EVENT DATE: Sep 29, 2018
Location: St. Joseph Mercy Ann Arbor
Towsley Health Building, 5361 McAuley Drive
8:00 am - 12:00 pm
The Power Walk for Dress for Success 2018 5k walk is dedicated to celebrating and empowering women on their quest towards leading an active and healthy lifestyle, in addition to achieving economic independence. Dress for Success is an international not-for-profit organization that empowers women to achieve economic independence by providing a network of support, professional attire and the development tools to help women thrive in work and life. Since starting operations in 1997, Dress for Success has expanded to voer 150 cities in 24 countries. To date, Dress for Success has helped more than 1,000,000 women work towards self-sufficiency. Vists www.dressforsuccess.org to learn more.
This year Dress for Success is honored to have Denise Faily, Senior Director of Programming for Fox Sports Detroit based in Southfield MI as the Grand Marshall of the 2018 2nd Annual Women's Empowerment Walk. She has been with FOX Sports for over 18 years, in Michigan for five of those years. Her responsibilities encompass overseeing and creating the 24/7 broadcast schedule for the regional sports network. This includes working closely with our local professional teams, the Tigers, Pistons & Red Wings as well as local universities. Denise began her television career in New York City twenty-three years ago where she workd for ABC Sports on major events such as the MLB World Series and Monday Night Football. In 2000 her jounrey took her to LA where she began her tenure with FOX Sports in Los Angeles. After almost five year in California, she was promoted to the Manager of Programming for FOX Sports in Florida where she worked for nine years. Ms. Bailey returend to her Midwest roots in 213 with her current role at FOX Sports Detroit. Denise's love for philanthropic endeavors brought her to Dress for Success Michigan where she serves as a volunteer with the "Professional Womens Group."