Please join the Washington University Olin Women in Business (OWIB)
for our Annual Fundraising Auction
Friday, February 5, 2016
Six to Ten o’clock in the evening
Knight Hall & Bauer Hall
Dress: cocktail attire; formal attire optional
Student tickets available on Campus Groups, $15 discount until Feb. 3
Non-student reservations, click here; $25 at the door (cash & credit accepted)
This year, all proceeds from the auction will be donated to the Olin Women in Business Scholarship for an incoming MBA student.*
OWIB supports women in business by offering career, recruiting, educational, and networking opportunities for women MBAs. 2015 has been a huge year for the Olin Women in Business – we achieved the highest enrollment of female MBAs in Olin’s history. 40% of the first year full-time MBA class is women, up from 28% last year.
The auction presents an opportunity to connect with alumni, faculty, St. Louis business leaders, and MBA students while enjoying the thrilling auction atmosphere.
Guests will enjoy:
- Open bar (beer and wine) along with a delicious assortment of appetizers including a Gourmet Grilled Cheese Bar and Mediterranean Dip Station
- Silent Auction, 6-7:45 p.m.
- Live Auction, 8-9 p.m.
- Photo souvenirs in front of a special backdrop
- 50/50 Raffle: CASH ONLY, $5 per ticket or 5 tickets for $20; half of proceeds go to OWIB scholarship – half to winning ticket
Here’s a preview of a few of the top items on the OWIB Auction block:
Bid on one-of-a-kind experiences!
- Dinner & Blackjack for 4 with Todd Milbourn
- Lunch with Cardinals General Manager John Mozeliak
- Lunch & Sporting Clay Shooting for 4 with Cliff Holekamp
- A Blues Hockey Game in the Club section for 4 with the Elfenbeins
Feeling thirsty? You and your friends can bid on the following:
- Beer tastings at Schlafly’s and Earthbound Beer Company
- 4 Hands, Anheuser-Busch, and Urban Chestnut Beer Baskets
- Wine Lovers Baskets
- Wine Class Series for two at Garland Wines
Want some Stylish Accessories? Treat yourself by bidding on these:
- Gold iPad Mini 4 (64GB)
- Louis Vuitton Purse & Wallet
- Kate spade items including a clutch, travel mug, stationary, and notebooks
- Hand-crafted jewelry and statement necklaces
*To make a gift to the Scholarship fund, please click here. Select Olin Business School Scholarships and in the ‘Special Instructions/Comments’ box, please write OWIB Scholarship.
Guest Blogger: Nicole Hoffman, MBA’16, OWIB officer