Gordon H. Hamilton III Named to Barron’s “Top 1,200 Financial Advisors”

Feb. 25, 2015

Kansas City, MO, February 24, 2015 – Morgan Stanley announced today Gordon H. Hamilton III, a Managing Director, Financial Advisor in the Firm’s Kansas City Wealth Management office, has been named to Barron’s list of America’s Top 1,200 Advisors: 2015 State-by-State. The “Barron’s Top 1,200 Advisors” is a select group of individuals who are screened on a number of criteria. ...

Local chiropractor held successful drive to support to City Union Mission

Feb. 25, 2015

Blue Springs, MO. Dr. Michael R. Pardun invited the public to participate in a community service project to benefit the City Union Mission. During the entire month of February, new patients received care-including consultation, exam, and x-rays (if needed) and the Dr’s report of findings (normally up to a $280 value) at a greatly reduced fee of $14 in exchange ...

Kansas City’s Josey Milner Breaks Barriers With 2015 Midwest Music Awards Nominations

Feb. 25, 2015

MTS Management Group is proud to announce Josey Milner has been nominated for Best Country Artist and Song Of The Year (“Cowgirls”) at the 2015 Project Backstage Midwest Music Awards. “Cowgirls” is the first country song to be nominated for Song of the Year, in the awards’ five-year history. The nominations were announced in a ceremony, held last Saturday, February ...

Kansas City Women Business Leaders Share their Perspectives on Leadership

Feb. 25, 2015

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Steve Nichols Marketing Consultant Boswell Inc. Phone: 913-486-4177 Email: steve@boswellinc.com Kansas City Women Business Leaders Share their Perspectives on Leadership (Kansas City) - Several women who are executives in Kansas City-based companies recently shared their insights on leadership and professional development with regard to career advancement. They are Managing Director Mandy Ketchum of Dysart Taylor; Chief ...

Fine Arts Programs on Display at This Weekend’s College Fair

Feb. 25, 2015

Saturday College Expo Features Ground-Breaking Fine Arts Programs of Private Universities The FREE expo is will take place for one day only–Saturday, Feb. 28 from 9:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Colonial Presbyterian Church, 9500 Wornall Rd. in south Kansas City just north of Interstate 435. For 17 years the expo has brought together students, parents and colleges from 25 ...

Midwest’s Largest Fair for Private Colleges This Weekend

Feb. 25, 2015

Come to the FREE 2015 Midwest College Expo This Weekend The FREE expo is will take place for one day only–Saturday, Feb. 28 from 9:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Colonial Presbyterian Church, 9500 Wornall Rd. in south Kansas City just north of Interstate 435. For 17 years the expo has brought together students, parents and colleges from 25 states ...

Boy Scouts of America Heart of America Council announces 2014 Scoutmaster of the Year

Feb. 25, 2015

David McCaughey was honored on Feb 22, 2015 by the Boy Scouts of America - Heart of America Council with the Paul D. Arend Distinguished Scoutmaster of the Year Award. The Heart of America Council is pleased to present the Paul D Arend Distinguish Scoutmaster of the Year Award to a Scoutmaster that exemplifies and strives toward the same high ...

Freeland Photography and The Legal Center for New Families Kick Off 2015 Cutest Baby Contest

Feb. 25, 2015

For Immediate Release Contact: Tim Denker, 816-434-6610, tdenker@denkerlawfirm.com Freeland Photography and The Legal Center for New Families Kick Off 2015 Cutest Baby Contest Contest to Benefit Hillcrest Transitional Housing LEE’S SUMMIT, Mo., February 25, 2015 – Freeland Photography and The Legal Center for New Families, both of Lee’s Summit, Mo., today announced that they have teamed up to present the ...

Bill McGowan Named Chair of Noted Chicago Foundation

Feb. 25, 2015

CHICAGO, Ill., Feb. 25, 2015--The William G. McGowan Charitable Fund has elected Kansas City resident Bill McGowan chairman of the Fund board. He succeeds former president Sue Gin-McGowan, who passed away on Sept. 26, 2014. McGowan’s brother Brian and sister Mary McGowan Swartz, also Kansas City residents, were named the family foundation’s board treasurer and a board member, respectively. Founded ...

Training Program Discount Offered Through Kansas City Triathlon

Feb. 25, 2015

Leawood, Kansas – February 25, 2015 – Anthem Ventures and United Multisport have set the date for the 7th annual Kansas City Triathlon on May 17th and now an 8-week beginner/intermediate training program is being offered by preferred coaching partner, Midwest Triathlon Coaching at a special Kansas City Triathlon discounted rate. The program offers group training events, a personal training ...

SciFi4Me Covers Planet Comicon 2015 - Magazine Returns for 7th Year

Feb. 24, 2015

KANSAS CITY, MO (February 25, 2015) – SciFi4Me.com, the online magazine covering the science fiction and fantasy genres, will once again be in attendance with cameras and microphones at Planet Comicon 2015. A team of reporters will be at PCC all three days, March 13 – 15, and will be conducting interviews with celebrities, comic book writers, and artists throughout ...


