Designed to provide relevant content and engagement opportunities to women growing their careers in southwest Missouri, Biz 417’s Ladies Who Launch kicks off with a half-day leadership conference, a monthly e-newsletter and more, all guided by an advisory board from four local businesses that are at the forefront of championing women in leadership: Community Financial Credit Union; CoxHealth; Elliott, Robinson & Company; and Spencer Fane.
The half-day event features keynote conversations designed to engage, develop, grow and empower women leading 417-land into the future. Whether you are launching to the next stage of your career, launching a business, launching into leadership, or launching a side hustle, this day is for you.
Sponsored by: Community Financial Credit Union, CoxHealth, Elliott, Robinson & Company and Spencer Fane.
Agenda 12:30–1 p.m. | Check-in and Networking 1–4 p.m. | Programming 4–5 p.m. | Keynote Speaker, Laura Vanderkam 5–6 p.m. | Rosé with Rosie happy hour
Programming Your Courageous Career: Building your business to work for the life you want to live. Speaker Deb Feder Presented by Spencer Fane
Step Up and Step In: The power of authentically you leadership Speaker Julie Higgins Presented by Elliott, Robinson & Company, LLP
Engaging Male Mentors to Empower Workplace Diversity Panel discussion facilitated by Charity Elmer Featuring Dr. Hal L. Higdon, Ph. D; Stephanie Sumners and Juan Meraz Presented by CoxHealth
Keynote I Know How She Does It: How successful women make the most of their time Speaker: Laura Vanderkam Presented by Community Financial Credit Union
Please note this event features open seating in order to network and make new connections.
Each ticket includes admission into the event, snacks, glass of Rose, hors d’oeuvre and subscription to Biz 417.