Women In Motorsports
Powered by PNC Bank
In 2022, PNC Bank and Chip Ganassi Racing (CGR) collaborated to launch Women In Motorsports Powered by PNC Bank with Chip Ganassi Racing. The initiative was developed to drive awareness and support for gender equality and economic inclusion for women in the workforce. The initiative focused on showcasing female industry leaders and an internship designed to accelerate career pathways in motorsports for the next generation. Women In Motorsports brings an additional educational component to PNC’s active sponsorship with CGR, by providing a platform to fuel dialogue about the increasing importance of women as decision makers and influencers with employees, customers and race fans across the country.
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The students are immersed in on-site learning and career-development experiences with the CGR team during the NTT INDYCAR SERIES season. They have the opportunity to work closely with race team managers and department leaders to assist on vital projects and collaboration with departments across the organization to assist with the team’s racing functions, such as racing operations, engineering to information technology, athletic training and more.
"We’re extremely proud to continue making steps toward gender equality in our sport,” said Team Owner Chip Ganassi. “It is vital that we maintain a welcoming environment where every individual has an equal opportunity to make an impactful contribution toward reaching our goals. We’re honored to share this vision and advance this program together with PNC Bank."
The Women In Motorsports program is the latest collaboration between CGR and PNC Bank, building on a relationship which began in 2013. PNC is committed to accelerating women’s financial equality through their Project 257SM initiative. Project 257SM is aimed at closing the economic gender gap that at its current pace, would take women two-and-a-half more centuries to economically catch up to men. Visit PNC.com/women to learn more about how PNC is tackling this challenge.
For media inquiries or questions contact WIM@ganassi.com.
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