Next College Student Athlete (NCSA) President to Speak for Women in Sports and Events (WISE)
President of Leading Athletic Recruiting Firm, Lisa Strasman, Selected to Speak on “Women in Hockey” Panel
CHICAGO – Lisa Strasman, president of Next College Student Athlete (NCSA), the largest and most successful collegiate athletic recruiting network that matches high school student-athletes with college coaches, has been selected to speak on the Women in Hockey panel for Women In Sports and Events (WISE).
The panel will cover the perspective of a player, operations and merchandising management, fan experience and more.
Strasman played hockey for four years at Yale University, where she was captain of the team. After graduation, she played professionally in Switzerland before returning to her hometown of Chicago. Strasman now uses her athletic expertise to lead NCSA employees in helping student-athletes achieve their dream of playing sports in college.
Other panelists include Courtney Mahoney from the Chicago Wolves, and Annie Camins, Laura Clawson and Andrea Hahn of the Chicago Blackhawks.
WISE’s “Women in Hockey” panel will be held on Thursday, June 15, 2017 from 5:30 PM to 7:30 PM CDT at the United Center, located at 1901 W. Madison St. Chicago, IL 60612, in the second floor auditorium.
To register for the “Women in Hockey” panel, visit http://conta.cc/2qkBZtH. The event is $10 for WISE members and $20 for non-members.
About Next College Student Athlete (NCSA)
NCSA is the world’s largest and most successful collegiate athletic recruiting network. A wholly-owned subsidiary of Reigning Champs (www.reigningchamps.com), NCSA’s team of more than 600 former collegiate and professional athletes leverages 16 years of exclusive data, proprietary matching algorithms, and personal relationships to connect tens of thousands of college-bound student-athletes to more than 41,000 college coaches nationwide across 31 sports every year. You can learn more about NCSA at www.ncsasports.org.
About Women in Sports and Events (WISE)
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 and educational programs, WISE aims to offer its members the opportunity to gain valuable industry insights and connections that can provide them with 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, Boston, Chicago, Cleveland, Houston, Los Angeles, NYC Metro, Pittsburgh, San Diego, San Francisco/Bay Area, South Florida and Washington, D.C. For more information on WISE, please visit WISEworks.org.