The event began with a bit of networking followed by a panel with the awesome ladies of the WNBA. The panel group included, WNBA. President, Lisa Boarders, Chief Operating Officer, Jay Parry, Chief Financial Officer Donna Coleman and former WNBA player, Swin Cash, who is now the Director of Franchise Development for the New York Liberty.
During the talk, each of the ladies talked about their career and how they ended up working with the WNBA. With such interesting stories, the individual professionals left the audience proud and inspired. There was also an opportunity to find out about purchasing season ticket passes as well.
After the panel, there was one more surprise and when NBA Legend Isiah Thomas spoke and emphasized the important of women business owners supporting the WNBA. He also provided a sample of his Cheurlin champagne for the ladies.
The evening ended with tickets to the game for the evening with the NY Liberty playing the Washington Mystics. The Empire State was pleased for the evening when the Liberty players won the game and after a afternoon of business networking couple with fun, there is no better way to spend the day.