Locally Made Gourmet Food Product Now Available in Select Cosentino’s Price Choppers

July 16, 2015

Overland Park, KS- July 16th, 2015 Macho Mayo, a gourmet sandwich/burger spread that doubles as a dip, is now available in select Cosentino’s Price Chopper locations. Macho mayo is gluten free, has no sugar, and has nearly half the calories & fat compared to traditional mayonnaise. Macho Mayo is made in Kansas City and comes in two flavors- a spicy ...

PRESS RELEASE: Local Nonprofit Teaches KC Kids How to Fix Healthier Snacks

July 15, 2015

NEWS RELEASE FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE July 15, 2015 Contact: Diane Besler, RD, LD Nutra-Net Program Director Phone: (913) 219-6188 Email: dibesler@kc.rr.com Website: www.nutra-net.org or www.makeahealthyroar.org Local Nonprofit Teaches KC Kids How to Fix Healthier Snacks To celebrate its 30th anniversary, Nutra-Net will launch its inaugural Camp Cook for Life on July 21. Local nonprofit Nutra-Net will host its first-ever Camp ...

Unbound Releases Video Presentation on Poverty, Radicalization and Perception of Kenya’s Youth

July 15, 2015

Unbound, a Kansas City, Kan.-based nonprofit working in 20 countries around the world, has released a new video talk, entitled "Encounter Unbound," which addresses the marginalization of Kenyan youth and strategies for changing the present reality. In the talk, Amos Kihoro, programs coordinator for Unbound in Nairobi, outlines reasons Kenyan youth struggle, such as high unemployment, early marriage, drug abuse, ...

KIND SELECTS LOCAL ORGANIZATION SHOW ME SHOES FOUNDATION AS FINALIST FOR THEIR KIND ACTS IN KANSAS CITY

July 15, 2015

Show Me Shoes Foundation in Running to Receive $10,000 from KIND Local residents can vote to help Show Me Shoes Foundation advance Show Me Shoes Foundation helps underprivileged teen girls “Build Confidence from the SOLE” by providing shoes, mentorship, various programs to assist the teens and their families Kansas City based Show Me Shoes Foundation which “Builds Confidence Starting from ...

SNL Film Unit DP Alex Buono’s Filmmaking Tour Coming to Kansas City

July 15, 2015

In 2013 MZed produced The Art of Visual Storytelling Tour featuring Saturday Night Live Film Unit Cinematographer Alex Buono. This educational workshop visited 31 cities teaching a comprehensive overview of the filmmaking process and elicited rave reviews from its over 4000 attendees. This summer MZed is proud to announce Alex Buono’s Visual Storytelling 2; Style & Subtext in Cinema. This ...

VATTEROTT COLLEGE KANSAS CITY OPEN HOUSE

July 14, 2015

WHAT: Bring a friend and visit Vatterott College-Kansas City’s Open House on Tuesday, July 28, from 4 p.m. to 7 p.m. Tour the campus, meet faculty and learn about training for a new career in automotive, diesel, personal fitness training and more. Classes begin August 24. Learn more at vatterott.edu WHEN: 4 p.m. to 7 p.m. Tuesday, July 28, 2015 ...

Kansas City Accounting Firm RubinBrown Promotes Tizzi Blackburn, CPA, to Manager

July 14, 2015

KANSAS CITY, Mo. – RubinBrown, LLP, one of the nation’s top 50 accounting and business consulting firms, is proud to announce the promotion of Tizzi Blackburn, CPA, to manager in the Kansas City office. Blackburn joined the Tax Services Group in 2011, working with clients in various industries with a focus on professional services, and more specifically, law firms. Her ...

Kansas City Accounting Firm RubinBrown Promotes Patrick Amos, CPA, to Manager

July 14, 2015

KANSAS CITY, Mo. – RubinBrown, LLP, one of the nation’s top 50 accounting and business consulting firms, is proud to announce the promotion of Patrick Amos, CPA, to manager in the Kansas City office. Since joining the firm in 2009, Amos serves clients in manufacturing and distribution, nonprofit and public sector industries. Amos works in RubinBrown’s Assurance Services Group, specializing ...

