The 30 Most Powerful Women in Sports

Adweek celebrates marketing and media MVPs, an exec who refused to change for a job and one extraordinary soccer star

Athletics are often championed as an excellent way to learn the power of teamwork, dedication, goal setting, pushing your limits and playing through pain. Everybody’s Most Powerful Women in Sports is a shining example of those skills in action. It’s not easy to help the way for future generations, battle gender opportunity and opportunity, sometimes the only time you are in the room and lead your brand or team to new heights all at the same time. But then again, if it were easy, the women on our list probably would not be interested. —Kristina Feliciano

This story first appeared in the July 8, 2019, issue of Adweek magazine. Click here to subscribe.