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EPIC Awards- 25th Anniversary

March 14, 2019
5:30 PM to 8:00 PM
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Louisville Marriott East
1903 Embassy Square Blvd.
Louisville, KY 40299

The EPIC Awards is our annual signature event and this year will be celebrating the EPIC Awards 25th anniversary!  The EPIC Awards award women business owners in different stages of business and stands for Excellence as a woman business owner, Professional accomplishments during the past five years, Initiative and creativity in addressing major challenges in her business, and Civic and community involvement. 

This is going to be one EPIC night!  We will be celebrating the last 25 years of the EPIC awards, graduating our Grow Program Survive class of 2019, awarding FIVE women in business awards, and have an amazing keynote speaker and emcee!

Stephanie Feger, Color Today Pretty

2019 EPIC Keynote Speaker: Stephanie Feger of Color Today Pretty

Stephanie Feger is a passionate communicator who believes that a shift in perspective can help people live truly fulfilling lives. Her blog, Color Today Pretty, has inspired many to shift their mindsets and has spawned her latest accomplishment of authoring her book Color Today Pretty: An Inspirational Guide to Living a Life in Perspective. Stephanie believes that every choice in life has meaning and she empowers others to choose to color their days pretty, to choose perspective each moment of their lives. As a professional speaker, author and avid blogger, communications and marketing consultant, and home décor business owner, she shares her stories of inspiration through creativity, authenticity, and vulnerability. Learn more at www.ColorTodayPretty.com and receive regular dose of inspiration by following her on Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, and LinkedIn.

2019 EPIC Emcee: Demetria Gilkey of Curly by Nature, LLC and Demetria Gilkey, LLC

She is an ambitious woman who inspires people to walk fearlessly & confidently in their purpose, so that they can maximize their full potential and live fulfilling lives. In her signature program, Blossom Into You, she empowers and guides people towards achieving their goals. She became a successful entrepreneur 5 years ago and now owns and manages 2 brands, Curly by Nature, LLC. and Demetria Gilkey, LLC. Her experience in management and working in corporate America have laid the foundation for Demetria to share her expertise and transform companies through business consulting and coaching. She is known for her contagious personality, unforgettable smile, and her love for helping others. 

2019 EPIC Judges

  • Cathy Zion- Today’s Woman

  • Lesa Seibert- Mightily

  • Summer Auerbach- Rainbow Blossom

  • Demetria Miles-McDonalnd- Decide Diversity

2019 EPIC Finalists- currently being judged by our awesome judges!

Strive Business of the Year (3-10 years in business)
Jenna Ahern, Guardian Owl Digital Boutique
Cathy Fyock, The Business Book Strategist
Molley Ricketts, Incipio Workforce Solutions

Thrive Business of the Year (10+ years in business)
Leslie Gilley, State Farm Insurance
Anne Shadle, The Mayan Cafe
Marcia Terry, Terry and Reid, CPA

Humanitarian Business of the Year 
Carrie King, Homepage Realty
Jane Pfeiffer, Fieldtrip
Cat Scott, 502 Power Yoga

Supporting Partner of the Year
Beni Lopez, Chase Bank
Dr. Sharon Kerrick, Bellarmine University 
Jill Peden, L&D Mailmasters

Member of the Year- announced at the EPIC Awards

We hope to see you on the red carpet!


$110.00 Member Registration

$135.00 Non-Member Registration

$1,000.00 Table Sponsorship

$800.00 Member Table Sponsorship