Feb. 24, 2015

LEAWOOD, Kan. (February 24th, 2015) – Local advertising agency Muller Bressler Brown (MBB) has been appointed the agency of record for The Mutual Fund Store, a nationally branded, independent Registered Investment Adviser (RIA) organization. The Mutual Fund Store will draw on the full-service agency for strategic direction, marketing tactics and creative consultation. MBB will also concept and produce creative campaigns ...

MarksNelson Accounting Firm Announces Firm Wide Promotions

Feb. 24, 2015

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (February 24, 2015) – MarksNelson LLC is pleased to announce several promotions. Tara Miller, CPA, has been promoted to supervisor in the Accounting Services department. Miller has been with the firm just over three years. Emily Baird, CPA, has been promoted to senior staff accountant. Baird has been with MarksNelson in the Accounting Services department since December ...

Kansas City Personal Injury Law Firm Bautista Allen LLC Partner Daniel L. Allen Honored With “Decade Award” from UMKC School of Law

Feb. 24, 2015

Bautista Allen LLC, a premier Kansas City personal injury and wrongful death law firm, is proud to announce that partner, Daniel L. Allen, has been honored with the University of Missouri-Kansas City School of Law’s “Decade Award.” The University of Missouri – Kansas City School of Law has presented the “Decade Award” to Daniel L. Allen, a founding attorney of ...

Jennifer Bequette, MD to Join Kansas City Internal Medicine - Kansas City’s Largest Independent Internal Medicine Practice

Feb. 24, 2015

Kansas City, Missouri: Kansas City Internal Medicine (KCIM) is proud to announce that Jennifer Bequette, MD will join the practice beginning in April of 2015. Dr. Bequette graduated from University of Missouri-Kansas City School of Medicine with a Bachelor of Arts degree and a Doctorate of Medicine in 2000. She completed her residency in Internal Medicine at UMKC, working at ...

The City of Lawrence, Douglas County and Douglas County Senior Services Launch New Campaign, ReINVENT Retirement: Live the Lawrence Life, to Retain and Attract Retirees.

Feb. 24, 2015

With the baby boomer generation moving into its retirement years, Lawrence, KS and its surrounding area is positioning itself as the ideal destination for people looking to live the rest of their lives in a vibrant, diverse and culturally rich town with a sense of place and community. As one aspect of its new mission, Douglas County Senior Services, Inc. ...

The Joseph Company Moving Forward Conference

Feb. 23, 2015

What: The Joseph Company Moving Forward: Personal Vision for Significant Impact Conference When: March 13-15, 2015 Where: International House of Prayer University 12901 S. US Highway 71 Grandview, MO 64030 For More Info & to Register: www.ihopkc.org/movingforward josephcompany@ihopkc.org 816-763-0200 ext. 2173 Discover your mountain of influence. Embrace your mantle of leadership. Fulfill your mandate in the workplace. Join The Joseph ...

Village Cooperative Senior Housing Project Breaks Ground

Feb. 23, 2015

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Media Contact: Katy O’Donovan MW Builders (913) 956-3822 kodonovan@mwbuilders.com Village Cooperative Project Breaks Ground MW Builders and Real Estate Equities attended the groundbreaking ceremony for the new senior living project (Overland Park, Kan.) February 23, 2015 — Representatives from MW Builders and Real Estate Equities Development attended a luncheon and official groundbreaking ceremony for the new Village ...

Hallmark Cards Selects Liquidity Services to Run a Private Auction for Surplus Manufacturing Equipment Located in Leavenworth

Feb. 23, 2015

Liquidity Services Opens Auction for Manufacturing Equipment on Behalf of Hallmark Cards, Inc. Bidding open for disposable cups and plates, napkin printing/folding, and packaging and support equipment WASHINGTON, Feb 17, 2015 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Liquidity Services, Inc. a global solution provider in the reverse supply chain with the world’s largest marketplace for business surplus, has been selected by Hallmark Cards, ...

Ephemeral Balloon Fashions Hit the Stage at Olathe East

Feb. 23, 2015

For Immediate Release Contact: Molly Munyan 12401 South Acuff Court, Olathe, KS 66062 Phone: (913)306-5292 Email: missmollymooballoons@gmail.com Date: February 23, 2015 Ephemeral Balloon Fashions Hit the Stage Olathe East Senior Molly Munyan makes fashion line out of balloons for her school fashion show Olathe, Kansas – 7p.m., Thursday, February 26th, 2015 at Olathe East High School, Molly Munyan, professional balloon ...

YVC Board Unanimously Elects Jim Hise as New Board Chair

Feb. 23, 2015

Kansas City, Mo. – The board of directors of Youth Volunteer Corps (YVC) unanimously voted Jim Hise to be the new board chair during the February board meeting. YVC is a youth service organization operating throughout the U.S. and Canada that is headquartered in Kansas City. “Jim’s passion for youth service and strong leadership made him a natural choice to ...

New Coffee Dynasty in KC

Feb. 23, 2015

Don't wake a sleeping dog or it may bite. Black Dog Coffee and the family that owns and runs it are poised to become the new coffee dynasty in Kansas City. They have strategically purchased the Filling Station Coffee Shops in Kansas City. They are currently developing and building out a downtown historical landmark building to be a destination coffee ...

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