of NHL Seattle!)

- 6:45pm – TOUR!

- 7:15-8pm – Q&A with the ladies of NHL Seattle

Parking is street or at Pacific Science Center. Ridesharing is encouraged, or Lyft/Uber.

NHL Seattle Preview Center, 200 2nd Ave N, Suite 2021

Seattle, WA 98109

WISE Seattle May Meet-up

Tuesday, May 14, 2019

Women in Sports & Events is a professional group for women in the business of sports. Join us this month at Hornall Anderson and learn best practices working with agencies from branding, client, and agency perspectives.


6:00 pm - 6:45 pm: Networking

6:45 pm – 7:30 pm: Panel Discussion moderated by Allison Roger, Creative Director at Hornall Anderson: Navigating the Agency/Client Relationships.

7:30 pm– 8:00 pm: Wrap up

Lite appetizers and beverages will be provided.

To learn more, visit us at WISE Seattle.

Next meet up will be on Tuesday, June 11th.

Hornall Anderson, 1505 5th Avenue, #600

WISE Seattle April Meet-up

Tuesday, April 9, 2019

Hello everyone! Please join us if you're a woman in sports or events in the Seattle area and looking to connect with other amazing ladies in these industries.

This get-together will be part networking and part brainstorming/discussion on what everyone would like to get out of the group, events we'd like to develop for 2020 and just generally help answer questions and connect everyone.

To learn more:

Join us on LinkedIn at

Connect with us on Twitter @WISESeattle

More events will be held on the second Tuesday of every month from 6-8pm at different locations. Stay tuned.

Elysian Fields, 542 1st Avenue South

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