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Birgit Thümecke Medal Winner at the 15th Annual Stevie® Awards for Women in Business

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Zurich, Switzerland, 17 November 2018 – Eventerprise is proud to announce that its co-founder and Chief Growth Officer, Birgit Thümecke, has won a medal at the Female Entrepreneur of the Year (Business Services –10 or less employees) category in the 15th annual Stevie® Awards for Women in Business.

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The Stevie Awards for Women in Business honour women executives, entrepreneurs, employees and the companies they run – worldwide. The Stevie Awards have been hailed as the world’s premier business awards.

More than 1,500 entries were submitted this year for consideration in more than 90 categories, including Executive of the Year, Entrepreneur of the Year, Company of the Year, Startup of the Year, Women Helping Women, and Women Run Workplace of the Year.

Finalists were determined by the average scores of more than 200 business professionals around the world, working on five juries. Their scores determined the Gold, Silver, and Bronze Stevie Award placements that were revealed at the 15th annual awards dinner and presentations in New York.

“In its fifteenth year, the Stevie Awards for Women in Business received a record number of nominations. With the new Women|Future Conference preceding the announcement of winners on November 16, it will be a day to celebrate the achievements of working women around the world,” said Michael Gallagher, founder and president of the Stevie Awards. “We’re looking forward to recognizing the Stevie Award winners next month.”

Strong leadership

“Like a tall poppy, a true leader stands proud and shows her team how to grow strong.” – Birgit Thümecke

Birgit’s successful nomination revolved around her work as co-founder and Chief Growth Officer of, which has been indispensable to the scaling of the business and creating continued stakeholder value. In particular, her pivotal roles in establishing Eventerprise’s globally distributed ‘hub-and-spoke’ organization, launching its US market activation, and pitching the company’s current funding round.

Details about the Stevie Awards for Women in Business and the list of Finalists in all categories are available at


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