Sook Park, Asian Chamber Executive Director, to Receive 2015 Kansas Minority Business Advocate Award

Oct. 1, 2015

Overland Park, KAN.(October 1, 2015)— The Kansas Department of Commerce has announced that Sook Park, Executive Director of the Asian American Chamber of Commerce of Greater Kansas City (AACC), is the winner of the "2015 Kansas Minority Business Advocate of the Year Award," according to Rhonda Harris, Kansas Office of Minority and Women Business Development. Each year this award is ...

Non-Profit Challenges School Officials on “Walk to School Day” Oct 7

Oct. 1, 2015

For more information, please contact: Stacy Simera, acting Publicity Director, The national non-profit Start School Later is challenging school officials to recognize “Walk to School Day” on October 7 by walking to school or the bus stop with their EARLIEST starting students – typically middle or high school students. Traditionally, school officials honor this international event by walking to ...

Evereve to Open Fourth Store in Kansas City Market

Oct. 1, 2015

CONNIE.DELAGE@EVEREVE.COM 952-920-09070 Evereve Signs Lease at Oak Park Mall in Overland Park, Kansas Store will be the fourth Evereve location in Kansas City area EDINA, Minn. – October 1, 2015 – Evereve, a casual contemporary women’s clothing boutique for the fashion-loving mom, signed a long-term lease for a 2,400-square-foot store at Oak Park Mall in Overland Park, Kan. The store, ...

People to People International Announces New Travel Provider for Immersive Travel Programs

Oct. 1, 2015

Kansas City, MO, USA – People to People International (PTPI) is proud to announce a new licensed travel provider in 2016 to replace previous provider Ambassadors Group, Inc., of Spokane, Washington, USA, which announced on July 13 that it will cease operations by the end of 2015. PTPI has secured the continuation of its travel programming with longtime-trusted travel provider ...

Clay & Bailey Mfg Launches New Website With Enhanced User Features

Oct. 1, 2015

KANSAS CITY, Mo.—Clay & Bailey Manufacturing recently launched a new website,, with enhanced functionality for better user experience and e-commerce capabilities. The Kansas City-based company manufactures tank accessories and corrosion control for Aboveground (AST) and Underground (UST) storage tanks used by the petroleum industry. Clay & Bailey also manufactures construction castings for municipalities. “Our new site will enable users ...

Musica Sacra Celebrates 25th Anniversary With Music by Hasse, Vivaldi

Oct. 1, 2015

Contact: Tim Linn Marketing Communications Writer 816-501-4892 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Sept. 25, 2015 Kansas City, Mo.—Musica Sacra Chorus and Orchestra opens its 25th-anniversary season in the 500-seat auditorium of Pedro Arrupe, S.J., Hall at 7 p.m., Sunday, Oct. 18, with a program of 18th-century music from Venice. The opening concert will feature the Miserere in C Minor by Johann ...

Claudia Rankine Reads for Midwest Poets Series Oct. 29

Oct. 1, 2015

Contact: Tim Linn Marketing Communications Writer 816-501-4892 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Oct. 1, 2015 Kansas City, Mo. — Acclaimed poet Claudia Rankine will bring her award-winning explorations of identity and race to the Midwest Poets Series for a reading scheduled for 7 p.m., Thursday, Oct. 29, in Arrupe Hall Auditorium on the Rockhurst University campus. Born in Kingston, Jamaica, and ...

NY’s Ailey II to perform premiere pieces in Kansas City

Oct. 1, 2015

Media Contact: Kendra Kemp Director of Marketing & Communications (816) 471-6003 (o) (816) 588-5681 (c) What: Kansas City Friends of Alvin Ailey Presents Ailey II When: October 8-10, 2015 Where: Folly Theater, 300 W. 12th Street, Kansas City, MO 64105 Cost: Single tickets range from $25-$65 Groups of 6 or more receive 20% discount KCFAA to Present New York's ...

Olathe Woman Files for Kansas House

Sept. 30, 2015

OLATHE, KS – Sept. 29, 2015 – Leesa Gabel, an Olathe cancer survivor and advocate, writer, and mom, filed paperwork to run for the Republican nomination for the 14th District in the Kansas House on August 2, 2016. Gabel and her husband, Craig, reside in Olathe, where their son is a junior at Olathe Northwest High School, and a lineman ...

Diane S. Voss, MD to Join Kansas City Internal Medicine - Kansas City’s Largest Independent Internal Medicine Practice

Sept. 30, 2015

Kansas City, Missouri: Kansas City Internal Medicine (KCIM) is proud to announce that Diane Voss, MD will join the practice beginning in October of 2015. Dr. Voss graduated from the 6 year combined BA/MD program at the University of Missouri-Kansas City School of Medicine. She completed her residency in Internal Medicine at Baylor College of Medicine in Houston, Texas. In ...

