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Thursday, May 17, 2018
On June 2, 2018, the Nonprofit Leadership Alliance will host its 70th Anniversary Gala: A Better World at the Kansas City Marriott’s Historic Muehlebach Ballroom. Chaired by Terry and Peggy Dunn, the gala is a tribute to the legacy of the Alliance founders, including former KC Mayor H. Roe Bartle, and the profound impact the Alliance’s 10,000 Certified Nonprofit Professionals have had on ...read more
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Wednesday, May 16, 2018
Venice Communications, Inc., in partnership with REACTOR LLC and K2Media win 3 BMA Fountain Awards including Best in Show for the Berkley Riverfront Integrated PR and Brand Campaign! The Berkley Riverfront, located along the banks of the Missouri river, is the largest scale 80-acre master plan in downtown Kansas City. Port KC, in partnership with the City of KC, MO, set a mission to create a world ...read more
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Monday, May 14, 2018
For your information, below is a link to the Kansas City Public Library’s Request for Proposal (RFP) for janitorial services: http://www.kclibrary.org/public-information/request-for-proposal/kcpl-rfp-janitorial-services-0   The Kansas City Public Library invites qualified applicants to submit proposals to the Library for janitorial services.    Please note that interested vendors are welcome ...read more
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Thursday, May 10, 2018
Rare Honor for Business to Receive Award Twice KANSAS CITY, Mo. (May 10, 2018) MarksNelson has achieved a rare honor –- being named a Champion of Business two consecutive years by the Kansas City Business Journal. The prestigious award honors Greater Kansas City businesses that set the gold standard for financial performance, innovation and community involvement.   As MarksNelson celebrates its ...read more
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Tuesday, May 08, 2018
Kansas City’s largest and fastest growing technology repair company partners with the industry’s leader in technology repair to accelerate growth nationwide OVERLAND PARK, Kan. (May 8, 2018) - Phone Medic - Kansas City’s largest and fastest-growing cell phone repair, technology repair and refurbished device service provider – announces the planned alignment of its business operations as a ...read more
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Thursday, May 03, 2018
McCownGordon Construction was recently selected to provide Construction Management at Risk Services for the renovation of office space on four floors of One Kansas City Place – downtown Kansas City, Missouri’s tallest office building. The project will create office space to for the firm’s area operations workforce which includes about 400 professionals.   Our firm is honored to be selected for ...read more
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Wednesday, May 02, 2018
(Kansas City, MO.) – Better Homes and Gardens Real Estate Kansas City Homes (BHGRE Kansas City Homes) announces the Tradition Home Group Team led by Shannon Stumpenhaus and Nickole Pittala has gone green. The highly successful team of 10 agents and 5 professional staff were the #7 selling team in the entire Kansas City area in 2017.   When Tradition Home Group began their dialogue with David ...read more
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Friday, April 27, 2018
INDEPENDENCE, Mo. – April 27, 2018 -- Comcast today announced it is increasing the speeds of its Xfinity Internet service packages for millions of video and internet customers, including the company’s entire Kansas City service area of Independence, Blue Springs, Lee’s Summit, Oak Grove, Peculiar, Raymore, Raytown, Olathe and more. (A full listing of communities is included below.)       Speed ...read more
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Thursday, April 26, 2018
Craig Schroeder brings more than 13 years of experience and hands-on management style to The Raphael HotelKANSAS CITY, Mo. (April 23, 2018) – The Raphael Hotel announces the hiring of its new general manager Craig Schroeder. He is responsible for the successful marketing of The Raphael and Chaz on the Plaza and overall operations of the hotel. Schroeder is tasked with continuing the streak of ...read more
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Tuesday, April 24, 2018
INDEPENDENCE, MO – April 24, 2018 – On Saturday, April 21, more than 150 local Comcast employees and their families, friends and community partners “made change happen” as they volunteered to improve the Boys & Girls Club of Greater Kansas City at 315 S Leslie, in Independence, as part of the 17th annual Comcast Cares Day. This year, volunteers at the Boys & Girls Club of Greater Kansas City were ...read more
