Reach New Heights & Get Out of Serious
Our extravaganzas are an experience unlike any other event you've attended before. Here, like-minded women come together for a night of laughter and collaboration with other women business leaders. Let's go!
Advance your business. Period. We'll connect you with other Dames based on your ideal audience & referral partners.
A humor-forward speaker will enchant us, and we'll also enjoy a message from Dames Founder Meghann Conter.
The Dame of Influence
Get inspired! We'll recognize a woman nominated by The Dames community for her achievements as a leader and mentor.
If This Sounds Like You, You'll Fit Right In!
- You own and/or lead a six or seven-figure business
- OR you are a senior leader of a large corporation or nonprofit (directors, VPs and C-Suite executives)
- Your organization is mission-driven and makes a positive impact
- You love to collaborate with and learn from other female business leaders
Your Greater Phoenix Area Chapter President
Karianne Munstedt... An award-winning business owner and portrait photographer for women, Karianne is fiercely motivated by using her talents to make women feel confident, empowered, and whole.
As host of monthly online talk show Embrace the Shift, she invites women to have real conversations around topics that affect them as they age. Karianne is a wife, mom to a teen and toddler, and dog mom, and her claim to fame was when she won the school spelling bee in 6th grade on the word ‘buttonball.’
STEPHANIE MCHUGH ...didn’t venture into comedy until she was 35, married with 2 kids; the prime time to start a new career…Nine months after her first time on stage, Stephanie won a trip to the Las Vegas Comedy Festival which launched her career.
She has appeared on Nick at Nite's TV Show "America's Funniest Mom" and was on The Steve and Stephanie Morning Radio Show. She is a co-founder of the MentalPause Comedy Show.
This Event's Dame of Influence
FATOU CEESAY is Founder and President of Cairasu: All Things Alzheimer’s. Ms. Ceesay is also Owner and Manager of Cairasu Home Care. She is a native of The Gambia in West Africa and has been a resident of Madison, Wisconsin since 2001. Ms. Ceesay graduated from Edgewood College and the University of Wisconsin – Madison. She’s a proud mother of two children.
For the past twenty years, Ceesay has worked with the elderly and disabled in all settings and in various capacities. She is a staunch advocate for Alzheimer’s and Dementia related issues and a proud recipient of Alzheimer’s Association’s 2017 Advocacy award. She was a nominee for the Business Forum’s 2014 ATHENA Young Professional Award. She serves on several nonprofit boards and is the Ambassador for the Alzheimer’s Association, helping define and advocate for Alzheimer’s policy priorities.
She enjoys family time, making meaningful contributions to the community, traveling, social outings, meeting new people, and building and nurturing relationships.
Join Us as a Guest!
March 15, 2023
Sterling Event Space
1261 Delaware St, Denver, CO 80204
Early Bird thru 3/12: $45
After 3/12: $55
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