Thursday January 24, 2019 Time: 11:00 am - 1:30 pm Location: Kansas City Convention Center, Grand Ballroom Address: 301 West 13th Street Price: $125 Category: Business Networking
The Downtown Councils 2019 Annual Luncheon: Destination Downtown KC will take place on Thursday, January 24, from 11 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. in the Kay Barnes Ballroom at the Kansas City Convention Center.
Keynote speaker Jonathan Tisch, Chairman and CEO of Loews Hotels & Co., will identify the challenges to maintain or even accelerate the growth of Downtown, and then discuss the challenges ahead.
Presentation of the J. Philip Kirk, Jr. Award in Recognition of Downtown Stewardship & Community Vision to Kay Barnes
Announcement of the 2018 Urban Hero Awards honoring individuals who impact Downtown on the grass-roots level - our Urban Heros will also be honored during a reception on Wednesday, January 23.
Annual State of Downtown update.
Spirit of Downtown KC Exhibit, including over 50 Downtown businesses and organizations, precedes the luncheon
Saturday January 26, 2019 Time: 8:00 pm - 11:30 pm Location: Plexpod - Crossroads Address: 1712 Main St KCMO 64108 Price: $0 - $35 Category: Business Networking
A Dress-to-Impress Celebration of WiGo Trips and the Startup Community of KC. Come Mingle with the "Who's Who" of KC's Entrepreneur Scene.
WiGo (pron. we-go) Trips is a Kansas City based technology startup. Available in iOS and Android, WiGo Trips is the social network for travelers. In lieu of a feed, travelers are greeted by a trip sharing marketplace where members are able to create or join authentic group adventures experienced with shared interest travelers. With WiGo Trips, travelers are able to create profiles and grow their following. And with the aid of travel style algorithms, WiGo Trips makes it incredibly easy to connect with kindred travelers from around the world.
On the evening of January 26, 2019, WiGo Trips will introduce the WiGo Trips app for the community to see and experience for the very first time. The event will be held at the Plexpod 1712 Main Street, Kansas City, MO from 8:00 PM to 11:30 PM.
This dress-to-impress Jetsetter themed launch party is opened to the community with advance ticket reservation. Guests can expect to enjoy a cocktail reception with passed hors doeurves and networking with the WiGo Trips founders, Brand Ambassadors, and the whos who in the Kansas City Startup community. Our objective is to bring together those who are passionate about entrepreneurship, travel, and the KC startup ecosystem to come join us in celebrating the hard work and efforts into turning the WiGo Trips vision into a reality. To celebrate our launch, WiGo Trips will be donating 20% of all trip bookings to the The Kansas City Startup Foundation MECA Challenge youth programs to turn todays youth into tomorrows innovators.
To access the app that evening, guest must download before the event.
Remember to download the YouSpin app (iOS & Android) and add your spin to our Launch Day entertainment!
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