Programs & Events

2019 Annual Meeting

Wednesday, May 15, 2019 from 4:30 PM - 8:00 PM

We’re sorry, this event has sold out. To join the wait list please contact

Celia Richa, Senior Vice President of Programs at

Our Annual Meeting held at the Boston Convention & Exhibition Center is the top Boston business event of the year, bringing together more than 1,800 of our region’s leaders for a celebration of the Greater Boston business community and our thriving economy.

This year women are taking center stage in celebration of the 25th anniversary of our Women's Network. Join us to celebrate the impact of women and the Women’s Network on our economy and region. When it comes to women in business, we're all in!


Attire: Semi-formal/ Business. Check out photos from the 2018 Annual Meeting here!

Attendance list: download with this link, and check back for weekly updates. Need to be introduced to someone in particular? Purchase your ticket and contact us as soon as possible.

4:30pm - Annual Meeting Reception Begins! Grab a cocktail and network with Boston's best and brightest members of the business community. 

6:00pm - Program Begins. We have many surprises up our sleeves, but prepare to be inspired! We will induct Sandi Fenwick, Deborah Jackson, and Sheila Marcelo to the Academy of Distinguished Bostonians.

6:30pm - Dinner

7:30pm - Keynote fireside chat with Karen Kaplan and Carol Meyrowitz.

7:55pm - Honoree Stage Awards.

8:00pm - Event concludes.

To see our Distinguished Bostonians from our 2018 Annual Meeting, check out our YouTube playlist, or watch one of the videos below: 



Presenting Sponsorship is industry exclusive within category.

  • Member of Host Committee
  • Visibility as a lead sponsor with name and logo on all marketing materials (e-vite, invitation, calendar, website, program, on-site promotion)
  • Opportunity to be part of the program via video
  • Custom event video (approx. 15 seconds) with sponsor’s name, logo, and other information to be displayed on BCEC’s digital marquee and video wall
  • 2 tables of 10 with front row placement and,
  • 2 seats at a President's Table.


  • Member of Host Committee
  • Presence of company name on all marketing materials (e-vite, invitation, calendar, website, program, on-site promotion)
  • Sponsor's name and logo included in an event video to be shown on the BCEC's digital marquee and video wall
  • Table of 10 with prominent placement and,
  • A dedicated seat at a President's Table.


  • Member of Host Committee
  • Table of 10 with superior placement
  • Corporate table sign, program and website listing
  • On-site presence with signage.


  • Table of 10
  • Corporate table sign 
  • Program listing.


For more information on sponsorship, please contact: Celia Richa, Vice President of Programs, (617) 557-7346.


Keynote Sponsor

Presenting Sponsors

Platinum Sponsors

Media Sponsor

Gold Sponsors


Allen & Gerritsen

Analog Devices, Inc.


Beth Israel Lahey Health

Boston Children's Hospital

Choate Hall & Stewart LLP

Connors Family Office

Eastern Bank

EG Sawyer

Eos Foundation


Goodwin Procter LLP

Greenberg Traurig LLP

Harvard Pilgrim Health Care

The HYM Investment Group, LLC

Iron Mountain, Inc.

Island Exterior Fabricators

James W. Flett Co., Inc

Korn Ferry International


Marriott International

Mintz/ML Strategies, LLC

MIT Sloan School of Management

National Grid

New England Development

People's United Bank


Seyfarth Shaw LLP

Simmons University

TD Bank

TD Garden

Tufts Health Plan

University of Massachusetts


Wellington Management Company, LLC

Wells Fargo

Boston Convention & Exhibition Center 415 Summer St
Boston, MA 02210
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Cancellation Policy: All individual ticket cancellations and refund requests must be received by Wednesday, May 1, 2019 to avoid being charged or to receive a refund. There are no cancellations permitted for any table sponsorships. There are no exceptions.