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Tuesday, April 24, 2018
Lead Bank will implement programs to assist Kansas City businesses to construct new airport Edgemoor Infrastructure & Real Estate LLC announced today that Lead Bank will be the financing source for local, diverse and disadvantaged businesses working to construct the new single terminal airport in Kansas City, Missouri. The Bank will help Edgemoor, and the City of Kansas City, Missouri meet ...read more
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Friday, April 20, 2018
For your information, below is a link to the Kansas City Public Library’s Request for Proposal (RFP) for a public PC reservation and public print management solution: http://www.kclibrary.org/public-information/request-for-proposal/kcpl-rfp-public-pc-reservation-public-print-management    The Kansas City Public Library invites qualified applicants to submit proposals for a public PC reservation ...read more
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Wednesday, April 18, 2018
Trozzolo Communications Group’s health care division celebrates anniversary with influential new client   KANSAS CITY, Mo. (April 18, 2018) — Trozzolo Communications Group’s health care division, Prairie Dog, has been named agency of record for Children’s Mercy Kansas City. As the agency of record, the firm will handle integrated advertising and marketing efforts, which includes strategic ...read more
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Tuesday, April 17, 2018
DATE: April 17, 2018 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE   Shawnee Mission, Kan. – Sam Huenergardt, current president and chief executive officer of Parker Adventist Hospital in Parker, Colorado, has been promoted to serve as CEO for Shawnee Mission Health effective May 28, 2018. He also will serve as the Mid-America Region CEO for Adventist Health System, which is comprised of both the Shawnee Mission Health ...read more
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Friday, April 13, 2018
Kansas City, Missouri – Contractor members of The Builders’ Association were honored at The Builders’ Association Safety Excellence Awards Breakfast for their commitment to making the construction workplace safer for all employees in 2017. The event was held on March 15, 2018, and was sponsored by The Builders’ Association, Missouri Division of Labor Standards, Kansas Department of Labor, OSHA ...read more
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Thursday, April 05, 2018
Spring Venture Group, a fast-growing direct-to-consumer insurance brokerage, celebrated the opening of its new headquarters at 12 Wyandotte Plaza this morning in Downtown Kansas City. Kansas City Mayor Sly James, The Greater Kansas City Chamber of Commerce, City Officials, and Spring Venture Group’s Chief Executive Officer Chris Giuliani addressed the crowd gathered for the announcement. This new ...read more
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Wednesday, April 04, 2018
Kansas City, MO, April 4, 2018: Buttonwood Financial Group is partnering with KCMO Parks & Recreation and Penn Valley Park Conservancy (PVPC), a local nonprofit organization, on yet another meaningful project in 2018. In addition to hosting and sponsoring PVPC’s Plein Air Art Competition in May 2018, Buttonwood is sponsoring an Earth Day Penn Valley Park Cleanup on Friday April 20, 2018. ...read more
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Friday, March 30, 2018
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (March. 29, 2018) Five Polsinelli attorneys have been named 2018 BTI Client Service All-Stars by BTI Consulting Group. With five attorneys ranked, Polsinelli sits in the top 20 percent of all firms with attorneys in the national 328-member All-Star list. The firm is one of only 72 law firms with two or more BTI Client Service All-Stars, suggesting a culture of client service which ...read more
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Wednesday, March 28, 2018
Robert C. Reynolds has been added as Of Counsel Attorney for Mann Conroy, LLC. Bob has served the Kansas City metro area as a business and intellectual property attorney for several years and works with entrepreneurs, authors, and artists to plan and protect their business assets. He has provided general counsel services to companies in many fields, from cybersecurity to pharmaceutical ...read more
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Tuesday, March 27, 2018
