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KCTV/KSMO: BRING CHARTER TO THE TABLE

April 25, 2016

KCTV/KSMO: BRING CHARTER TO THE TABLE Kansas City, MO (April 25, 2016) – Today KCTV/KSMO, the home of CBS and Chiefs’ football in Kansas City, began notifying its viewers that Charter Cable may drop KCTV/KSMO from its lineup after April 30, 2016. By law, cable companies must negotiate in good faith with television stations before dropping a television station’s signal. ...

Park University Among Top Private Colleges for Best Bang for the Buck

April 25, 2016

Park University has been recognized in the 2016 PayScale College ROI Report as being one of the top private colleges/universities in the country offering the best annual return on investment. Among students who live on campus, not including financial aid received, Park ranked No. 2 in the country among private schools with an annual return on investment of 9.5 percent, ...

Industry Sales Leader Kevin Bowen Joins Allen Press

April 22, 2016

For further information, contact Maria Preston-Cargill, Director of Marketing, Allen Press, Inc. mcargill@allenpress.com | tel: 785.865.9265 LAWRENCE, Kan. – April 22, 2016 – Allen Press, Inc., is pleased to announce that Kevin Bowen will be joining its team as a sales executive in early May. Bowen comes to the position with over 30 years of print industry experience and will ...

MED AD NEWS NAMES INTOUCH SOLUTIONS AGENCY OF THE YEAR AT 27TH ANNUAL MANNY AWARDS

April 22, 2016

KANSAS CITY (April 22, 2016) — Intouch Solutions, a marketing agency serving the pharmaceutical industry, was named Agency of the Year Category I by Med Ad News. The award was announced during the 27th annual Manny Awards celebration on Thursday, April 21. Based in Kansas City with offices in Chicago and New York, Intouch Solutions ended 2015 with more than ...

Asian American Chamber of Commerce of Kansas City announces 2016 CelebrASIAN Award Winners

April 22, 2016

OVERLAND PARK, KAN.—The Asian American Chamber of Commerce of Kansas City (AACC) will be honoring the accomplishments of local Asian Americans in business, entrepreneurship, philanthropy and professional leadership at its 13th Annual CelebrASIAN Awards Gala. This year’s awardees are: Professional of the Year – Victor Zhang, American Century Investments, Entrepreneur of the Year – Erlinda Tjhai-Aydulun, MindLift, LLC, Civic Leader ...

USA800 Plans to Hire 200 for New North Kansas City Contact Center

April 22, 2016

USA800, Inc. plans to expand its operations into North Kansas City, Missouri this summer by moving into a new 150 workstation facility to be used as a contact center. The company plans to serve customers from the new facility by June 1 and hire 200 additional employees within 90 days. USA800 has doubled its size over the last year and ...

2016 Retirement Plan Adviser Mega Team of the Year

April 22, 2016

Good morning, Kansas City Star - We would like to share with you some exciting news of a financial advisory firm right here in Kansas City. Alliance Benefit Group Financial Services, Corp has been named 2016 Retirement Plan Adviser Mega Team of the Year by PLANSPONSOR Magazine. This is a significant recognition by one of the industry's leading publications within ...

Northland Innovation Campus Certified as AT&T Fiber Ready

April 22, 2016

GLADSTONE, Mo., April 22, 2016 — As part of AT&T’s* continuing efforts to drive economic development and investment in Missouri, AT&T and Northland community leaders today announced that the Northland Innovation Campus at 6889 N. Oak Trafficway has been certified as being AT&T Fiber Ready. “AT&T is investing in high-speed Internet in urban and rural areas all across Missouri, and ...

Husch Blackwell’s Jeff Simon Speaks on Financial Literacy Panel

April 21, 2016

Contact: Laurie Bergman 314.345.6641 laurie.bergman@huschblackwell.com Husch Blackwell’s Kansas City Managing Partner Jeff Simon is one of four panelists who will discuss financial literacy at an event hosted by the KC Chamber from 6-8 p.m. April 27 at Union Station. The panel will explore ways Kansas City businesses can retain employees by helping them manage their personal finances, including student debt. ...

Ex-Husband & Wife Team Up to Re-Open Window Genie of Kansas City

April 21, 2016

Despite having divorced 6 years ago, Jamie and Kathy Lyndes remain close. From co-parenting to co-owning a business, they’re redefining life after marriage. FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Kansas City, MO (April 21, 2016) – Window Genie of Kansas City is under new management. The home service franchise specializing in residential and light commercial window cleaning, window tinting, pressure washing, gutter cleaning ...

Lawrence Dentist Lectures at New Orleans Dental Conference and Louisiana Dental Association Annual Session

April 21, 2016

Anh Tran James Otten Dentistry 785.843.6404 www.jamesottendds.com Dr. James Otten recently lectured at the New Orleans Dental Conference and Louisiana Dental Association Annual Session. The topics of his lectures were on the keys to practice distinction and temporomandibular joint stability and occlusion. In these lectures, Dr. Otten focused on helping other dentists improve their ability to utilize exceptional diagnostic skills ...

Opening Minds and Opening Doors FREE May Events at Travanse LivingTM at Olathe

April 20, 2016

OLATHE, KAS: Preparing to open soon, Travanse LivingTM at Olathe is hosting free May events designed to help you successfully plan for the future. All events will be held onsite at the community and all are welcome to attend. From making the most of your retirement investments to visiting Travanse Living at Olathe for a Community Preview and guided tour, ...

