November 14 | Palm Beach Gardens, Fla.-- PNC Bank and the Executive Women’s Golf Association (EWGA) will celebrate women and golf with a special networking breakfast and panel discussion on December 7, 2016 as a lead-in to the 2016 PNC Father/Son Challenge at the Ritz-Carlton Golf Club in Orlando, FL. In this nationally broadcast tournament, golf's Major Champions and their sons or daughters will compete at the Ritz-Carlton Golf Club, Grande Lakes Orlando on Dec. 10-11, 2016
For the 15th consecutive year, PNC was named one of the 2016 Working Mother magazine's "100 Best Companies" for its support of women in the workplace. To help kick-off this year’s tournament, PNC is hosting the Business and Birdies breakfast and panel discussion on site at the PNC Father/Son Challenge. This unique event celebrates and connects women in the greater Orlando community to the game by showcasing successful women who utilize golf for personal and professional success. Emcee Pam Swensen, CEO of the leading national premier golf association for women, EWGA, will moderate a panel discussion on how golf impacts one’s life both on and off the course. Following the panel discussion, Tim Rosaforte from the Golf Channel will host a Q&A session with PNC Father/Son Challenge defending champion, Lanny Wadkins.
“EWGA is delighted to partner with PNC to support women in business by showcasing this lifelong sport” said Pam Swensen, EWGA CEO. “The Business & Birdies breakfast and networking event held in conjunction with the PNC Father/Son Challenge truly reinforces the power of golf in building business relationships coupled with the compelling bond golf creates among the Major PGA TOUR Champions and their families.”
The PNC Financial Services Group, Inc. (NYSE: PNC) is one of the largest diversified financial services institutions in the United States, organized around its customers and communities for strong relationships and local delivery of retail and business banking; residential mortgage banking; specialized services for corporations and government entities, including corporate banking, real estate finance and asset-based lending; wealth management and asset management. For information about PNC, visit www.pnc.com.
About the EWGA
As the largest women-focused amateur golf association in the United States with chapters in nearly every U.S. major market and corporate center, the EWGA has connected more than 125,000 working and professional women who share a passion for cultivating relationships and enjoying the game of golf. Offering a wide range of affordable organized golf activities and educational programs, this award-winning association – long recognized as the golf community for women - has been driving social and networking opportunities for its members through the game of golf since 1991. With EWGA Chapters located in more than 108 cities throughout the United States as well as in international locations including Bermuda, Canada and Italy, EWGA members are active participants in hundreds of communities.