Presenting Sponsor


Title Sponsors


Lead Sponsors


Session Sponsors


Friends of IF

Bella of Louisville
Ceci Conway Boden
John Y. Brown III
Kris & Bridgette Kimel
Scott & Jenny Kimel
Nancy Martin & Fred Hendler
Jody McKee
Republic Bank
June Sargent
V.V. Cooke Foundation
The Yearling Funds
Louisville Metro Council:
Rick Blackwell, District 12
Marianne Butler, District 15
Robin Engel, District 22
David James, District 6
Angela Leet, District 7
Pat Mulivhill, District 10
Scott Reed, District 16
Barbara Sexton Smith, District 4
Glen Stuckel, District 17
Vicki Aubrey Welch, District 13
David Yates, District 25

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Community Partners

55,000 Degrees
American Advertising Federation-Louisville
Bernheim Arboretum and Research Forest
Center for Nonprofit Excellence
Enterprise Corp
Frazier History Museum
Fund for the Arts
Greater Louisville International Professionals
Junior League of Louisville
The Kentucky Center for the Performing Arts
Kentucky College of Art + Design at Spalding University
Kentucky To The World
KMAC Museum
Louisville Digital Association - Digital Crossroads
Louisville Downtown Partnership
Louisville Independent Business Alliance
2017 Louisville Mini Maker Faire
One Southern Indiana
Public Relations Society of America (PRSA) Bluegrass Chapter
Young Professionals Association of Louisville