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STEMMY Awards2018-09-17T15:40:22+00:00

STEMMY Awards

Celebrating women who are making a difference in Science, Technology, Engineering, Math and Medicine in the Kansas City Region.

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5th Annual STEMMy Awards Gala Luncheon

Thursday, September 27, 2018 | 11:30 am – 1:00 pm

Arvest Bank Theatre at the Midland

About

Kansas City is doing its part to celebrate the 24% of women who contribute every day in the STEMM workforce.  On September 27, 2018, the Central Exchange will once again celebrate the accomplishments of all women in Kansas City who are setting trends and breaking barriers in their STEMM (science, technology, engineering, mathematics or medicine) fields at the 5th annual STEMMy Awards Gala Luncheon.


2018 STEMMY Award Winners

  • Corporate Hero: Henderson Engineers
  • Groundbreaking Leadership: Julie Pierce, Henderson Engineers
  • Enterprising Innovator: Angela Hurt, Veracity
  • WiSTEMM Educator: Zulma Perez-Estrella, Kansas City, Kansas Public Schools, Dr. Carol Spradling, Northwest Missouri State University,
  • Rising Trendsetter: Diana Acevedo, University of Kansas Medical Center, Kerrie Greenfelder, Burns & McDonnell, Amy Gum, Cerner,
  • Britney Hommertzheim, AMC Theatres
  • WiSTEMM Student Achiever: Lauren Stephenson, Johnson County Community College
  • WiSTEMM Champion: Jen Nelson, Catalent Pharma Solutions

KEYNOTE SPEAKER

April Boyd-Noronha
April is the principal consultant for The STEM Broker, LLC, she has presented keynote speeches and public talks on education policies and practices, STEM stakeholder engagement, and equity for underserved communities.

Honorary co-host

Dr. Eleanor Lisbon
Eleanor Lisbon, MD, MPH, is owner of Exhale Boutique Fitness Studio and Senior Director Hematology and Oncology at IQVIA. Exhale is a physician-led boutique studio whose mission is to innovatively make movement, mindfulness, nutritional awareness and wellness accessible to everyone who walks through the doors.

Honorary co-host

Dr. Jennifer Radosevich 
Jennifer Radosevich, PhD, is currently the Worldwide Director of Research at Hill’s Pet Nutrition where she is responsible for leading early research teams to develop and accelerate new technologies for Hill’s products, partner with universities to advance research programs, and develop intellectual property strategies for novel discoveries.

Sponsorship Opportunities

The Central Exchange Women in STEMM (WiSTEMM) initiative is the Kansas City Region’s premier effort to recognize, advance and promote women working in the fields of Science, Technology, Engineering, Math and Medicine. Our annual luncheon celebrates the accomplishments of women in STEMM by recognizing business and civic leaders, students and educators, entrepreneurs and advocates who work together to increase gender diversity in our business ecosystem. Your sponsorship of this annual luncheon will position your company as a leader in supporting and growing women STEMM professionals.

PRESENTING SPONSOR
$10,000

  • 2 Tables of 10 with priority seating at Awards Luncheon
  • 20 Invitations to the VIP Networking Reception the evening prior to the Luncheon
  • 20 Invitations to the Benefactor’s Breakfast held two weeks prior to the Luncheon
  • Recognition from stage, in print materials, on sponsorship loop, social media and event website
  • Opportunity to provide comments from the stage at the Luncheon
  • Recognition at the Benefactor’s Breakfast
  • Full page ad in Awards Luncheon Program Book
  • Opportunity to provide promotional gift to attendees

PREMIUM SPONSOR
$5,000

  • 2 Tables of 10 at Awards Luncheon
  • 10 Invitations to the VIP Networking Reception the evening prior to the Luncheon
  • 10 Invitations to the Benefactor’s Breakfast held two weeks prior to the Luncheon
  • Recognition from stage, in print materials, on sponsorship loop, social media and event website

Reserve your sponsorship today at CXStemmys.com

Deadline for recognition in print is August 24.

RECEPTION SPONSOR
$2,500

  • 1 Table of 10 at Awards Luncheon
  • 5 Invitations to the VIP Networking Reception the evening prior to the Luncheon
  • 5 Invitations to the Benefactor’s Breakfast held two weeks prior to the Luncheon
  • Recognition in print materials, on sponsorship loop and event website

TABLE SPONSOR
$1,000

  • 1 Table of 10 at Awards Luncheon
  • Recognition in print materials and event website

BENEFACTOR ATTENDEE

$400

  • 2 Reserved seats at Awards Luncheon
  • 2 Invitations to the VIP Networking Reception the evening prior to the Luncheon
  • 2 Invitations to the Benefactor’s Breakfast held two weeks prior to the Luncheon

INDIVIDUAL TICKETS
$75

  • Reserved seat at Awards Luncheon

Questions? Email kerry@centralexchange.org

2017 Winners