See What Happens When 700 Top Digital Influencers & Celebrity Moms Convene to Examine Modern Motherhood at The Ritz-Carlton Orlando, Grande Lakes May 10-12

This Isn't Your Mother's Mother's Day

ORLANDO, FL--(Marketwired - May 10, 2017) - 700+ of the nation's most influential moms, marketers and media arrive in Orlando today to discuss the evolving and expanding definition of motherhood, how moms can connect to rise together and what that means for future generations of women and girls. The world's leading digital voices in parenting, brand marketing and social activism converge at the 2017 Mom 2.0 Summit to talk issues like empowerment, education, equality and esteem. The event attracts attendees and media from all over the U.S., Canada and worldwide to join the conversation between these dynamic influencers. The women in attendance have combined 96 MILLION readers, fans and followers.

WHO: Julianna Margulies, Emmy, Golden Globe and Screen Actors Guild award winning actress (ER, The Good Wife) and humanitarian; Jess Weiner, this generation's "Go to Authority" on women, girls and confidence; Gabrielle Bernstein, New York Times bestselling author, an Oprah's Super Soul Sunday thought leader; Sheinelle Jones, TODAY/NBC News Correspondent; Ana de la Reguera, award-winning actress (Eastbound & Down, Twin Peaks, Nacho Libre) and global Cover Girl; MJ Hegar, groundbreaking pilot, author of Shoot Like a Girl; Tala Raassi, Founder/Designer of Tala Raassi Swimwear, and author of Fashion is Freedom. Other speakers include Nicola Yoon, #1 NYT best-selling author of Everything, Everything; Cindy Whitehead, an entrepreneur with over $1.5 billion in business exits; Edda Collins Coleman is a co-founder of the All In Together Campaign; and Julie Aigner Clark, the creator of Baby Einstein. The full list of speakers and the full Summit schedule is on the event's website

WHEN: Wednesday, May 10 noon through Friday, May 12 at 3pm. You can find the entire schedule line up on

WHERE: The Ritz-Carlton Orlando, Grande Lakes or follow #mom2summit

WHAT YOU'LL SEE: 700+ influencers, moms, marketers and media redefining motherhood.

WHO YOU CAN INTERVIEW: Moms, Influencers, and Celebrities. Ask them about modern motherhood, trends in the online parenting world, women's empowerment, and the role of today's mom in raising expectations, and (quite literally) raising the future, all the while raising ideas, ingenuity, influence and impact.

About The Ritz-Carlton Hotel Company, LLC
About The Ritz-Carlton Hotel Company, LLC The Ritz-Carlton Hotel Company, L.L.C., of Chevy Chase, MD., currently operates more than 90 hotels in over 30 countries and territories. More than 40 hotel and residential projects are under development around the globe. The Ritz-Carlton is proud to offer The Ritz-Carlton Rewards® in which members can link accounts with Marriott Rewards® and Starwood Preferred Guest® for instant elite status matching and unlimited points transfer. For more information or reservations, visit the company web site at, for the latest company updates, visit and to join the live conversation, use #RCMemories. The Ritz-Carlton Hotel Company, L.L.C. is a wholly-owned subsidiary of Marriott International, Inc. (NASDAQ: MAR).

Contact Information:

Alissa Perez
Director of Public Relations
The Ritz-Carlton Orlando, Grande Lakes

+1 (407) 393-4110