Innovation Award

The 2019 Investment Forum featured the seventh annual Innovation Award. Presenting companies were judged by a panel of industry leaders who selected the strongest presenter of the day. The 2019 Innovation Award included a $10,000 check from Animalytix

 Innovation Award

Congratulations to the 2019 Innovation Award Winner:

Matthew Rooda
President, CEO
SwineTech, Inc.

2019 JUDGES

Frumi Rachel Barr, MBA, Ph.D., Chief Relationship Officer
Scollar, Inc.

Abby Johnson

Nestle Purina PetCare

Kostas Kontopanos
Retired AH Executive

Stuart Meikle, Director Strategic Innovations
Zoetis

Doug Sterkel, President & CEO
Sterkel & Co. Investment Banking


Robert Zolynas, DVM, MBA, Vice President, Research and Development 
Bayer Animal Health


Kimberly Young

Kimberly Young

President, KC Animal Health Corridor
816.374.5627
Kim is the "go-to" person on life sciences and technology.
Emily McVey

Emily McVey

Director, KC Animal Health Corridor
816.374.5624
Emily manages workforce development and assists with the implementation of strategic priorities.
Danni Hammontree_BW_web

Danni Hammontree

Specialist, KC Animal Health Corridor
816.374.5634
Danni coordinates marketing, web content, communication and events.

Agenda

Registration

Application

Selection Committee

Judging Panel

Sponsors

Conference Materials

Business Partnering

Venue/ Accommodations

Media