Business

EnergyONE Equips Homes and Businesses with the Power of the Sun

Sept. 3, 2015

Overland Park, Kansas ( Pressreleases.kcstar ) September 3, 2015 - As a business that works for the benefit of the environment, EnergyONE equips clients with all the knowledge and resources in regards to Solar Energy. Extending technology that offers an efficient, sustainable way to harnessing the power of the sun, the enterprise impresses clients. The enterprise works hand-in-hand with power ...

Kansas City, Kansas Ranks 1st Among Safest Cities on the 11th Annual “Allstate America’s Best Drivers Report™”

Sept. 2, 2015

NEWS Contact: Stephanie Howell 303.842.3715 Kansas City, Kansas Ranks 1st Among Safest Cities on the 11th Annual “Allstate America’s Best Drivers Report™” New Data Reveals the Cities with the Hardest Braking Drivers September 1, 2015 – Allstate Insurance Company today released its eleventh annual “Allstate America’s Best Drivers Report®” and for the first time ever Kansas City, Kansas ranked the ...

Kansas City, MO Ranks 17th Among Safest Cities on the 11th Annual “Allstate America’s Best Drivers Report™”

Sept. 2, 2015

NEWS Contact: Stephanie Howell 303.842.3715 Kansas City, MO Ranks 17th Among Safest Cities on the 11th Annual “Allstate America’s Best Drivers Report™” New Data Reveals the Cities with the Hardest Braking Drivers September 1, 2015 – Allstate Insurance Company today released its eleventh annual “Allstate America’s Best Drivers Report®” and Kansas City, Missouri was ranked as the 17th safest among ...

MedTrak Services Acquires Connect Health Solutions

Sept. 2, 2015

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE September 02, 2015 MedTrak Services Acquires Connect Health Solutions Overland Park, Kansas – MedTrak Services, a division of EnvisionRx, announced that it has acquired another pharmacy benefit management business, Connect Health Solutions which is located in Denville, New Jersey. Terms were not disclosed. MedTrak provides a full suite of pharmacy benefit management services tailored to meet the ...

U-VERSE WITH AT&T GIGAPOWER LAUNCHES IN FAIRWAY, MISSION HILLS AND PRAIRIE VILLAGE

Sept. 2, 2015

PRAIRIE VILLAGE, KAN., AUG. 31, 2015 – AT&T1 is expanding the availability of U-verse® with AT&T GigaPowerSM to more residential and small business customers in northeastern Johnson County, including Fairway, Mission Hills and Prairie Village.2 The new Internet service gives customers some of the fastest online speeds available anywhere. Customers can download 25 songs in less than a second, a ...

Emery Sapp & Sons Awarded ESOP Company of the Year

Sept. 1, 2015

ESOP Association Heart of America Chapter Recognizes Emery Sapp & Sons, Inc. as ESOP Company of the year Kansas City, Missouri, September 1, 2015– Emery Sapp & Sons, Inc. was recognized on Tuesday, August 25, 2015 as the Heart of America ESOP Company of the Year, by the Heart of America Chapter, part of the National ESOP Association. The Heart ...

Chik-fil-A® Foundation Honors Camp for Urban Youth Camp that Welcomed 160 Campers from KC This Summer

Sept. 1, 2015

NEWS FROM FOR MORE INFORMATION: ELIZABETH HUGHES COMMUNICATIONS DIRECTOR O: (417) 266-3189 M: (417) 527-0399 ELIZABETH@KAAKAMPS.ORG FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Subject: Chik-fil-A® Foundation to Nationally Honor Camp for Urban Youth for Emerging Leadership Development Branson, Mo.—The Chik-fil-A® Foundation will honor Kids Across America, a summer, Christian, athletic camp for urban youth, for Emerging Leadership Development at its inaugural fall 2015 True ...

Kansas City’s CD2™ Learning TOP WINNER 2015 AMERICAN BUSINESS AWARDS PEOPLE’S CHOICE

Sept. 1, 2015

Contact: Rich Bartlett 913.800.6886 rich.bartlett@cd2learning.com Overland Park, KS – August 21, 2015 CD2 Learning a top winner in the 2015 People's Choice Stevie® Awards for Favorite New Products, a feature of The American Business Awards, the U.S.A.’s top business awards program, which are now in their 13th year. This is a repeat win for CD2 Learning, which brought home the ...

FINDitKC, the Ultimate Lifestyle Website for Seizing the Best of Kansas City

Sept. 1, 2015

Overland Park, Kansas ( Pressreleases.kcstar ) August 31, 2015 - As a video guide, FINDitKC offers people authentic and up to date information about all the things in Kansas City. The website is a complete guide to exploring town, offering everything from popular bars to emergency health care and spas. People can easily discover the best of Kansas City restaurants ...

Michael Sosa joins American Family Insurance

Aug. 31, 2015

Jeff Williams Agency, Inc. American Family Insurance 6505 N. Prospect Ave. Suite 100 Gladstone, MO 64119 816-459-7779 TO: Editor, Michael Sosa joins American Family Insurance Madison, Wis. 9/1/2015 – Michael Sosa of Gladstone has been appointed a full-time advisor/sales agent for American Family Insurance Group, according to Ted Roberts, district sales manager for the company. Sosa has joined the Jeff ...

Lawrence-based company announces expansion, property acquisition

Aug. 28, 2015

The owners of PROSOCO have entered a non-binding contract to purchase the building at 3701 Greenway Circle, Lawrence, Kan., previously occupied by Kinedyne. The facility, which is just south of PROSOCO headquarters, will house the operations of a newly formed company called Build SMART, a collaboration between PROSOCO and renowned architect Adam Cohen. Build SMART’s mission is to make durable, ...

