PRESS RELEASE — SANTA ANA, Calif., March 6, 2020 – Alliance of Channel Women, a not-for-profit organization dedicated to accelerating the growth of female channel leaders in technology, announced today that NFL Sports Agent Kelli Masters will be the keynote speaker at ACW’s 10th Anniversary celebration at ACWConnect Live! 5-8 p.m. March 9 at the Channel Partners Conference & Expo in Las Vegas.
In 2020, ACW is celebrating a decade of empowering channel women. ACW was founded in 2010 and has grown in membership and mission with the intent to be agents of change for women in the channel community.
Keynote speaker NFL Sports Agent Kelli Masters knows all about driving change. Widely recognized as one of the most influential women in sports business, Masters will share her story as NFL sports agent, attorney, journalist and Miss Oklahoma, in her keynote address, “Agent for Change: The Power of Diversity in Leadership.”
Masters has represented more professional athletes than any woman in the industry, having served as agent/contract adviser to players in every NFL draft since 2006 as well as numerous athletes in the MLB draft and the Olympics. In 2010, she made history as the first woman to represent a first-round pick in the NFL Draft.
Masters also is as an Adjunct Professor at Oklahoma City University and Oklahoma Christian University, teaching Sports Law. She is a sought-after writer and speaker on topics of sports and nonprofit as well as leadership, diversity and discovering purpose in life. Her first book, Dream Job, is in the works.
Don’t miss this exciting keynote address. Tickets are limited to space available. Advance registration is recommended. Pre-registration closes on Friday, March 6th at 12 p.m. ET. Additional tickets may be available at the door on a “first come, first served” basis.
The ACWConnect Live! will be held from 5-8 p.m., March 9, 2020, in Room Bassano 2708 at The Venetian & Sands Expo. The networking event is open to all attendees of the Channel Partners Conference & Expo event. It is free to all ACW members and $30 for non-members. Click here to register. Become an ACW member and attend free, visit https://allianceofchannelwomen.org/membership.
About the Alliance of Channel Women
Founded in 2010, the Alliance of Channel Women (formerly Women in the Channel) is a not-for-profit organization of women in the indirect sales channel of the telecom and IT industry. The Alliance of Channel Women brings us together to empower and advance women’s careers and leadership roles in the technology channel through education, community, advocacy and opportunities for personal growth. To learn more and to become a member, please visit www.allianceofchannelwomen.org.