Kansas City Pharmacist Recognized for Providing Outstanding Pharmacy Services to Patients

Sept. 30, 2015

MEDIA ADVISORY Auburn Gehle Communications Manager Kansas Pharmacists Association | 785.228.2327 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Kansas City Pharmacist Recognized for Providing Outstanding Pharmacy Services to Patients On September 11, 2015 at the Kansas Pharmacists Association’s (KPhA) Mid-America Pharmacy Conference & Expo in Overland Park, KS, pharmacist Amanda Applegate was the recipient of the Medication Therapy Management (MTM) Champion Award sponsored ...

Unbound Staffer Brings International Leadership Expertise to Avila University

Sept. 30, 2015

Kansas City, Kan. - Unbound, an international humanitarian organization based in Kansas City, Kan., is pleased to announce that Ellen Edgar, a project specialist at Unbound, has joined Avila University’s new international programs advisory board. Avila University is a Catholic University in Kansas City, MO. Its values-based community of learning prepares students for responsible lifelong contributions to the global community. ...

Amy Hocker Selected To 2015 Homecoming Executive Committee

Sept. 30, 2015

MEDIA RELEASE Hocker named to OSU Homecoming Executive Team STILLWATER, Okla. September 30, 2015 – The Oklahoma State University Alumni Association is pleased to announce Amy Hocker has been selected as one of ten directors for OSU’s Homecoming 2015 Executive Team. Hocker is a senior from Overland Park, Kansas, studying Communication Sciences and Disorders. She will be responsible for the ...

Kramer appointed Managing Partner at Northwestern Mutual

Sept. 30, 2015

For more information contact Lori Ham, Ryan J. Kramer, CLU, ChFC, CLF, former Overland Park resident and Managing Director of Northwestern Mutual in Kansas City, has been appointed the new Managing Partner with Northwestern Mutual based in Downers Grove, IL, which also includes offices in Chicago, Naperville, and Schaumburg, IL. As Managing Partner, Kramer oversees 90 experienced financial representatives ...


Sept. 30, 2015

Maya Yoga, Kansas City’s Ashtanga Yoga Studio, is committed to building a stronger Crossroads community. This top rated studio will offer its Introduction to Ashtanga yoga class in Spanish. At the reduced price of $5.50, it is the perfect opportunity to better your health and well-being in a non-competitive atmosphere. Instructor, Karen Lisondra, will teach the 60-min class Saturday mornings ...

Intouch Solutions Expands Leadership Team with Hire of Senior Vice President, Brady Walcott

Sept. 30, 2015

KANSAS CITY (Sept. 30, 2015) – Intouch Solutions is proud to announce the hire of Brady Walcott as senior vice president. A leading marketing agency serving the pharmaceutical industry, Intouch has seen rapid expansion over the past five years. The addition of Walcott further expands the 650-person firm. As senior vice president, Walcott will foster relationships with existing clients and ...

Premier Real Estate Management Assures Maximum ROI for Kansas Apartment Owners

Sept. 30, 2015

Blue Springs, Missouri ( Pressreleases.kcstar ) September 29, 2015 - Kansas City apartment owners looking for an able management support need not look any further- Premier Real Estate Management has assured maximum ROI for apartment owners through strategic property management. Founded in 2000, Premier is presided over by seasoned real estate broker and certified property manager Rosetta E. Parker. The ...

Tom Burt Announces Contribution To New Book About Bully Prevention

Sept. 30, 2015

Tom Burt, owner of AKKA Karate USA in Independence, MO, announces his involvement in the newest volume of the best-selling series BULLYPROOF: Unleash the Hero Inside Your Kid. This latest volume, which is scheduled for release in October, will include contributions from Burt and ten other experts in various industries that address the growing problem of bullying. “As a martial ...

Northland Democrats Host Special Screening

Sept. 29, 2015

In celebration of the 50th Anniversary of the Voting Rights Act of 1965, The Northland Democratic Club will host a screening of a short yet powerful documentary, “Selma the Bridge to Ballot” on Tuesday, October 20 at 6:30 PM in the Community Room at the North Kansas City Public Library, 2215 Howell Street in North Kansas City. The documentary provided ...

Tappecue, KC Made Wi-Fi thermometer at American Royal BBQ event

Sept. 29, 2015

Tappecue, born and raised in Kansas City, is selling again to barbecue enthusiasts at the American Royal's World Series of Barbecue at Arrowhead Stadium, Oct. 2nd and 3rd. Gina Bourret, President says "It's our 3rd year of selling at American Royal and we are looking forward to the new venue this year as well as connecting with our returning customers ...

Post Coffee to Host ZZ Hops Coffee Beer Competition

Sept. 29, 2015

Post Coffee to host ZZ Hops Coffee Beer Homebrew Competition Post Coffee hosts home brewing club competition featuring beers brewed with coffee. Lee’s Summit, MO, Tuesday, October 20, 2015, 7:30pm, Members of ZZ Hops home brewing club will take part in a club only home brewing competition featuring beers brewed with coffee. Post Coffee Co. owners Levi Holland and Tanner ...

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