AlphaGraphics Kansas City Wins Most Improved Award

Aug. 27, 2015

Recognized as the Most Improved Franchise out of 260 Locations Worldwide KANSAS CITY, MO – August 24, 2015 - On August 6, AlphaGraphics Kansas City took home the 2015 Most Improved Award during the company’s annual conference in Washington, D.C. The award recognizes the Kansas City printing franchise center for the best overall improvement in operations, sales, gross margins and ...

CenturyLink to bring broadband to 187,000 households in Missouri and Kansas

Aug. 27, 2015

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Aug. 27, 2015 FOR MORE INFORMATION CONTACT: Nancy DeVinay-McNeley 515-286-5207 nancy.devinay-mcneley@centuryink.com CenturyLink to bring broadband to 158,000 rural households in Missouri and 29,000 in Kansas Company to accept Connect America Fund money KANSAS CITY, Kan. and KANSAS CITY, Mo. – CenturyLink, Inc. (NYSE: CTL) announced today that it will bring high-speed Internet services to more than 158,000 ...

Somos Agency launches Somos Surveys to gather information, provide greater insights into U.S. Hispanic consumer marketplace

Aug. 27, 2015

Kansas City: MO (August 26, 2015): Somos Agency, a Kansas City-based multicultural and Hispanic marketing firm, is announcing the national launch of Somos Surveys, their proprietary Hispanic consumer information gathering program, according to Nicholas Segura, founder and president. Somos Surveys© will offer corporations and advertising agencies current information about U.S. Hispanic consumers, including product and services purchasing behaviors, preferences, insights ...

Digital Ally Receives Body Camera, In-Car Video and VuLink Order from Ferguson, Missouri Police Department

Aug. 26, 2015

Digital Ally Receives Body Camera, In-Car Video and VuLink Order from Ferguson, Missouri Police Department More than 200 Agencies in State of Missouri have chosen Company’s Digital Video Solution LENEXA, KS -- (August 26, 2015) - Digital Ally, Inc. (NASDAQ: DGLY) ("Digital" or the "Company"), which develops, manufactures and markets advanced video surveillance products for law enforcement, homeland security and ...

Lawrence Company Mycroft A.I.

Aug. 26, 2015

After surveying the landscape of voice activated personal assistants, household robots and voice controlled speakers, a team of engineers, designers and business professionals in Lawrence, KS have decided is time for an open source artificial intelligence solution. At Mycroft we believe that artificial intelligence (AI) is too important a technology to remain the property of big companies. It is time ...

Student-run, Gender-neutral ThreadBare Thrift Opens in the MU Student Center

Aug. 25, 2015

COLUMBIA, Mo. — (August 25, 2015) ThreadBare, a student-run thrift clothing store, opened on Wednesday, August 26th, in the west end of the University of Missouri Student Center. The store offers affordable clothing — no item is priced over $15 — in a gender-neutral setting. “Humans are an infinite number of things; only two of them are their crotch and ...

Homegrown KC Startup Opens 2nd Location

Aug. 25, 2015

On July 2, 2015; Barefoot Beach Bums was selected for the 2015 Best of Parkville Award in the Stores category by the Parkville Award Program. They were also bestowed the honor in being the feature article in the August 2015 issue of the Riss Lake community home magazine located in the Northland. Sunday, August 23, 2015 Barefoot Beach Bums celebrated ...

Park University Hosting Career and Internship Fair on Sept. 23

Aug. 25, 2015

Park University’s Career Development Center will host its Fall Career and Internship Fair on Wednesday, Sept. 23, from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. in Breckon Sports Center on the University’s Parkville Campus. The event is open to the public, especially recent college graduates and individuals looking for entry-level positions. The fair will include more than 50 large and small companies, ...

Commerce Bank Early Adopter with Local Startup Helping Drive Bottom-line Benefit From Hiring People with Disabilities

Aug. 24, 2015

KANSAS CITY, Missouri – August 24th, 2015 – InReturn Strategies, a Leawood startup developing a web-based service aimed at mainstreaming the untapped value of the disabled community into the private sector, announced Monday that Commerce Bank had agreed to become a founding client of the service. “We are extremely pleased that Commerce has chosen to join us in our new ...

Kansas City Internal Medicine recognized by UnitedHealthcare for improving service to Medicare Advantage members

Aug. 24, 2015

Kansas City Internal Medicine is proud to announce that it has recently earned the 2014 UnitedHealthcare PATH Excellence in Patient Service Award. The PATH program was developed by UnitedHealthcare to help improve outcomes for its Medicare Advantage members by encouraging greater use of preventive health care services. The PATH Excellence in Service Award is based on clinical results that measure ...

Maxus Realty Trust, Inc. Acquires Controlling Interest in 272 Unit Apartment Complex in Hope Mills, North Carolina

Aug. 24, 2015

North Kansas City, MO – August 21, 2015 – Maxus Realty Trust, Inc. (“MRTI”), a real estate investment trust with corporate headquarters located in North Kansas City, MO, has completed the acquisition of a controlling interest in Cape Fear Multifamily, LLC (“Cape Fear”). Cape Fear is a single purpose entity that owns the Astoria Apartment Homes (“Astoria”). Astoria is an ...

Treasurer Estes announces successful ruling in case against U.S. Treasury

Aug. 21, 2015

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: August 20, 2015 For more information: Ashley Murdie Director of Communications 785.296.3538 ashley@treasurer.ks.gov TOPEKA, Kan. — State Treasurer Ron Estes today announced an initial victory in Kansas’ efforts to force the U.S. Treasury to deliver matured U.S. savings bonds to the state as unclaimed property. Judge Elaine Kaplan with the U.S. Court of Federal Claims denied the ...


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