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Wednesday, July 11, 2018
Foley Equipment Goes Solar Foley Power Solutions, a division of Foley Equipment, recently completed a solar microgrid on the roof of the company’s Kansas City facility. Foley Equipment is a proud provider of solar, microgrid and energy storage systems to customers throughout Kansas and northwest Missouri.  The company’s 1,500 solar panel microgrid will create 172kW of renewable energy at a cost ...read more
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Monday, July 09, 2018
Camp Fire Heartland is thrilled to announce the appointment of its new Executive Director, Erin Vincent. Erin will lead the 105-year-old Kansas City youth development organization in daily operations, management, human resources, and financial planning. Erin is a results-oriented nonprofit leader who is passionate about Youth Development. She has developed and lead over 30 youth programs, ...read more
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Thursday, June 28, 2018
ONE OF NATION’S FASTEST-GROWING ACCOUNTING FIRMS SENDS ALL 181 EMPLOYEES TO HELP LOCAL NONPROFITS  KANSAS CITY, Mo. (June 28, 2018) – On a sweltering day with unseasonable temperatures hovering in the upper 90s, the entire staff of 181 MarksNelson employees deployed across Kansas City to volunteer at nonprofits. MarksNelson, one of the nation’s fastest growing accounting firms, closed its ...read more
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Tuesday, June 26, 2018
KANSAS CITY, Missouri – JUNE 26, 2018 – Since opening its first office in the Kansas City area five years ago, Garver has continued to increase its dedication to the market by providing innovative infrastructure solutions. The latest commitment has come in the hiring of several new employees that will serve aviation, construction services, and transportation clients from offices based in Kansas ...read more
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Wednesday, June 13, 2018
Leaders and Achievers® Scholarship Program Recognizes Students’ Achievements Both in and Out of the Classroom INDEPENDENCE, MO – June 12, 2018 - Comcast Kansas City has awarded $10,000 in scholarships for the 2018-19 school year to 10 graduating high school seniors as part of the company’s annual Leaders and Achievers® Scholarship Program.  The program, funded by the Comcast Foundation, is a ...read more
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Tuesday, June 12, 2018
OVERLAND PARK (June 12, 2018) – High school students across the Kansas City metro have a new, accelerated path to a bachelor’s degree. Area school districts and community colleges joined the University of Kansas to formalize the Degree in 3 program during a signing event on June 12 at the KU Edwards Campus in Overland Park. Degree in 3 enables students from participating schools to earn a ...read more
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Tuesday, June 12, 2018
A group of investors that own Affinity Worldwide and National Real Estate Insurance Group (NREIG) and led by Tim Norris, has purchased First Consulting and Administration Inc., a Kansas City-based insurance compliance service company established in 1969 and previously owned and managed by Francine Fetyko. The purchase was finalized in May. The terms were not disclosed.   First Consulting & ...read more
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Wednesday, June 06, 2018
Merger with Blue Hills Community Services Solidifies Position as Kansas City's Largest Urban Developer   KANSAS CITY, Mo. (June 4, 2018) – Swope Community Builders, a 501(c)(3) Community Development Corporation with nearly thirty years of extensive, mission-based development has changed its name to Community Builders of Kansas City (CBKC). As Kansas City’s largest urban core developer, the ...read more
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Thursday, May 31, 2018
Kansas City, MO - May 31, 2018 - Cornerstones of Care is proud to announce the appointment of Chad Harris, CAE as Chief Development Officer. Harris will plan, direct and coordinate all major fundraising activities and special projects associated with meeting and increasing funding and organizational development goals; including the upcoming Chiefs Charity Game on August 9, 2018 at Arrowhead ...read more
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Wednesday, May 30, 2018
Contractor members of the Kansas City Chapter of the Associated General Contractors of America (AGC) were honored at the Building Excellence Awards on Thursday, May 24, 2018. The Winners and Finalists are listed below. All Finalists are listed in alphabetical order.  Project of the Year by a General Contractor (Over $100 Million):Building Excellence Award Winner:JE Dunn Construction CompanyCerner ...read more
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Friday, May 25, 2018
Customers visiting new KCP&L Connect will experience hands-on energy solutions demonstrations and personalized account support Kansas City, Mo., (May 22, 2018) — Located in the heart of Kansas City near the historic 18th and Vine Entertainment District, KCP&L will open its first energy solutions center, KCP&L Connect, next week. Designed with the customer experience in mind, KCP&L Connect is part ...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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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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