TIVOL Announces Jewelry Buying Division

May 23, 2016

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact information: Korrie Moscato-Hansen korrie@diamondbanc.com 573.875.2265 TIVOL Announces Jewelry Buying Division In partnership with Diamond Banc, TIVOL has opened a new jewelry buying office on the Country Club Plaza. TIVOL has partnered with Diamond Banc to open a luxury, fine jewelry, and high-end watch buying office on the Country Club Plaza in Kansas City, MO. The 106-year-old ...

Raphael named Autograph Collection Hotel of the Year

May 23, 2016

William D. Carter, general manager of The Raphael Hotel, was recently presented the “Autograph Collection Hotel of the Year” award by Marriott International at the company’s annual recognition celebration in Bethesda, Maryland. The award recognizes top performing hotels in each brand. The Raphael vied for the accolade with 63 distinctive Autograph Collection of the Americas properties, six Gaylord luxury resorts ...

Fletcher Promoted to Director of Career Development at Park University

May 23, 2016

Park University’s Office of University Relations and Development has announced the promotion of Leah Fletcher to the position of director of career development. Fletcher, who previously served the University as assistant director of career development and as a career counselor since August 2013, began her new duties today. As director of career development, Fletcher oversees the University’s Career Development Center ...

Vince & Associates Clinical Research Announces Research Campus Expansion

May 23, 2016

OVERLAND PARK, KS – Vince & Associates Clinical Research, an Altasciences company, announced today the opening of their new four-story building as a part of their early phase clinical research campus expansion, which includes a QT safety assessment unit, a controlled ventilation smoking area, a limited access specialty unit, as well as an expanded pharmacy and recruitment center. The new ...

Proforma Owners Team up to take on the Trek 100 to Fight Childhood Cancer

May 23, 2016

Jackson, WI, Lenexa, KS (May 23, 2016) – Tim Meffert, Owner of Proforma Effective Solutions and Keith Steiniger, Owner of Proforma IDology Marketing Group have teamed up to ride in the Trek 100 Ride for Hope to fight childhood cancer. To Meffert and Steiniger, this cause is very close to their hearts. Their team name, LBJ2, is dedicated to the ...

Local Teens PItch to Support Kansas City House of Hope & Hurting Teens within the Greater Kansas City Area

May 23, 2016

For Immediate Release Contact Leslie Alford 816-739-2023 leslie@houseofhopekc.net Local Teens Pitch to Support Kansas City House of Hope & Hurting Teens within the Greater KC Area Midwest Sports Productions’ in partnership with House of Hope Kansas City Offers Parents Support & Guidance to detect if their teen is struggling with depression or suicidal emotions during peak summer “at-risk” periods Overland ...

Comedian Justin Williams Brings ‘Dear Friends’ to KC for an Evening of Laughs

May 21, 2016

NYC-based funnyman and Kansas City native to headline June 18 show (NEW YORK) May 20, 2016– New York-based comedian and Kansas City native, Justin Williams, is coming back home this summer—and he’s bringing some funny friends with him. Justin Williams & Dear Friends—featuring Regina DeCicco and Akash Bhasin—are slated to fill the Uptown Arts Bar, 3611 Broadway, with giggles, guffaws ...

McPherson College Announces Honor Roll, Honorable Mention

May 20, 2016

McPherson College has recognized its highest academic achievers in their spring 2016 Honor Roll and Honorable Mention students. To qualify for the Honor Roll, students must be a full-time student and earn a grade point average of 3.55 or higher during the previous term. Students earning a grade-point average from 3.25 to 3.54 are named to the Honorable Mention Roll. ...

Kansas City Mutual UFO Network to host World UFO Day July 2, 2016 in Sugar Creek

May 20, 2016

The Kansas City Mutual UFO Network will host a UFO cookout and skywatch on World UFO Day July 2, 2016 at La Benite Park in Sugar Creek, Missouri. World UFO Day was created by the World UFO Day Organization as a way to bring together UFO enthusiasts and to raise awareness about UFO’s. By definition, UFOs are Unidentified Flying Objects, ...

Cornerstone Mortgage, Inc. has been featured on the Top 100 Mortgage Companies in America List by Mortgage Executive Magazine for the Third Year in a Row

May 20, 2016

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Kansas City, MO (May 17, 2016) – Cornerstone Mortgage, Inc., a privately-held Missouri based mortgage banking firm, has once again been named one of the Top 100 Mortgage Companies in America by Mortgage Executive Magazine. Cornerstone has now been featured on the 2013, 2014 and 2015 Top 100 Mortgage Companies lists. Cornerstone is proud to be included ...

Tutera Senior Living & Health Care to Break Ground on New $65 Million Tiffany Springs Senior Community in North Kansas City

May 20, 2016

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (May 20, 2016) – Tutera Senior Living & Health Care will break ground on the new $65 million Tiffany Springs Senior Community in North Kansas City, Mo. (9191 N. Ambassador Drive). A groundbreaking event with local dignitaries is scheduled for 9:30 a.m. on Wednesday, May 25. Following Tutera’s “inspired by you” approach to senior care, Tiffany Springs ...

New Women’s Transitional House Opening

May 20, 2016

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE 5/20/16 CONTACT: Christi Campos, Development Coordinator 816-286-6379 cell - 816-471-4673 ext. 325 office SUBJECT: New Women’s Transitional House Ribbon Cutting On Wednesday, June 1st, 2016, at 3:30 p.m. Hope Faith Ministries (HFM) will cut the ribbon to open our new Women’s Transitional House at 1100 East 8th Street, KCMO. Refreshments and tours of the newly remodeled brownstone ...

