Save the Date and Register Now
for the 2019 Leadership Louisville Luncheon

Monday, August 26, 2019

LouisvilleĀ Marriott Downtown

LG&E and KU Foundation
The annual Leadership Louisville Luncheon convenes the region’s most influential leaders in business, government, nonprofit and civic engagement. Each year we partner with the Office of the Mayor to bring in a guest mayor from a major US city, to share challenges and solutions with Louisville’s civic leaders.

This August, join Louisville best and brightest to explore the vision of notable individuals creating solutions and reviving prosperity in challenging communities. The event includes a panel conversation with Mayor Greg Fischer and Mayor Sylvester Turner.


Individual tickets – $75 Sponsor a Table (8 seats) – $1,500

2019 Keynote speaker

Mayor Sylvester Turner

Mayor Sylvester Turner

Mayor Sylvester Turner of Houston, Texas, is our 2019 Keynote Speaker

Mayor of Houston
As the head of the energy capital of the world and the most diverse city in the nation, Houston Mayor Sylvester Turner has helped the city tackle its greatest challenges through innovative solutions, an adaptive mindset and a performance-driven approach. Houston is now a city on the rebound, enjoying unprecedented growth and a sound financial future.

Since taking office in January 2016, Mayor Turner has eliminated a $160 million budget shortfall in record time, led the city’s remarkable rebound from Hurricane Harvey, championed historic pension reform, cheered on the 2017 World Series-winning Houston Astros, helped the city host a successful Super Bowl, expanded municipal investments in renewable energy, and led the winning bid to host the World Petroleum Congress in 2020.

2019 Sponsorship Opportunities

  • Speaking opportunity from the podium at Platinum Level ($10,000)
  • Seat at the head table available at the Gold Level ($7,500)
  • Logo placement begins at the Bronze Level ($3,000)
  • Tables sponsorship available for $1,500

See sponsor benefits package (pdf)

For additional details, call (502) 561-0458 or email Jennifer Stevens.

Presented in partnership:

Gold Sponsors

Brown-Forman Corporation

Silver Sponsors

Anthem Blue Cross Blue ShieldFarm Credit Mid-AmericaFifth Third BankLouisville Business FirstTandem Public Relations

Bronze Sponsors

D.D. WilliamsonTexas Roadhouse

Table Sponsors

Louisville Public MediaOgle Foundation
MPI Printing

Table Sponsors

Advanced Electrical Systems, Inc.
Al J. Schneider Company
Archdiocese of Louisville
Baptist Health
Bellarmine University
BrightSpring Health Services
Citizens Union Bank
Community Foundation of Louisville
Farm Credit Mid-America
Forcht Bank
Girl Scouts of Kentuckiana
Hilliard Lyons
HJI Supply Chain Solutions
Horseshoe Southern Indiana
Humana Inc.
Jefferson County Public Schools
K. Norman Berry Associates Architects
Kentucky College of Art + Design
Kosair Charities
Kroger Co.
Lacuna Health
Landscape Structures/Countryside Play Structures
Louisville Tourism
Louisville Metro Government
MCM CPAs & Advisors
Messer Construction Co.
Norton Healthcare
Passport Health Plan
PNC Bank
Portland Investment Initiative
Republic Bank
RunSwitch PR
Strothman and Company
Transit Authority of River City (TARC)
The Underwriters Group, Inc.
The University of Louisville Family Business Center
Volunteers of America Mid-States
WAVE 3 News
Wyatt, Tarrant & Combs LLP

Special Thanks

Encore Event Technologies
Millennium Events
Art after Dark Entertainment
VU Photography