KANSAS CITY, Missouri – March 22, 2018 – Backed by a tradition of providing successful airport projects for more than six decades, Garver is proud to have been selected as part of a team that will deliver a new single terminal to the Kansas City International Airport. Garver, with two local offices in the Kansas City, Missouri area, has joined the team headed by Edgemoor Infrastructure & Real ...read more
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Monday, March 26, 2018
DATE: March 22, 2018FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEContact: Kelsey Rockey, krockey@parriscommunications.com, 816-931-8900    New facility will serve growing needs of children and families in the community.  Merriam, Kan. – Shawnee Mission Health, in partnership with The Foundation for Shawnee Mission Medical Center, today held a groundbreaking ceremony for the B.E. Smith Family Center. Demolition and ...read more
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Wednesday, March 21, 2018
The Kansas House of Representatives and Senate honored KC Restoration, LLC and 16 other small businesses across the state as the Kansas Small Business Development Center’s 2018 Businesses of the Year. Senate Resolution 1776 and House Resolution 6051 recognized Existing, Emerging, and Exporting Businesses selected by each of the eight Kansas SBDC regional centers. The businesses were selected ...read more
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Wednesday, March 21, 2018
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (March 21, 2018) Ramin Cherafat chief executive officer for McCownGordon Construction and Brett Gordon, chairman of the McCownGordon Board of Directors, celebrated a ground breaking on the firm’s new downtown headquarters at 850 Main Street in downtown Kansas City, MO.  Mayor Sly James, City Manager Troy Schulte, Councilman Scott Taylor, Jackson County Executive Frank White and ...read more
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Tuesday, March 20, 2018
For the fourth consecutive year, Accounting Today has named MarksNelson LLC  to its prestigious list of top accounting firms in the Midwest. It is once again the only Kansas City area firm included.   MarksNelson also recently was awarded Inavero’s Best of Accounting™ Award for Client Satisfaction and was named to the Inc. 5000 list of the nation’s fastest growing businesses.     As ...read more
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Thursday, March 15, 2018
“Raise The Woof” Animal Shelter Organizers Announce The Kansas City Campus for Animal Care (KCCAC); KC Pet Project to Manage Campus OperationsKC Parks Board approves Cooperative Agreement; Summer Groundbreaking Targeted in Swope Park at Elmwood and Gregory   Kansas City, MO: Organizers of the Raise the Woof Campaign for a new KCMO animal shelter, which was overwhelmingly approved by voters in ...read more
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Thursday, March 15, 2018
Wichita, Kan. (March 15, 2018)—Foley Equipment today announced the appointment of Charlotte Kerner as the company’s new chief financial officer (CFO). As CFO, Kerner will report directly to Chief Executive Officer Ann Konecny. She will be responsible for overseeing all financial aspects of the company, including financial planning and analysis, accounting and financial reporting, as well as ...read more
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Tuesday, March 13, 2018
Shawnee Mission Medical Center was named one of the nation’s 100 Top Hospitals by IBM Watson Health™. Formerly known as the Truven Health Analytics® 100 Top Hospitals, this study spotlights the top-performing hospitals in the U.S. list based on a balanced scorecard of publicly available clinical, operational and patient satisfaction metrics and data. The Watson Health 100 Top Hospitals® study ...read more
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Monday, February 26, 2018
Daniel Kann and Jason Roos Appointed Managing Directors; Owner and President Laird Goldsborough — along with Founder Bernie Shaner — Remain Active within the Company  Company Celebrates Five-Year Anniversary as Valbridge; 40 Years as Leader in Commercial Real Estate Valuation   There’s a new generation of leadership at Overland Park-based Valbridge Property Advisors (VPA), the nation’s largest ...read more
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Thursday, February 08, 2018
Former Polsinelli construction attorney, Ryan M. Manies, AIA joins the firm as vice president, general counsel, along with industry veteran Jeff Bennett as vice president, business development  KANSAS CITY, Mo. (Jan. 16, 2018) Ramin Cherafat, newly minted chief executive officer for McCownGordon Construction, is laser focused on growing the construction management firm’s already significant ...read more
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