Horizon Leader Group (HLG), the world’s first, “From Locker Room to Board Room” leadership development agency, has welcomed Olympic Rhythmic Gymnast, Mary Sanders, to its team. Mary is a two-time Canadian champion in Rhythmic Gymnastic, two-time US Champion, Pan American (5 gold medals), Four Continents Champion, two-time Athlete of the Year, USA Gymnastics Hall of Fame Inductee and earned the title as the most successful rhythmic gymnast in all the Western Hemisphere.
Mary has worked for Cirque du Soleil for 10 years in various roles, and was the Co-Creative Director, choreographer, and performer for the 2012 and 2016 40-state Gymnastics Tour of Champion. She is an experienced Executive Producer, Creator, and is currently VP of Entertainment & Global Partnerships for Herjavec Entertainment. As a Managing Member, Mary’s champion mindset and extensive experience in the entertainment realm will play an integral role in helping HLG accelerate and execute our strategic vision of helping athletes be more than athletes.
Founded in 2019 and based in Toronto, ON, HLG is a first-of-its-kind Leadership Development Agency for world-class athletes, their stakeholders, and executives in the Business of Sports.