2016 Annual Dinner


Join 1,900 area business leaders and legislators at the region’s premier business event. The KC Chamber’s Annual Dinner is the largest and single most anticipated event encompassing businesses, education and community organizations across the metropolitan area.

The highlight of the evening is the presentation of the Kansas Citian of the Year AwardPast recipients have been Robert Regnier, Tom Watson, James and Virginia Stowers, Thomas McDonnell, Shirley and Barnett Helzberg, The Rev. Emanuel Cleaver, R. Crosby Kemper, Jr., Donald and Adele Hall, James B. Nutter Sr., Phil Kirk, Greg Graves, and Leo Morton.

This year's theme is What's Next, KC?

Attire: Business

5:00 p.m. November 22, 2016
Kansas City Convention Center, Grand Ballroom
301 W 13th St
Kansas City, MO 64105


Please contact Morgan Moravec at (816) 374-5489 or moravec@kcchamber.com to secure a table.

Thank you to our Presenting Sponsors
Burns & McDonnell

Presenting Sponsor
Presenting Sponsor
Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Kansas City
Presenting Sponsor

Thanks to our our premier sponsors Hallmark Cards, Inc. and UMB Financial Corporation

Thanks to our executive sponsors Black & Veatch Corporation, Epic Innovative Events, Inc., JE Dunn Construction Company, and KCP&L

Thanks to our partner sponsors American Century Investments, Commerce Bank, DST Systems, Inc., H&R Block, Inc., Harvest Productions, Lathrop & Gage LLP, Lockton Companies, LLC, Shook, Hardy & Bacon L.L.P., and Trozzolo

Thanks to our corporate sponsors AccentureBayer Crop ScienceBryan Cave LLPCBIZCernerCommunityAmerica Credit UnionDeloitte LLPEwing Marion Kauffman FoundationFleishmanHillardGrant Thornton LLPHCA Midwest HealthHoneywellHusch Blackwell LLPKansas City Chiefs/Hunt MidwestKansas City University of Medicine and BiosciencesKPMG LLPSprintStinson Leonard Street LLPTruman Medical Centers, VanTrust Real Estate, LLC, and Waddell & Reed.

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