2019 Wnet Leadership Summit Coming to Atlanta, Nov. 6-7; Registration Opens

Press Release
May 1, 2019

Summit Theme “Leading in a Changing World,” Expected To Draw Hundreds of Payments Leaders; Early Bird Pricing Available Until July 31, 2019

WAKEFIELD, Mass. – May 1, 2019 – The Women's Network in Electronic Transactions (Wnet), the premier not-for-profit professional organization for women in payments and financial services, today announced that registration is open for the 2019 Wnet Leadership Summit. The two-day event will be held at the InterContinental Buckhead Hotel in Atlanta from November 6 through November 7, 2019. Both women and men in payments are invited to register now and take advantage of the early-bird discount available until July 31, 2019. For more information about the Wnet Leadership Summit visit http://bit.ly/WnetSummit2019.

This year’s Summit theme, "Leading in a Changing World," reflects the incredible impact that networking, mentoring and leadership growth opportunities have on women and the men that advocate for them throughout the payments industry. Hundreds of participants — including rising stars, senior executives and male advocates — are expected to attend the two-day event in Atlanta, the nation’s payment hub.

“We are excited about this year’s Wnet Leadership Summit, which will be our largest event of the year. Hundreds of payments leaders will meet to discuss domestic and global trends impacting our industry. By attending, you will also hear from executives paving the way to create more creative and profitable organizations by improving gender diversity within their companies and our industry,” said Carol Grunberg, Wnet President, and Head of Growth, Global and Strategic Partnerships, Ant Financial.

The Wnet Leadership Summit will include two full days for networking and presentations by some of the most successful leaders in payments. 

“Attendees have the opportunity to network with some of the most successful executive leaders, both women and men, in the payments and fintech industries,” said Wnet Executive Director Lisl Dutterer. “In the Summit keynotes and panels, speakers will share experiences and advice specifically designed to help attendees' professional development, regardless of where they are on their career paths, and enable them to surge past industry stereotypes and corporate expectations."

To stay up to date on the latest 2019 Wnet Leadership Summit news and updates, please visit the event site or register directly by visiting http://bit.ly/WnetSummit2019.

About the Women's Network in Electronic Transactions (Wnet)

Women's Network in Electronic Transactions (Wnet) is the premier professional organization for women in payments and the men that advocate for them; providing personal enrichment no matter what stage members are in their careers. The organization provides world-class national and regional programming, fosters networking and promotes mentoring to help members achieve greater personal success, influence and professional parity. Founded in 2005, Wnet is a 501 (c) (3) not-for-profit organization serving thousands of women in payments annually. For more information about national and regional events and programming, or to become a member, please visit www.wnetonline.org.