Cross Honored with CSE Distinguished Service Award

May 19, 2016

For further information, contact: Maria Preston-Cargill, Vice President of Marketing, Allen Press, Inc. mcargill@allenpress.com | tel: 785.865.9265 LAWRENCE, Kan. – May 19, 2016 – On Monday, the Council of Science Editors (CSE) recognized Tim Cross, Allen Press Product Education Manager, with a Distinguished Service Award. Cross has served as a CSE volunteer in a variety of positions for more than ...

Get Fierce Art Show @ Paper Birch Landing in Midtown

May 19, 2016

A Show of KC Artists-- all women-- three generations--all fiercely determined to create! June 6 to 30th @ Paper Birch Landing Gallery Show is titled after the poem by Meghan Gilroy, Fierce Warrior Woman "Get fierce. Get clear. Be ruthless with yourself.... Time to love up and let go of your victim. Time to focus your scattered brain. Time to ...

Lighton International Artists Exchange Program (LIAEP) Announces 2016 Awards

May 18, 2016

The Kansas City­-based Lighton International Artists Exchange Program is pleased to announce recipients of the 2016 LIAEP Awards for international travel. Seven artists in various media receive grants for international travel in 2016­-17. The 2016 LIAEP Award Recipients are: Einat Amir, Sound/Video/Performance, Israel to Omaha, NE William Ellis Bradley, Experimental Music, USA to Clare, Ireland Linda Lopez, Ceramic Sculpture, USA ...

William Jewell Alumni in Trumpet and Organ Concert

May 18, 2016

Second Baptist Church 300 East Kansas Liberty, Missouri 64068 816-781-2824 William Jewell College alumni Kristine Harris, trumpet, and Jerry Westenkuehler, Organ, will present a free concert at second Baptist Church, 300 East Kansas Street in Liberty, Missouri, at 7:00 PM on May 31, 2016. Westenkuehler went on to receive his Master of Church Music and Doctorate in musical arts from ...

David Mack joins Allen Press as Director of Prepress and Digital

May 18, 2016

For further information, contact: Maria Preston-Cargill, Director of Marketing, Allen Press, Inc. | mcargill@allenpress.com | tel: 785.865.9265 LAWRENCE, Kan. – May 18, 2016 – Allen Press, Inc. announces that David Mack joins the team as Director of Prepress and Digital. “We are excited to have David start collaborating and working with our current staff to find new ways to optimize ...

153 Graduate From McPherson College Class of 2016

May 18, 2016

Circles, bowls, and an empty podium were the key images for the McPherson College Class of 2016 to take with them from Commencement. On May 15, MC recognized the accomplishment of the 153 graduating master’s and bachelor’s students – a class 20 percent larger than in 2015. Dr. Becki Bowman, associate professor of communication, was the first to address the ...

Downey takes position with U.S. Army Corps of Engineers

May 18, 2016

KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Kevin Downey has recently accepted a position with the Kansas City District, U.S. Army Corps of Engineers. His new position will be as a real estate specialist with responsibilities for military installation teams. He is a 1981 graduate from Kansas State University and holds a degree in business management. For additional information on the U.S. Army ...

Olathe Northwest High in National Robotics League Championship

May 18, 2016

Cleveland, OH – May 15, 2016 -- Olathe Northwest High School spent months of work to join 63 teams from seven states and Puerto Rico for the National Robotics League (NRL) national competition at California University of Pennsylvania, California, PA, on Friday and Saturday, May 20-21. On Friday the teams will complete required safety, documentation and team interviews. The robot ...

Elmer takes position with U.S. Army Corps of Engineers

May 18, 2016

KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Jania Elmer of Mount Vernon, Mo., has recently accepted a position with the Kansas City District, U.S. Army Corps of Engineers. Elmer joins the Kansas City District from Fort Leavenworth. Her new position will be as a real estate specialist with responsibilities for military installations. She is a graduate from Mount Vernon High School. For additional ...

Great Plains Energy Adds Female Executive to its Corporate Board

May 18, 2016

Kansas City, MO — The Kansas City region’s win|win campaign, created to move qualified women onto corporate boards and into executive suites, is pleased to announce that Sandra J. Price, Senior Vice President, Human Resources for Sprint Corporation, has been named to Great Plains Energy’s board of directors. “We salute Great Plains Energy for staying ahead of the national average ...

JE Dunn Gets Red in the Face for Healthier Hearts

May 18, 2016

For more information: Keli Schneider keli.schneider@jedunn.com (Office): 816-292-8529 WHAT: 4th Annual Red Face Relay, a running event created by JE Dunn with over 147 participants in 16 national locations. Each team will run a 60-minute leg of the relay. WHO: JE Dunn employees and the American Heart Association WHEN: Thursday, May 19 from 11:30 to 12:30 p.m. WHERE: JE Dunn ...

Kansas City Band Selected for Famous Music Festival

May 18, 2016

Kansas City, Missouri - May 18th, 2016 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE New York’s largest punk rock music festival, Punk Island, have begun announcing this year’s band list. In addition to an endless variety of national acts including groups like RVIVR, this year’s lineup will include Kansas City’s own American Dischord as the sole contingency from the Kansas City area. This will ...

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