WISE TC Leadership Accelerator Cohort presented by Premier Performance Advising

When:  Sep 9, 2024 from 09:00 AM to 11:00 AM (CT)
Associated with  WISE Twin Cities

WISE TC Leadership Accelerator Cohort

presented by Premier Performance Advising

Join WISE Twin Cities and Premier Performance Advising to unlock your leadership performance through empowering workshops to gain confidence, new skills, and connect with like-minded women to elevate your career.

This membership-only Leadership Cohort offers a tailored, 6-month program hosted in a small group experience for women in the sports and events industries. Gain new individual insights and deepen local industry connections with other leaders.

Leadership cohort qualifications:

  • Be an active member of WISE TC.
  • Be a woman working in the sports and events industries with 10+ years of work experience.
  • Ability to attend both Fall 2024 Workshops.

Program Details

  • September 2024-March 2025 (Virtual)
    • Performance Advising 1:1 - Self-scheduled one-on-one coaching with Premier Performance Advising consultant.
  • Monday, September 9, 9-11 a.m. (Renaissance Hotel, The Depot)
    • Workshop Part 1: Evolving Your Impact: Navigating Transitions for Yourself and Your Team - We delve into the pivotal concept of what got you here won't necessarily get you there. Discover how to lead your team through transitions with empathy and clarity, leveraging self-awareness and resilience as guiding pillars. Through reflective activities, identify the emotions and skills deployed during transitions, discerning what strategies proved effective and what didn't, empowering you to navigate future changes with confidence and agility.
  • Monday, October 7, 9-11 a.m. (Renaissance Hotel, The Depot)
    • Workshop Part 2: Evolving Your Impact: Mastering Confidence and Relationships in the Sports Industry - Learn powerful techniques for cultivating a positive, performance-driven mindset that will keep you resilient, focused, and brimming with confidence. Discover the keys to recognizing and adapting to different personality styles for effective communication and trust-building with colleagues and clients, along with strategies to engage Gen Z members and foster cross-generational collaboration and understanding.
  • Spring 2025
    • 'Leadership Today' Panel Discussion - Facilitated discussion about the landscape for sports business leaders in recent years. Challenges, changes, and progress.
  • Spring 2025
    • Leaders Social Event - Join Cohort members, the WISE TC Advisory Board, and the WISE TC Board of Directors for a closed social event.

*all workshop and group events are in-person.


About Premier Performance Advising 

Premier Performance Advising (PPA) helps organizations thrive and win. Their unique approach revolutionizes the dynamics of teams and leaders. They leverage a blend of psychological assessments, experiential learning, professional guidance, and activities focused on performance mindset cultivation. PPA enhances leadership competencies in communication approaches, decision-making, emotional intelligence, and performance under pressure through 1:1 executive coaching, executive retreats, intact team facilitation, masterclasses, and workshops.

About Cathy Winter 

Cathy is an experienced leadership expert that is passionate about helping individuals understand and fine tune their unique style to bring out the best performance in themselves and their teams. She brings to her clients the insights and learning from over 25 years of consulting and business management experience in sales, operations, and human resources for a number of corporate and sport organizations. She has become widely recognized for her expertise in assessing and optimizing talent as well as working with teams to function at optimal levels of trust, alignment and performance.   

Cathy frequently presents on pressing leadership topics and is known for the lively energy of her presentations and her engaging, thought-provoking approach across diverse audiences.  With an emphasis on the unique context and challenges each organization and its leaders face, she helps them recognize and act on opportunities to improve their influence, inspire their teams, and impact performance. Her client work at Premier involves executive coaching and program design/delivery for business and sport organizations, including the facilitation of leadership programming for programs in the Big 10, and franchises in the MLB and NBA.  She currently sits on the Advisory Board for Women in Sports & Events, Twin Cities, the nation’s leading non-profit resource for the advancement of women in the business of sport.



$250 members


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Questions? Contact us at info@wisetwincities.org.

Registration Dates

Registration Register Before
Registration Ends Wednesday, July 31, 2024


Renaissance Hotel, The Depot
225 3rd Ave S
Minneapolis, MN 55401

Pricing Information

Registration Price
Member Ticket $250.00
Nonmember Ticket $250.00