Kansas City Accounting Firm RubinBrown Promotes Graham Ryan, CPA, to Manager

July 14, 2015

KANSAS CITY, Mo. – RubinBrown, LLP, one of the nation’s top 50 accounting and business consulting firms, is proud to announce the promotion of Graham Ryan, CPA, to manager in the Kansas City office. Serving clients representing various industries in RubinBrown’s Assurance Services Group, Ryan focuses on construction, manufacturing and distribution, governmental accounting and employee benefit plan audit services. He ...

Kansas City Accounting Firm RubinBrown Promotes Colleen McDole, CPA, to Manager

July 14, 2015

KANSAS CITY, Mo. – RubinBrown, LLP, one of the nation’s top 50 accounting and business consulting firms, is proud to announce the promotion of Colleen McDole, CPA, to manager in the Kansas City office. With more than four years of accounting experience, McDole works in RubinBrown’s Assurance Services Group with a focus on not-for-profit organizations and the manufacturing and distribution ...

KC Company creates SnapBat for MLB All-Star Game

July 14, 2015

Major League Baseball and Samsung asked Dimensional Innovations, an Overland Park, KS company, to help capture the on-field action at the 2015 All-Star Game. Our solution is SnapBat, a baseball bat selfie stick that holds the newest Samsung phone and takes really great photos. While we were at it, we also whipped up a bracket board for the Home Run ...

Providence Receives American College Of Cardiology Award For Cardiac Care

July 14, 2015

Kansas City, KS (July 14, 2015) – Providence Medical Center has received the American College of Cardiology’s NCDR ACTION Registry–GWTG Platinum Performance Achievement Award for 2015. Providence is one of only 319 hospitals nationwide to receive the honor. The award recognizes Providence’s commitment and success in implementing a higher standard of care for heart attack patients and signifies that Providence ...

Lawrence Opera Theatre announces its sixth season

July 14, 2015

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Hugo Vera, 785-218-6039 lawrenceoperatheatre@gmail.com Lawrence Opera Theatre announces its sixth season Lawrence Opera Theatre (L.O.T.), in association with Theatre Lawrence, is pleased to announce their sixth Summer Festival season, which will run from July 29 through August 16, 2015. Performers from all over the state of Kansas and across the country are making Lawrence, Kansas, their ...

ER Marketing Named Agency of Record

July 14, 2015

NEWS RELEASE FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE July 14, 2015 FOR MORE INFORMATION Matt Bartlett, Senior Account Executive mbartlett@ermarketing.net (816) 471-1400 ER Marketing Named Agency of Record by Fortress Railing Products Kansas City, Mo. – ER Marketing announced today that Fortress Railing Products, a leading innovator and manufacturer of railing products, has hired the agency for branding, digital, channel communications, lead generation, ...

Lever1 Wins Startup of the Year in 2015 American Business AwardsSM

July 14, 2015

Media Contact: Tiffany Hamlett 816.396.5172 thamlett@bluechairllc.com Kansas City, MO—July14, 2015—Lever1 was awarded 2015 Startup of the Year in Business Services Industries by the American Business Awards. Known for providing quality HR, payroll, and benefit solutions, Lever1 aspires to become the full-service Professional Employer Organization (PEO) solution for business owners. Only a handful of Kansas City-based companies were honored. This Bronze ...

TRAVANSE LIVINGTM AT OLATHE DONATES FURNITURE TO HABITAT FOR HUMANITY

July 14, 2015

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE CONTACT: Trisha McClanahan, Lifestyle Specialist 913.791.0020 • TMcClanahan@Travanseliving.com TRAVANSE LIVINGTM AT OLATHE DONATES FURNITURE TO HABITAT FOR HUMANITY OLATHE, KS: Travanse LivingTM is a new assisted living and memory care community under development in the former Holiday Inn located next to Olathe Medical Center. Managed and operated by Pathway® Senior Living, Travanse Living will offer Pathway’s signature ...

