Katie Meyler’s Inspiring Mission Behind More Than Me

WME|IMG Speakers client and Time Magazine’s 2014 Person of the Year, Katie Meyler, grew up with humble beginnings, however, she would later witness true poverty abroad that put her upbringing in perspective. Her time spent serving underprivileged children and families across the globe helped her identify a single constant among the kids: they just wanted [...]

By | June 9, 2016|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Katie Meyler’s Inspiring Mission Behind More Than Me

WME|IMG Speakers Client Swin Cash Announces Retirement from WNBA

WME|IMG Speakers client and WNBA star Swin Cash has announced her decision to retire at the end of the 2016 WNBA season. Following an All-American career at the University of Connecticut, Cash was selected 2nd overall in the 2002 WNBA draft and played an impressive fifteen seasons with five franchises.  Cash, a four-time WNBA All-Star selection, won three WNBA championships and two Olympic [...]

By | June 8, 2016|Basketball, Swin Cash|Comments Off on WME|IMG Speakers Client Swin Cash Announces Retirement from WNBA

Terrence Jenkins Set to Host Miss USA 2016

Actor, TV Host and WME|IMG Speakers client Terrence Jenkins has been selected to host the 65th Miss USA pageant on June 5th.  The gala, set to take place at the T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas, will represent all 52 states and districts as the women compete for the prestigious crown of Miss USA 2016. Coming off a successful stint [...]

By | May 26, 2016|IMG Speakers|Comments Off on Terrence Jenkins Set to Host Miss USA 2016

WME|IMG Speakers Welcomes Award-Winning Filmmaker Andrew Jenks

Award-winning filmmaker and television producer, Andrew Jenks, is now an exclusive WME|IMG Speakers client. The New York Times remarked that Jenks’ work, “shines a light on a population that many of us would just as soon forget.” At age 19, Andrew moved into an assisted living facility in order to capture the true essence of this [...]

By | May 19, 2016|Andrew Jenks, Andrew Jenks Keynote Speaker|Comments Off on WME|IMG Speakers Welcomes Award-Winning Filmmaker Andrew Jenks

Kyle Petty’s Charity Ride Crosses the Finish Line

NASCAR legend and WME|IMG Speakers client Kyle Petty recently concluded the Kyle Petty Charity Ride Across America, a 2,264-mile motorcycle trek from California to Mississippi.  One of the most successful charity events in the country, this annual ride brings together celebrities, sponsors, motorcycle enthusiasts, fans and local communities to raise funds and awareness for Victory Junction, a [...]

By | May 11, 2016|Kyle Petty|Comments Off on Kyle Petty’s Charity Ride Crosses the Finish Line

WME|IMG Clients on Time Magazine’s 100 Most Influential People List

Congratulations to the many WME|IMG  clients who were included on Time Magazine's list of the 100 Most Influential People. Among those recognized were Lin Manuel-Miranda, the writer-composer and star of the blockbuster Broadway hit Hamilton, Hope Jahren, scientist and NY Times bestselling author of Lab Girl, UFC Champion Ronda Rousey and actors Idris Elba and Priyanka Chopra. Also included were [...]

By | April 25, 2016|Uncategorized|Comments Off on WME|IMG Clients on Time Magazine’s 100 Most Influential People List

Broadway’s Hamilton Wins the 2016 Pulitzer Prize for Drama

Writer-composer-star Lin-Manuel Miranda and his smash-hit musical Hamilton have been a cultural phenomenon for more than a year now. With the runaway success of the show, few were surprised that this groundbreaking musical was awarded the prestigious Pulitzer Prize for Drama. In a statement, Miranda said: “To be the 9th musical to ever win the [...]

By | April 19, 2016|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Broadway’s Hamilton Wins the 2016 Pulitzer Prize for Drama

Casey Neistat Named Youtuber of the Year

Congratulations to WME|IMG Speakers client Casey Neistat for being named Youtuber of the Year at the 8th Annual Shorty Awards! This internet innovator has been paving the way for web-based filmmakers since creating one of the first viral videos, “iPod’s Dirty Secret,” in 2003. While the subject matter and style of Neistat’s renegade videos may [...]

By | April 14, 2016|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Casey Neistat Named Youtuber of the Year

Best Dressed Athletes In Sports on SI’s Fashionable 50 List

Watch out fashion world, these WME IMG Speakers clients have wowed fans both on AND off the field! Sports Illustrated’ s “Fashionable 50” List is filled with the world’s most stylish athletes. Michael Strahan, Lindsey Vonn, Andre Iguodala and Cam Newton are included in the list. Special shout-outs to WNBA star Swin Cash for her slam [...]

By | April 14, 2016|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Best Dressed Athletes In Sports on SI’s Fashionable 50 List

WME|IMG Authors April Update

WME|IMG Speakers is proud to represent some of today’s most prominent authors.  Many of our clients are consistently at the top of The New York Times Bestseller List. For the last 12 weeks, When Breath Becomes Air, by the late Dr. Paul Kalanithi, has held the #1 spot. To read more about our client, Dr. [...]

By | April 14, 2016|Lin-Manuel Miranda|Comments Off on WME|IMG Authors April Update