2019 NICE Awards Luncheon

Answering the Workforce Industry Gap Through Client Partnerships

Please join us to celebrate, encourage, and honor educators and students investing in careers in construction and skilled trades!

EMCEE: Dhomonique Ricks, Fox 4 News


Eryn Mercer-Niehues, Community Development Coordinator 

Turner Construction: 
Ben Kaplan, Senior Vice President, Global Critical Facilities


Tuesday, October 29, 2019 

11:30 AM - 1:00 PM

Marriott Muehlebach Hotel, 
Imperial Ballroom 
1213 Wyandotte, Kansas City, Missouri 64105


Sponsorship Opportunities Available!

Click here to view sponsorship flyer

Sponsor Event and Buy Tickets

Please register below using Paypal, or mail checks to:

NICEKC - Att: Greg Lever 
2405 Grand  #106, Kansas City, MO 64108


Choose Sponsorship Level:


Individual tickets - $350 each



Thank you for your continued support of our programs and efforts to help educators guide students toward careers in construction and skilled trades!

If you have questions about the 2019 event, please contact NICE KC's Executive Director, Greg Lever, at 816-474-0108, or email greg@nice-kc.com 



Watch the 2018 Awards Luncheon

View photos from the 2018 event!



Watch the 2017 Awards Luncheon

The Edgemoor Team joined us to discuss the future of KCI Airport. 

Colin Gardner, a student at Kansas State University spoke about the role NICE played in his choice of career. 

Professor Chuck Burton, K-State University, NICE Construction Education Award winner
Robbie Mackinen, CEO of KCATA, NICE Construction User Award winner
Mayor Sly James won the Christopher S. “Kit” Bond Friend of Construction Award for his efforts to pass the $800 million GO Bond package.


Watch the 2016 Awards Luncheon


Photo Slideshow of 2016 event below