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Local Midwives and Constituents Meet with Lawmakers

July 14, 2015

KANSAS CITY, Missouri - July 23, 2015 11:30am - Local midwives and constituents will meet with State Representatives Judy Morgan(D) and Gail McCann-Beatty(D) to discuss midwifery care and home birth in their districts, 24th and 43rd respectively. Although women can still legally seek out of hospital midwifery care in Missouri, during the 2015 session multiple bills were introduced to criminalize ...

MARKSNELSON ASSOCIATES SELECTED TO PARTICIPATE IN “20 UP TO 40” LEADERSHIP PROGRAM

July 14, 2015

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (June 14, 2015) – Michael Herber and Matt Schulte, professionals at MarksNelson accounting and consulting firm, have been selected to participate in the Kansas Society of CPAs (KSCPA) 2015-2016 “20 up to 40” Leadership Program. The “20 up to 40” program serves to develop and enhance leadership skills amongst accounting professionals under 40 years old. The program ...

Hope Faith Ministries Announces 2 New Appointments

July 13, 2015

Hope Faith Ministries Announces Appointment Brian Blevins as Executive Director, Katie Eck as Development Director Seasoned Non-Profit Professionals Bring Key Leadership and Community Outreach Experience to Growing Organization KANSAS CITY, Mo. – July 13, 2015 – Hope Faith Ministries, a Christian ministry dedicated to meeting the physical, emotional and spiritual needs of homeless and impoverished men, women and children in ...

Ricky Cruz defends GWF Championship Vs Brandon Espinosa

July 13, 2015

Global Wrestling Federation presents Resurrection on July 25th, 2015 at 7:00pm at the Independence National Guard Armory located at 2323 S. Crysler Ave. Independence Missouri. All seats are just $10 and tickets are available in advance at www.showclix.com/event/gwfresurrection. In one of the main events the GWF Championship will be defended as "The King Of Chaos" Ricky Cruz takes on Brandon ...

Travanse Living in Olathe hosts Alzheimer’s workshop

July 13, 2015

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE FOR MORE INFORMATION, CONTACT: TRISHA MCCLANAHAN • 913-791-0020 TRAVANSE LIVINGTM AT OLATHE HOSTS ALZHEIMER’S WORKSHOP OLATHE, KS: Travanse LivingTM, a new assisted living and memory care community featuring the award-winning Pathway® Senior Living VIVA!? lifestyle and scheduled to open late 2015, is hosting an Alzheimer’s Workshop that is open to the community. Join us on Tuesday, July ...

Travanse Living in Olathe donates furniture to Habitat for Humanity

July 13, 2015

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE CONTACT: Trisha McClanahan, Lifestyle Specialist 913.791.0020 • TMcClanahan@Travanseliving.com OLATHE, KS: Travanse LivingTM is a new assisted living and memory care community under development in the former Holiday Inn located next to Olathe Medical Center. Managed and operated by Pathway® Senior Living, Travanse Living will offer Pathway’s signature VIVA!? lifestyle. This unique approach to living fosters purpose and ...

Ramadan Meal Brings Together Different Faiths

July 13, 2015

Ramadan Meal Brings Together Different Faiths By Pat Cooper How can citizens of such a complicated world live in peace and harmony? Last week more than forty people of different faiths and ages gathered in Overland Park to take a small step to solve that very problem. They met to break the Ramadan fast and to encourage understanding among all ...

The Whole Person Celebrates the 25th Anniversary of the ADA!

July 13, 2015

Contact Terri Goddard tgoddard@thewholeperson.org 816-627-2220 (direct) 816-572-0497 (cell) PRESS RELEASE FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE The Whole Person celebrates the 25th Anniversary of The Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) with two events at 3710 Main Street Kansas City, MO (July 2, 2015): July 26, 2015 marks the 25th Anniversary of the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA). Celebrations of the signing of the ...


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