PNC’s 10th Annual Women in Business Week Webcast Series

September 14 - September 18, 2020

Featuring Keynote Speaker: Ellen Latham,
Creator & Co-Founder, Orangetheory Fitness

Thursday, September 17, 2020
11:00 a.m. - Noon, ET


Each year, PNC Women in Business Week celebrates women business leaders

In 2020, we’re pleased to share an expanded all-virtual line-up of inspirational stories and insights from customers, colleagues and friends.  We hope you’ll join us for some, or all, of the free webcasts. See the complete schedule of Women in Business Week events.

About our Keynote Speaker Ellen Latham,
Creator & Co-Founder, Orangetheory Fitness

As a highly trained physiologist, Ellen has devoted her personal and professional life to changing the world, one heartbeat at a time. Having grown up in Niagara Falls, N.Y., as the daughter of a physical education teacher and coach, Ellen has enjoyed a lifelong passion for health and fitness through her career as a physiologist and entrepreneur.

Ellen co-founded Orangetheory Fitness in 2010, growing it to a worldwide phenomenon with more than 1300 studios across 23 countries, recognized as Forbes’ Fastest-Growing Women-Owned Business. The Orangetheory workout, which is designed to stimulate metabolism and increase energy, has been lauded by many as the best one-hour workout in the country as it continues to bring thousands of members more life. Ellen holds a bachelor’s degree in physical education and a master’s degree in exercise physiology from the University of New York.


 Join us for Ellen's inspirational webcast and learn how a passion can become success.

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Sweepstakes Rules[1]

To take advantage of this webcast, you will need internet access.

PNC Presents: The Heartbeat of a Billion-Dollar Business.

As part of our Women In Business webcast series, Ellen Latham, Keynote Speaker, thought she was at the height of her career, when she lost her dream job as manager of an elite fitness spa. Now, she’s sharing the story of how she turned what could have been an insurmountable setback into the enormously popular franchise, Orangetheory Fitness.

Ellen will share how she grew her business into a successful  franchise and brand:

  Turning a job loss into an opportunity

  The importance of mentorship

  Deciding to franchise

  Overcoming challenges due to COVID-19

  and more!

Sign up for Ellen's September 17th Q & A webcast to be entered for a chance to win $25,000, plus a 30-minute mentoring call with Ellen.[1]

Get insights on how to take your business where you want it to go.

RegisterSweepstakes Rules »

To take advantage of this webcast, you will need internet access.

Unable to join the webcast on September 17,
or want to hear it again?

A replay recording will be available here at shortly after the original broadcast.

Get ready for more inspiration!

Watch for additional PNC and Women Who Achieve webcasts coming this year.

Check back here periodically at for future webcast details.

PNC Presents its 10th Annual Women In Business Week
Monday, September 14 - Friday, September 18, 2020

Online Webcasts and Activities

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To take advantage of these webcasts, you will need internet access.


Unapologetically Ambitious: A Conversation with Shellye Archambeau

11:00 AM EDT

A candid conversation with executive and author, Shellye Archambeau, about her career and experience as a Black female and her advice for creating a diverse, inclusive workplace culture.


Votes for Women

11:00 AM EDT

A conversation with an award-winning journalist discussing the suffragists’ hard fought battle to win the right to vote.

Esports: Leveling the Playing Field for Women and Girls

2:00 PM EDT

Industry leaders will debunk myths and shed light on the career and financial opportunities in this Big Money industry.

Story Time with PNC Great Readers

4:00 PM EDT

Well known community partners read aloud their favorite children’s books.


Brand Trust in 2020

10:00 AM EDT

Building trust in your brand can lead to deeper, more resilient relationships. Experts from global communications firm, Edelman, share results from their Trust Barometer Survey.

Celebrating Hispanic Heritage Month with Nina Vaca

12:00 PM EDT

A lively conversation with Nina Vaca, Pinnacle Group chairman and CEO, and the Presidential Ambassador for Global Entrepreneurship.

Fighting Financial Fraud

2:00 PM EDT

A conversation about this parallel pandemic and how to protect yourself and your company.


Women in Business Week Keynote Presentation: Q&A with Ellen Latham

Creator and Co-Founder, Orangetheory Fitness

11:00 AM EDT

Ellen Latham will share the story of how she grew a business that she started in her own home into a successful fitness franchise.


Virtual Yoga

10:00 AM EDT

A virtual yoga class led by Heather Peterson, chief yoga officer, Denver CorePower Yoga.

Reel Fitness

12:00 PM EDT

Sharon McKim, physical therapist at PNC’s Well-being Center* in Pittsburgh, Pa., shares tips and hacks for staying healthy at work and home through guided exercises, stretches and breathing techniques.

*The Well-being Centers are managed by Cerner Corporation, a leader in workplace health services.  Care received at the Center is provided and administered by Cerner and is confidential; no individual health information will ever be shared with PNC.

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58:47 min video

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How to Stay Viable in Uncertain Times - Webcast

Gain applicable tips for forging new business relationships, overcoming operational challenges and gaining control of your cash flow.

55:38 min video

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Adapt and Accelerate Your Business - Webcast

Hear how other businesses have applied these insights to maximize their business in the new operational reality, and think through how to do the same.

47:35 min video

Running Your Business

PNC Supplier Diversity Program Welcomes New Participants

Minority-owned, women-owned and small businesses are discovering new opportunities to compete through corporate supplier diversity programs.

5 min read

Running Your Business

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3 min read

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  1. NO PURCHASE NECESSARY. A PURCHASE OR TRANSACTION WILL NOT INCREASE YOUR CHANCES OF WINNING. Internet access and a valid email address are required. Open to legal U.S. residents of the 50 US/DC who at time of entry are 18 years of age or older and registered for a free PNC Bank Small Business Month Webinar. Completion of webinar is not required for entry. Void where prohibited or restricted by law. The Promotion consists of 2 separate monthly sweepstakes. Enter by registering for the applicable monthly webinar between 12:00:01 am ET on or about the first day through 11:59:59 pm ET on the last day stated, as follows: (i) July Sweepstakes: June 23 – July 22, 2020; and (ii) September Sweepstakes: August 18 – September 16, 2020. Limit 1 entry per person/per Sweepstakes. Grand Prizes (1 per Sweepstakes/2 total): $25,000 (awarded as a check) and 30-minute virtual mentoring session (anticipated to be) with featured webinar speaker. Limit 1 entry per Sweepstakes. Odds of winning depend on the number of eligible entries received for the respective Sweepstakes. For complete official rules, including how to enter, prize details and other terms, visit Sponsor: The PNC Financial Services Group, Inc., Pittsburgh, PA 15222.

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