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Women on Course

Women on Course

A Forum on Career, Life... and Golf!

Location: Ko Olina Golf Club

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Join Hawaii’s leaders during an exclusive educational half-day program featuring two of the world’s most successful businesswomen in athletics today. This unique forum will educate, inspire and demonstrate how today’s female professionals connect and balance the demands of work and personal life...with a little fun.

Proceeds from this event will benefit the YWCA Patsy T. Mink Center for Business & Leadership.
Learn more at mcbl-hawaii.org.

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Featured Speakers

Sherry Menor McNamara
The Chamber of Commerce of HawaiiThe Chamber of Commerce of Hawaii

Kim Gennaula
Aloha United Way
Aloha United Way

Meredith Ching
Senior VP,
Government and Community Relations
Alexander & Baldwin, Inc. Alexander & Baldwin Inc

Connecting With Her

Donna Orender

Donna Orender
Donna is currently the CEO of Orender Unlimited, a consulting company that is focused on providing sales, marketing, media and diversity strategies for a wide array of industry companies. Donna most recently served 6 years as President of the Women’s National Basketball Association Donna has been recognized as one of the top 10 Most Powerful Women in Sports and one of Newsweek’s100 Most Influential People in Sports.

Suzy Whaley PGA

Suzy Whaley
As a teacher of the game, Suzy’s teaching accolades include; 2013 Golf Digest Top 50 Best Teachers in America, 2012 top 4 female teacher designation by Golf Digest, and a two time Northeast LPGA teacher of the year. She is serving a second term as a member of the Connecticut PGA Board of Directors. Suzy recently received the 2012 Nancy Lopez Achievement Award, a national LPGA Award.

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Suggested Attire:
We recommend comfortable resort or sports attire with flat soled shoes.

  • •  Network with other successful female business professionals.
  • •  Hear from some of the top female business leaders in Hawaii.
  • •  Learn from two of America’s leading sports marketers.
  • •  Learn how to balance health and wellness in your busy work life.

Time Event
7:45 a.m. Registration, Networking and Continental Breakfast
8:30 a.m. Donna Orender and Suzy Whaley "Connecting with Her" Presentation
10:00 a.m. A Fun Golf Clinic for both Beginners and Players At All Skill Levels
11:00 a.m.

Luncheon Panel at Roy’s Ko Olina Featuring:
- Sherry Menor-McNamara, CEO, The Hawaii Chamber of Commerce
- Kim Gennaula, President, Aloha United Way
- Meredith Ching, Senior VP of Government and Community Relations, Alexander and Baldwin, Inc

1:30 p.m. Mahalo Tee Gift Presentation – Optional Golf or Resort Spa Activities

Time To Socialize! Additional After Event Activities
Ko olina Golf Club is happy to offer the following activities to round out your afternoon (or weekend) here at Ko Olina Resort. On the registration form, please select which activity you are most interested in participating in.

9-Holes at Ko Olina Golf Club! - FREE
Team up with other attendees in a fun 9-hole tournament! Individual and team prizes will be awarded. Ko Olina PGA Professionals will give a 15-minute clinic prior to tee off. Complimentary rental clubs will be provided upon request.

VIP Access to the Pacific Links Championship at Kapolei Golf Course - FREE
Get up close and personal with Pro’s from the Champions Tour who will be playing in the second round of the Pacific Links Championship at nearby Kapolei Golf Course.

Relax and unwind at Laniwai - A Disney Spa, at Aulani, a Disney Resort and Spa.

End your busy work week with a trip to the spa at Aulani. Enjoy discounted rates for many of their spa offerings. Pricing sheets will be available for distribution on the day of the event. *You are responsible for your applicable discounted rate. Based on availability, restrictions may apply.

Receive a special rate at the J.W. Marriott Resort and Spa
Spend a weekend with the family at the luxurious J.W. Marriott Ihilani Resort and Spa! The JW Marriott Ihilani will offer a special rate of $229/night standard room category for a future reservation in 2013 (regular rates $299 - $499). This special rate is subject to availability and tax, resort fee will apply. Attendees will receive a special email from the JW Marriott Ihilani with details on how to book your stay. Based on availability, restrictions may apply.

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