Tann Electric Emerges As the Go-To Electric Portal in Kansas City

April 20, 2016

Lenexa, Kansas ( Pressreleases.kcstar ) April 20, 2016 - Tann Electric has reportedly emerged as the go to electric portal in Kansas City. The Super Service Award winner company is available for any electric service and repair work 24/7/365. A name of repute across Kansas City electrical service and repair scene, Tann Electric has been operating for years now. The ...

MOLLE TOYOTA EARNS PRESTIGIOUS PRESIDENT’S AWARD

April 19, 2016

MOLLE TOYOTA EARNS PRESTIGIOUS PRESIDENT’S AWARD KANSAS CITY, Kan., April 19, 2016 – Molle Toyota will be presented with the prestigious President’s Award from Toyota Motor Sales (TMS), U.S.A., Inc. The award is presented annually to Toyota dealerships who’ve exhibited stellar work ethic. The President’s Award pays homage to Toyota dealerships throughout the U.S. that achieve high standards of performance ...

Edward Jones Ranks No. 10 on FORTUNE Magazine’s Best Companies to Work For List

April 19, 2016

Edward Jones Ranks No. 10 on FORTUNE Magazine's Best Companies to Work For List Financial Services Firm Makes List for 17th year FORTUNE partners annually with Great Place to Work to conduct the most extensive employee survey in corporate America to identify the 100 Best Companies to Work For. Two-thirds of a company's survey score is based on the results ...

Adams Dairy Bank Announces Bill Essmann as its New Relationship Development Officer

April 19, 2016

Essmann, well-known to the Blue Springs community, fills a key position as the bank expands and grows in the region. BLUE SPRINGS, Mo., (April 19, 2016) – Adams Dairy Bank announces Bill Essmann as its new relationship development officer. Essmann, a well-known business leader in Blue Springs, was an obvious choice to grow the bank’s core business, customers and relationships. ...

PRICE CHOPPER VOWS TO SELL ONLY CAGE-FREE EGGS BY 2025

April 19, 2016

PRAIRIE VILLAGE, Kan. (April 19, 2016) – Price Chopper, which operates 51 grocery stores in the Greater Kansas City metro, announced today that it is working to ensure that only cage-free eggs are sold in its stores by 2025. This move comes as part of a growing national interest to improve conditions for hens in the egg industry. “Our customers ...

Rapp Named Branch Manager for Delden Manufacturing, St. Louis

April 18, 2016

Media Contact Alex Greenwood (913) 907-4426 alex@alexgpr.com April 18, 2016 Rapp Seeks to Make Garage Door Leader the “Go To” in Market KANSAS CITY, Mo. – Delden Manufacturing, the Midwest’s leading garage door manufacturer and distributor, promoted Becky Rapp to the position of Branch Manager for the company’s St. Louis, Mo. door center. A nine-year Delden veteran, Rapp previously worked ...

Olathe Animal Hospital celebrates 25 years of AAHA accreditation

April 18, 2016

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE April 1, 2016 CONTACT: Kate Wessels Senior Communications Manager American Animal Hospital Association 720-963-4479 kate.wessels@aaha.org Olathe, KS—Olathe Animal Hospital is earning recognition for practicing the gold standard of veterinary medicine for 25 consecutive years. Since 1991, Olathe Animal Hospital has voluntarily submitted itself to the American Animal Hospital Association’s Standards of Accreditation. Holding AAHA accreditation is an ...

Bark Productions and 19 Below Announce New Director of Client Services

April 18, 2016

Bark Productions and 19 Below is happy to announce Megan White as Director of Client Services. Megan focuses on cultivating current client relationships, and developing new opportunities for collaboration across Bark, 19 Below and James Meierotto Studio. “Megan brings great experience and perspective to our team at Bark / 19 Below,” said co-founder Brad Slaughter. “We're looking forward to expanding ...

Smith Moore Hires Director of Business Development – Looking to Grow in Kansas City Area

April 14, 2016

Kansas City, MO — Smith Moore, a nationally recognized financial investment and management firm backed by over 100 years of experience, today announced the appointment of Darin Dunlap as Director of Business Development. Dunlap will join the management team in the firm’s Clayton, Missouri headquarters office and bring more than 30 years of financial services industry experience to his new ...

Michael Maher’s Book (7L) The Seven Levels of Communication Now Available in Paperback at All Barnes and Noble Booksellers Nationwide

April 14, 2016

Media Contact: Steve Turner, Solomon/Turner PR, 314-205-0800 sturner@solomonturner.com Kansas City, MO -- April 14, 2016 -- Michael J. Maher’s nationally renowned best-selling book, (7L): The Seven Levels of Communication Go from Relationships to Referrals is now available in paperback. Priced at $16.95 the book is being sold at Barnes & Noble Booksellers nationwide as well as Amazon.com. Written by The ...

Inauguration of Park University President Dr. Greg Gunderson Set for April 22

April 14, 2016

A ceremony to inaugurate Greg Gunderson, Ph.D., as the University’s 17th president, is scheduled for Friday, April 22, starting at 11:30 a.m. in Graham Tyler Memorial Chapel on the University’s Parkville Campus (overflow seating will be available in the David Theater inside adjacent Alumni Hall). The ceremony is open to the public. Gunderson, who began his duties at Park on ...

DH Pace Corporate Headquarters Expands Facility in Preparation for Job Growth

April 13, 2016

The DH Pace Company corporate headquarters in Olathe, Kansas is expanding its operations and making room for new jobs. Significant growth across the Company has contributed to the need for expansion. In early 2013, the Company relocated from four locations in North Kansas City into one facility in the Olathe area large enough to accommodate all their operations. Now, the ...


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