Cynopsis is launching a new awards program celebrating female trailblazers in the sports industry. These are the women pushing the industry forward, from roles in all levels of production, technology, marketing and more. Top Women in Sports honorees are change agents who empower and inspire with their drive for innovation and inclusion.
“With so many profound issues affecting women taking the spotlight in the past year, Cynopsis is launching our newest event, which will bring together the community from around the world of sports, and honor the drive and innovation that is evolving change in the sports industry.”
Chris Pursell – Director, Sports Content, Cynopsis Sports
Honoring a female executive helping improve the fan experience and engage audiences via technology like VR, mobile apps,OTT service and more.
Honoring on-air sports talent with insight and commentary that informs, entertains and engages sports fans.
Honoring an outstanding sports programming production executive for demonstrating creativity, accuracy and innovation.
Honoring an executive who has driven the execution of an outstanding program or campaign dedicated to social good.
Honoring an executive who has driven the ideation and/or execution of a social media campaign that has generated excitement and boosted engagement in new and innovative ways.
Honoring an executive at a sports-centric brand who has demonstrated an innovative approach to connecting with and engaging the sports audience.
Honoring a marketing executive who has solved a marketing challenge with creativity and forward thinking.
December 4, 2018
December 11, 2018
The price of each primary entry is $399. If you are submitting a secondary entry for the same person into two or more categories, the price drops to $199 for each additional entry.
Please note, the content for any tagged entries at the reduced rate will need to be the same as the original entry. Payment in full must accompany the entry and is not refundable.
All entries must be submitted online by 12/4 at 11:59pm EST. Entries submitted after that date will automatically incur a $225 late fee, per entry.
Finalists will be notified in late January.
The entry process is completed solely online:
First, you will be guided through the registration process, and then the entry (synopsis + supporting materials), and payment process.
Entries are judged by a blue-chip panel of industry executives, as well as by the staff of Cynopsis Media. We evaluate your entry based on the criteria listed in the “Compiling Your Entry” section.
Any communications professional worldwide—corporate, agency, non-profit, academic institutions.
The winners will receive their award during the Cynopsis Top Women in Sports Awards Gala in Spring 2019 in NYC.
For award entries and event registration questions, contact:
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