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Women In Toys, Licensing & Entertainment Announces Its Inaugural WIT Leadership Forum

Immersive Day of Dialogue and Discovery for Industry Leaders,
to be held Tuesday, June 16, 2020 at Target in Minneapolis

NEW YORK, NY - February 26, 2020 - Women in Toys, Licensing & Entertainment (WIT) is pleased to announce its first-ever WIT Leadership Forum, hosted by Target on June 16, 2020. This one-day event will bring together a diverse community of inspiring and innovative leaders who will share compelling insights to spark transformational discovery and activate bold ideas.

Topics to be explored and poised to evoke dynamic dialogue include: A Mindset to Lead, Paving Your Purpose Path, Bringing Diversity to the Forefront, Thriving in Chaos and Shaping Tomorrow’s Leaders. Participants are also invited to a WIT Cocktails and Conversation evening reception on Monday, June 15th.

“We’re thrilled to host this event at Target’s headquarters, where we’ll shine a spotlight on leadership and inspirational visionaries who are committed to helping female leaders evolve and achieve their full potential,” added Janice Ross, WIT Vice President, and Managing Partner, Brand Fresh Management. “The Forum will fuel important conversations and help us build a playbook that will lead to significant and groundbreaking impact for women in our industry, the companies they work for, and the next generation of female executives.

The WIT Leadership Forum will be held at Target’s headquarters in Minneapolis.

Registration for the WIT Leadership Forum is now open. For more information and to register, visit

Early Bird by May 29, 2020: $495 WIT Members / $695 Non-Members
After May 29, 2020: $595 WIT Members / $795 Non-Members

Fee includes WIT Cocktails & Conversation reception on June 15 and full-day Leadership Forum on June 16.


Founded in 1991, Women in Toys, Licensing & Entertainment (WIT) / The WIT Foundation is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization whose mission is to advance women through leadership, networking and educational opportunities. WIT serves and supports women at all stages of their careers, from entrepreneurs and startups to seasoned industry veterans. The WIT Foundation grants scholarships to deserving students enrolled in industry-related undergraduate programs. WIT has 25 chapters throughout the U.S., Canada, Hong Kong, France, the UK and Australia, with liaisons in Finland, Germany, India and Lebanon.

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