Georgia Tech’s IMPACT Speaker Series will feature alumnus Mary Rockett Brock, co-owner of WNBA team The Atlanta Dream, on Wednesday, Feb. 27.
Brock, whose lecture is titled "Dream Big – Driving Success in the Business of Women and Sports," will speak at 4:30 p.m. in LeCraw Auditorium of the Georgia Tech Scheller College of Business (800 West Peachtree Street).
Free and open to the public, the IMPACT series brings notable business executives, high-tech entrepreneurs, and intellectual leaders to the College. The Ehmer lecture is sponsored by Tech's Institute for Leadership and Entrepreneurship, H. Milton Stewart School of Industrial and Systems Engineering, and Student Alumni Association.
Brock leads the only professional sports franchise in the Southeast owned by women. In its five-year history as an expansion team,The Atlanta Dream has been in the playoffs four years and made the finals twice.
In addition to her focus on building The Atlanta Dream, Brock is very committed to Georgia Tech. She is co-chair of Campaign Georgia Tech with her husband, John, a Georgia Tech graduate and CEO of Coca-Cola Enterprises.
For the full Spring 2013 lineup of IMPACT speakers, visit the IMPACT Website.