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St. Louis-based Planning and Design Firm Opens New Studio in Downtown Kansas City, MO

Aug. 17, 2016

(Aug. 17, 2016 ST. LOUIS, MO) SWT Design, a St. Louis-based landscape architecture, planning, and urban design firm, will open its newest studio in downtown Kansas City, MO, the firm announced Wednesday morning. The studio will be located in the Crossroads Arts District. The decision to expand into the Kansas City area is the result of a multi-year process of ...

YCS® Group, LLC Appoints David Haupt as Vice President of Digital Business and Product Development

Aug. 17, 2016

Haupt brings more than 22 years of industry experience to YCS Group leadership team KANSAS CITY, MO. – August 16, 2016 – YCS® Group LLC, the nation’s largest mobile solutions provider of digital consumer benefits, today announced the appointment of David Haupt to the role of Vice President of Digital Business and Product Development. “David has unique blend of experiences ...

Unbound Receives Charity Navigator’s 4-Star Rating, Ranks Among Highest-Rated Child Sponsorship Organizations in U.S.

Aug. 16, 2016

KANSAS CITY, KAN. — Unbound has received a 4-star rating, the highest available, from Charity Navigator, America’s largest independent charity evaluator, which rates about 8,000 charities nationwide. Unbound is one of two child sponsorship organizations to receive a 4-star rating from Charity Navigator and the only child sponsorship organization to receive CharityWatch’s highest rating, an A+. The organization also meets ...

AWARD-WINNING MICHAEL WATSON TAPPED AS GENERAL MANAGER FOR FAIRFIELD INN & SUITES IN LEAVENWORTHKANSAS

Aug. 16, 2016

Overland Park, KS – Aug. 16, 2016 – Michael Watson, named “Business Person of the Year” last spring by the Halifax, Va., County Chamber of Commerce and described as a “managerial mainstay” at the South Boston, Va., Fairfield Inn & Suites by Marriott, has relocated his outstanding leadership skills to Kansas as newly-appointed general manager of the Fairfield Inn & ...

GARAGE DOOR INDUSTRY LEADER GENE RENNER PASSES

Aug. 15, 2016

Industry Leaders, Staff Laud Founder of Delden Manufacturing, Renner Supply and Garage Door Group. (KANSAS CITY, Mo.) Elmer "Gene" Renner, regarded by many as a "founding father" of the modern garage door industry, passed away May 7, 2016 at the age of 88. Renner was founder of Delden Manufacturing and Renner Supply, two leading companies in the garage door distribution ...

Delden Named in Top 150 Kansas City Area Private Companies

Aug. 15, 2016

Continuing a tradition of growth and quality service since our founding in 1964, Delden Manufacturing was recognized recently in the "Top 150 Area Private Companies" list by the Kansas City Business Journal. Delden clocked in at number 147 with $23.33 million in revenue for 2015, an uptick over 2014's $22.87 million. Delden's business description was listed as "installation and distribution ...

Fourteen Brown & James Lawyers Listed in The Best Lawyers in America 2017

Aug. 15, 2016

August 15, 2016 -- Brown & James, P.C. is pleased to announce that fourteen lawyers have been listed in the 2017 edition of The Best Lawyers in America©, the oldest and most respected peer-review publication in the legal profession. The fourteen Brown & James lawyers listed in The Best Lawyers in America 2017 include six lawyers listed in multiple practice ...

???American Central Transport Names Phil Wilt as New President/COO

Aug. 15, 2016

(Liberty, MO) -- American Central Transport (ACT) has named Phil Wilt as its new President, adding the title to his existing role as Chief Operating Officer. He will replace current President Tom Kretsinger, who will become ACT's Chairman of the Board and Chief Executive Officer. "Phil has been a part of our management team for many years and I have ...

DCC Offers Special Discounts on Used Barriers

Aug. 12, 2016

Liberty, Missouri ( Pressreleases.kcstar ) August 12, 2016 - These barriers are effective to control traffic and add aesthetic values to private and public spaces. There are many varieties available in barriers and barricades that can be ideally used for protecting construction sites and heavy equipment. In this regard, used barriers from DCC can serve all these purposes effectively with ...

The Kansas City Home Team’s Michael J. Maher to be Featured in Moving America Forward TV Program Sunday August 14

Aug. 11, 2016

Michael J. Maher, owner of The Kansas City Home Team real estate firm and bestselling author of 7L: The Seven Levels of Communication Go From Relationship to Referrals and entrepreneur, will appear on the network television program "Moving America Forward," with William Shatner and Doug Llewelyn in selected markets at 11am Eastern Time on Sunday, August 14, 2016. The program ...

Lynn McClure Joins Hawthorn Bank

Aug. 11, 2016

LYNN MCCLURE JOINS HAWTHORN BANK LIBERTY, MISSOURI (August 9, 2016) — Kent Peterson, Hawthorn Bank Market President announced that Lynn McClure has joined the bank as a Commercial Loan Officer. McClure comes to Hawthorn Bank with 22 years of commercial banking and economic development experience. “We are thrilled to have Lynn bring his considerable experience to our bank,” said Peterson. ...

Terry Hayter is new Real Estate Lender at Hawthorn Bank

Aug. 11, 2016

TERRY HAYTER IS NEW REAL ESTATE LENDER AT HAWTHORN BANK LIBERTY, MISSOURI (August 9, 2016) — Kent Peterson, Hawthorn Bank Market President, announced that Terry Hayter has joined the bank as Residential Loan Officer. Hayter comes to Hawthorn Bank with over 21 years of real estate lending experience, specializing in first-time homebuyer, conventional and government loans. “We are extremely pleased ...

