5:30 p.m. | Student Venture Showcase and Reception Sponsor Sneak Peek
6:00 p.m. | Student Venture Showcase and Reception General Admission
7:00 p.m. | Awards Dinner
- Marion and John Kreamer Award for Social Entrepreneurship
Joe and Judy Roetheli, Founders, The Lil’ Red Foundation*
- Regional Entrepreneur of the Year
Gary Fish, CEO and Founder, Fishtech Labs, Founder, Former CEO and Chairman of the Board
Fishnet Security; Founder and Chairman of the Board, Firemon*
- Honorary International Entrepreneur of the Year
Ewing Marion Kauffman, Entrepreneur & Philanthropist*
- International Entrepreneurs of the Year
Dave and Demi Kiersznowski, Founders, DEMDACO*
The student entrepreneur of the year winner will be announced at the dinner and awarded a $2,500 scholarship.
Mary Thompson O’Connor, Executive Vice President, Country Club Bank
Validation available for the Barney Allis Garage
Proceeds from this event support the Regnier Institute for Entrepreneurship and Innovation housed at the UMKC Henry W. Bloch School of Management. The Institute offers rigorous academics as well as various programs that help students and community members launch sustainable entrepreneurial ventures.
Table sponsorships start at $3,000. Individual tickets are available for $300, with a special rate of $100 for one or $175 for two individual tickets for attendees age 35 and under. Click here
for a full list of sponsorship levels and benefits.
*Honorees bios and additional event information available at bloch.umkc.edu/eoy
ONLINE RESERVATION DEADLINE
Thursday, November 3 at midnight. After the deadline, please contact Jonnae Hill at email@example.com