A growing cast of industry leaders is confirmed to present during the inaugural Squash Summit, October 15-16, held concurrently with the 2015 Delaware Investments U.S. Open Squash Championships at Drexel University.
The full schedule and list of presenters will be released next week, and while some presenters have been announced—such as keynote speaker, U.S. Olympic Committee COO Lisa Baird—more innovators in their fields, both in and outside of the squash world, are now confirmed for the Philadelphia sessions.
Former WSA President and PSA Chief Commercial Officer Tommy Berden will address the Summit about the recent PSA merger with WSA, SquashTV innovations, and squash’s quest for Olympic inclusion.
Danielle Maur, National Squash Director as Life Time Fitness, brings a unique perspective of growing squash in communities through detailed programming. Life Time is a pioneer in the squash field with hundreds of courts nationwide bringing squash to an ever-expanding new audience.
Jessica Bailey will share the impact that New York Junior Tennis & Learning (NYJTL)—where she serves as the Senior Director of Education—has made on communities through sport and education. The NYJTL serves 75,000 children every year, showcasing the transformative possibilities of sport.
The founders of the Public Squash Foundation will present their vision for increasing accessibility of squash in New York City through converting underutilized park grounds into outdoor, public squash courts.
Reserve your spot for the Squash Summit now on www.squashsummit.com! Squash Summit attendees also receive tickets for the U.S. Open quarterfinals, semifinals, and finals that follow the Squash Summit sessions.