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2017 WIT Wonder Women Awards Gala   Oh, What a Night! On February 19, over 650 executives and senior leaders in toys, licensing and entertainment celebrated our industry's outstanding women at the 13th Annual Wonder Women Awards Gala. The fun and festive event took place at Pier 60...

The Toronto WIT Chapter kicked off the holiday season with their biggest and merriest event of the year! This was one for the record books. Toronto co-chairs Jessica Gavin and Kristin Lecour welcomed a tremendous turnout, and guests from all corners of the industry enjoyed a...

On Saturday, November 19th, WIT hosted a panel discussion and breakfast prior to the opening of The Chicago Toy & Game Fair at Navy Pier in Chicago. Panelists discussed how products positively influences the lives of kids and adults and why consumers are craving more...

Thank you to our NoCA members and our guests who attended the incredibly inspiring Empowerment Luncheon event on November 10, 2016, in San Francisco! Natascha Thomson, Jim Block and Mystical Greatrick provided amazing goodies and tools for improving our social media profile and effectiveness! Each...

WIT So Cal members were treated to a hands-on Leadership Accelerator presented by award-winning author and entrepreneur Marsh Engle. Hosted by ABC7 Spark of Love Toy Drive, the group discussed leadership values, personal brand development, and opportunities to be of service to those in need...

July 12 @ 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm Rare Bar & Grill Murray Hill, 303 Lexington Ave New York, NY 10016 United States WIT's New York Chapter is gathering at the Rare Bar & Grill Murray Hill rooftop for a summer evening happy hour. Join us for this casual event...

Curious About Crowdfunding   WIT’s Northern California Chapter learned all about crowdfunding at their recent networking event at Indiegogo. Host Alisa Cordesius, Indiegogo’s Director of Social Innovation & Design, shared the many benefits of a crowdfunding campaign in addition to cash in the bank—such as raising awareness,...

A WIT-Fueled Evening of Inspiration and Entrepreneurship in NYC!   Guests gathered together in New York City, on May 11th, for a fun and empowering evening to learn how two successful toy industry women got their start in business — Samantha Freeman, CEO of Out of the...

WIT’s Hong Kong Chapter mingled over cocktails with a harbor view mixed with a fun & funky vibe at Spasso on April 14th! Special music guest The Anello entertained the group with their eclectic mix of R&B, trumpet, electro-beats and even a freestyle song with a...