Kansas City based UTXL ranked as Top 100 3PL in Logistics

Aug. 10, 2016

KANSAS CITY, MO, USA - 08/10/16 – UTXL, Inc., a leading provider of over-the-road freight transportation solutions, announced today that the company was named in this year’s 2016 Inbound Logistics' Top 100 3PL Excellence Awards. Felecia Stratton, Editor of Inbound Logistics, reports that “every year, leading third-party logistics providers of all shapes and sizes submit their credentials, hoping to match ...

DH Pace Listed at #71 of KC Business Journal’s Top 100 Area Private-Sector Employers

Aug. 10, 2016

The Kansas City Business Journal recently published the metro area’s top private sector employers. And this year, DH Pace is listed at number 71. The Journal ranks local private sector companies based on full time employees. Business Journal subscribers can review the entire list online. DH Pace Ranking Information Rank: 71 Name: DH Pace Company Inc. 1901 E. 119th St. ...

Acme Sign Company Provides Best Solution to Turn Your Business Logo into Effective Signage

Aug. 9, 2016

North Kansas City, Missouri ( Pressreleases.kcstar ) August 9, 2016 - Acme Sign Company, a leading signage manufacturer in Kansas City offers a complete range of signage solutions through a dedication to quality and customer service. From design and researching building code requirements, to manufacturing and even financing, their expert professional assist you throughout the process. The spokesperson of the ...

Overland Park Chamber of Commerce seeks nominations for 2017 Leadership class

Aug. 8, 2016

Overland Park, Kan., August 8, 2016 – The Overland Park Chamber of Commerce Foundation seeks nominations for its 2017 Leadership Overland Park (LOP) class, which begins in January. Nominations are due to the Chamber office by September 9, 2016. The LOP program educates motivated leaders about the community and prepares them to accept leadership roles. Criteria for class candidates includes ...

Gardens at Sunset Fundraiser to benefit Kansas City Community Gardens September 10th

Aug. 8, 2016

GARDENS AT SUNSET TICKETS AVAILABLE Kansas City, MO, – Kansas City Community Gardens (KCCG) is once again bringing its signature fundraising event to the beautiful Beanstalk Children’s Garden for an evening of music, food and drink, unique silent auction items, cooking demonstrations and more. The Gardens at Sunset Saturday, September 10, 2016 5:30 to 8:30pm Leanna Flandemeyer Beanstalk Children’s Garden ...

Renner Supply Now Exhibits “Vintage Plus Garage Door Collection”

Aug. 8, 2016

Kansas City, Missouri ( Pressreleases.kcstar ) August 8, 2016 - Recent study announced that "Garage doors are one of the wisest upgrades a homeowner can do in 2016. " According to the study, replacing an outdated garage door is not just affordable, but delivers one of the highest returns on investment when compared to the value of popular home renovation ...

Annual Atlas Roofing Roadshow Swings Into Six Major Markets

Aug. 5, 2016

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Media contact: Diane Peoples Marketing Communications Manager 770-612-6273 Annual Atlas Roofing Roadshow Swings Into Six Major Markets In-Depth Sessions Deliver Dividends for Contractors ATLANTA, August 5, 2016 — Atlas Roofing is on the road this summer and fall, connecting with contractors in six major markets across the country to help them strengthen the business skills that set ...

Missouri Sun Solar Recognized for Providing Jobs and Clean Energy in Missouri

Aug. 4, 2016

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE August 4, 2016 Missouri Sun Solar Recognized for Providing Jobs and Clean Energy in Missouri The Solar Power World Top 500 Solar Contractors List includes Houston-based solar firm, which employs 100 local professionals HOUSTON—Solar power is a booming business worldwide, but local installer Missouri Sun Solar is among the companies recently named to an annual and well-recognized ...

myPRguy offers KC small businesses effective solutions

Aug. 3, 2016

OLATHE, Kansas – myPRguy small business consulting launched its website and professional services August 1, 2016, offering public relations, marketing, social media and communications services and training to the local area, as well as nationwide. myPRguy provides small businesses economical and professional solutions, consulting services, and training. Small businesses now have access to big PR firm experience and knowledge without ...

Edge Capital Holdings Acquires InStore Design Display and Clear Impact Acrylics

Aug. 3, 2016

KANSAS CITY, MO (August 3, 2016) -- InStore Design Display (IDD) and Clear Impact Acrylics (CIA) announced today the sale of the companies’ assets to Edge Capital Holdings effective August 1, 2016. Randy Edge, owner of Edge Capital Holdings will serve as President and CEO of the newly consolidated companies. InStore Design Display (formerly National Equipment Company) has been a ...

Premier Implements a Strategic Approach to Enhance Property Performance

Aug. 3, 2016

Blue Springs, Missouri ( Pressreleases.kcstar ) August 3, 2016 - Since its founding in 2000, Premier Real Estate Management Inc. has earned success by endeavoring each day to provide the best property management services to each and every property owner and tenant. Their core area of services include full service property management for investment property, real estate sales with buyer ...

Energy ONE Solar Inspects and Cleans Solar Energy Systems Efficiently

Aug. 3, 2016

Overland Park, Kansas ( Pressreleases.kcstar ) August 3, 2016 - Widely recognized for superior safety ratings, exceptional design services and conscientious business practices, Energy ONE Solar in Kansas City offers professional and quality workmanship combined with intelligent customer service and support. They are the best resource to keep the solar energy system in a tip top condition. In the maintenance ...


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