Mar 1, 2019 | 7:00 PM | Friday
DivInc is proud to announce the 2019 Champions of Change Awards! This special event recognizes local individuals and organizations who not only hold diversity as a core value, they also “walk the talk” to make Austin a truly inclusive community. A selection committee, m
A selection committee, made up of diverse and distinguished leaders and influencers from around Austin, have selected winners for the following categories: Executive of the Year, D&I Leader of the Year, Program of the Year, Champion of the Year, Investor of the Year, Rising Star of the Year, and Non-Profit Leader of the Year.
Finalists will be announced early January 2019.
Join us as we celebrate all the people that work tirelessly to bring diversity, equity and inclusion to our community!
VIP Reception on the Mayor's Balcony 6:00-7:30 pm
Hors d'oeuvres and Drinks in the Atrium 6:00-7:30 pm
Awards in the Chamber 7:30-8:30 pm
Networking in the Atrium 8:30-9:30 pm
Space is limited so get your tickets now!
Thank you to our sponsors: Wild Basin Investments LLC, Brown Advisory, JP Morgan Chase, Vela Wood, Jackson Walker, UFCU, Entrepreneurs Foundation. and Richard's Rainwater
And a special thank you to the 2019 Champions of Change Selection Committee: Lisa Graham, Mindy Gulati, Muna Hussaini, Cameron LaHaise, Christine McCarey, Ikechi Nwabuisi, Brion Oaks, Colette Pierce-Burnette, James Russell, Zoe Schlag, Eugene Sepulveda, Madge Vasquez and Johnathan Wojtewicz.
Proceeds from Champions of Change will go directly to support the mission of DivInc, to empower people of color and women entrepreneurs and help them build successful high growth businesses by providing founders with access to education, mentorship and vital networks.
DivInc is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization.
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