(Video courtesy of the Loudoun County Chamber of Commerce)
Mrs. Tanya Snyder, wife of Redskins owner Daniel M. Snyder and NFL Breast Cancer Awareness Spokesperson, was the keynote speaker at the Loudoun County Chamber of Commerce Women in Business/Leadership Luncheon today at the National Conference Center in Lansdowne, Va.
Mrs. Snyder, who was interviewed by Larry Michael, the Voice of the Redskins, discussed her leadership efforts in creating the national platform for the NFL and Zeta Tau Alpha’s (ZTA) THINK-PINK!® breast cancer awareness campaign, in addition to her role as the NFL’s spokesperson for the league’s “A Crucial Catch” breast cancer awareness initiative
Mrs. Snyder, who was instrumental in the foundation and inception of the Redskins’ Women of Washington, the team’s official women’s fan club, also talked about the organization and its initiatives, as well as her involvement with the NFL in creating the league’s women’s apparel line.
Founded in 1968, the Loudoun County Chamber of Commerce has grown to become the largest chamber of commerce in Northern Virginia. With more than 1,200 members, the Loudoun County Chamber has a premier network of businesses and community leaders from some of the nation’s most economically vibrant and fastest-growing counties.
Men Against Breast Cancer Think Pink & Blue Fashion Awards & Reception
Mrs. Synder was also honored at last night’s Men Against Breast Cancer’s 10th Annual Think Pink & Blue Awards Reception & Fashion Show at the Congressional Country Club in Bethesda, Md.
Mrs. Snyder, who was joined at the event by Mr. Snyder, was honored with the Gloria Heyison Inspiration Award for her numerous breast cancer awareness efforts.
Redskins defensive lineman Chris Baker was also in attendance, and even participated in the fashion show. CSN Washington’s Chick Hernandez tweeted this photo last night:
Lookin’ good, Chris!
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