Meet Kansas City’s Enterprising Women of the Year 2021
Women in Kansas City have many opportunities for success – and KC is fortunate to have so many talented women in leadership roles in their enterprising companies. Karen Mills and Angie Beerup, are Kansas City area entrepreneurs, who have been recognized as national 2021 Enterprising Women of the Year Award honorees.
Karen Mills, founder and CEO, Interiors by Design, Leawood, Kansas, and Angie Beerup, Co-founder and Co-owner, Elevate Design + Build, Blue Springs, Missouri, have been chosen as “2021 Enterprising Women of the Year Award” honorees, according to Becky Wilson, WDS Marketing and Public Relations. The selection of Mills and Beerup was based on the criteria of innovative business leadership, dynamic entrepreneurial insights, and achievements along with outstanding community, industry, and charitable involvement.
The Enterprising Women Awards program is widely considered one of the most prestigious recognition programs for women entrepreneurs in the United States and globally. The award program is managed by Enterprising Women Magazine. Mills and Beerup will receive their awards on Tuesday evening, November 16, 2021, in Clearwater Beach, Florida at the 19th Annual Enterprising Women of the Year Celebration and Conference.
Karen Mills, Interiors by Design, Inc.
Karen Mills is the founder and CEO of Interiors by Design, an internationally recognized interior design firm launched in 2003. Reputed for creating extraordinary living experiences nationally and locally, Interiors by Design specializes in boutique interior design and remodel projects for both residential and commercial interiors. Karen Mills is an internationally published writer, award-winning blogger, media personality, and national brand spokesperson who has been heavily invested in giving back to her local community. Visit karenmills.net to learn more about Karen’s work.
Angie Beerup, Elevate Design & Build, LLC.
Angie Beerup, is a Co-founder and Co-owner of Elevate Design + Build, established in 2017. It is a full-service semi-custom home builder and seller of new single and multi-family dwellings in the metro Kansas City area. Angie Beerup holds a class C residential contractor license and is a licensed Missouri Realtor and a NAHB Certified New Construction Sales Professional. She is the inaugural chair of the KC Home Builder’s Association Professional Women in Building Council. Visit elevatedesignbuildkc.com to learn more about their work.
About Enterprising Women Magazine
Enterprising Women Magazine is a quarterly publication based in Cary, North Carolina, and is the nation’s only woman-owned magazine published exclusively for women business owners. It chronicles the growing political, economic, and social influence and power of entrepreneurial women. It is the nation’s only woman-owned magazine published exclusively for women business owners. Visit enterprisingwomen.com/women-of-the-year-awards to learn more and see all of the 2021 recepients.