Business

Two Kansas City MSPs Merge

July 6, 2015

(Lenexa, KS, July 6, 2015) - RESULTS Technology, a Managed Services Provider (MSP) headquartered in Kansas City with offices in St. Louis, is merging with privately-held IT solutions provider Visionpace-IT of Independence Missouri. The companies will do business under the name RESULTS Technology. RESULTS Technology said merging with Visionpace-IT will expand its professional staff in Kansas City by 30 percent ...

New Leadership at HappyBottoms, KC’s Diaper Bank

July 6, 2015

FOR RELEASE: New Leadership at HappyBottoms, KC's Diaper Bank CONTACT: Tess Koppelman, HappyBottoms Communications Board Chair email tess@happybottoms.org HappyBottoms, KC's only diaper bank, is excited to announce hiring it's newest staff member: Executive Director John Teasdale. Current outgoing Executive Director Liz Sutherlin says it's been an important goal to build a sustainable organization that will help needy babies in KC ...

Overland Park Student Launching a Career in Space

July 6, 2015

To Assignment Desks and Business/Aerospace/Education Reporters: Overland Park’s Shelby Bottoms Launching a Career in Space Who: Boeing Space Launch System (SLS) Intern Shelby Bottoms of Overland Park, KS What: Overland Park student helping to build America’s next great rocket Where: NASA’s Michoud Assembly Facility, New Orleans, LA. When: Tuesday, January 7, 2015 NEW ORLEANS, La., July 7, 2015 – Boeing ...

Tami Greenberg Named CEO of Ronald McDonald House Charities of Kansas City

July 6, 2015

Tami Greenberg Named CEO of Ronald McDonald House Charities of Kansas City Kansas City, Mo., July 6, 2015 Tami Greenberg has been named the Chief Executive Officer of Ronald McDonald House Charities of Kansas City (RMHC-KC). She will lead the team that operates and funds three Houses on Hospital Hill as well as a Ronald McDonald Family Room inside Children’s ...

IGNITING BUSINESS IS ONE STEP CLOSER TO RECEIVING A $100,000 GRANT

July 6, 2015

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE July 6, 2015 Media Contact: Ben Seidel, President and Founder IGNITING BUSINESS IS ONE STEP CLOSER TO RECEIVING A $100,000 GRANT After applying for a grant through Chase Mission Main Street Grants, Igniting Business quickly exceeded the number of votes needed to advance and has made it to the final reviewing step. Columbia/Lee’s Summit, MO. Igniting Business ...

Brown & James, P.C. Kansas City office moving to new location

July 6, 2015

KANSAS CITY, MISSOURI (July 6, 2015) – The Brown & James Law Firm in Kansas City, MO is moving to a new location: 2345 Grand Blvd., Ste. 2100 Kansas City MO 64108 Phone: (816) 472-0800 Fax: (816) 421-1183 The office at its new location will be open and operating on Monday, August 3, 2015. All lawyers at the Brown and ...

Belger Cartage Service, Inc. names new President

July 2, 2015

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Belger Cartage Service, Inc. names new President Belger Cartage Service, Inc., a crane and heavy haul company headquartered in Kansas City since 1919, has named Evelyn Craft Belger its new President and Chief Executive Officer. She’s the fourth President in the history of the company and the first woman in that role. C. Richard Belger served as ...

Kansas City’s Argus Consulting Opens West Coast Office, Expands Service Portfolio

July 2, 2015

Overland Park, KS, July 2, 2015 – Argus Consulting, Inc., a firm specialized in consulting engineering design and planning of petroleum distribution systems and storage facilities, has expanded its operations to better serve West Coast aviation, railroad and oil and gas clients. Dan Liss, a 30-year veteran of pipeline and fuel storage facility management, has been hired to head the ...

Mission Project Benefits from Rotary ‘Grocery Grab’

July 2, 2015

Rotary sponsored Grocery Grab bags win for everyone involved Mission Project health programs will benefit MISSION, Kan. (July 1, 2015) - It was a win-win-win for everyone involved in the Rotary Club of Shawnee Mission's first-ever Grocery Grab Fundraiser on May 23, benefiting the Mission Project. Participants purchased raffle tickets for a chance to become one of 10 finalists. Nine ...

Engage Mobile Solutions to Host Field Mobility Event for Kansas City Executives

July 1, 2015

Contact: Jeremy Davis jbn92@aol.com Engage Mobile Solutions, a mobile technology company based in Kansas City, will host an event for business leaders across the Kansas City area on Thursday, July 9. The company is working with KCnext, an organization that represents Kansas City’s technology industry, and Lathrop and Gage, a national law firm based in Kansas City, to support the ...

Brett Hunter Joins Hawthorn Bank

July 1, 2015

Hawthorn Bank announced that Brett Hunter has joined the bank's Independence office as an Assistant Vice President, Commercial Loan Officer. Hunter comes to Hawthorn Bank with seven years of banking experience in commercial lending. Founded over 145 years ago, Hawthorn Bank has 24 Missouri locations and $1.2 billion in assets.

New Look, Same Values: Spencer Fane Launches New Brand Identity

July 1, 2015

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE July 1, 2015 Contact: Burton Taylor, btaylor@proventusconsulting.com, 816.812.7135 Client Feedback Drives Spencer Fane Rebrand KANSAS CITY, Mo. – Spencer Fane is pleased to announce the launch of its new brand identity and website, which are a reflection of a series of conversations with, and feedback from, the firm's key clients about the Spencer Fane culture and commitment ...

TVH Supports the Effort to Help Launch a Boys & Girls Club in Olathe, Kansas

July 1, 2015

TVH in the Americas (TVH) has pledged a $15,000 donation to the launch of a school year Boys & Girls Club serving Olathe’s youth. With an additional matching provision, this commitment from TVH could be increased by another $5,000 when TVH employees make individual donations which TVH will match on a dollar-for-dollar basis. TVH will match donations made by employees ...

USDA approves three new VaxLiant adjuvants for poultry vaccines

June 30, 2015

ST. JOSEPH, Mo., June 30, 2015 — The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) has approved the safety of the first ENABL ready-to-use adjuvants for vaccines used in chickens. The approval includes a 21-day withdrawal period when ENABL is used in vaccines administered subcutaneously (SQ) to improve immunity against disease. “Each day is critical when developing and using vaccines to protect ...

Juliana Totta joins Hawthorn Bank

June 30, 2015

Hawthorn Bank announced that Juliana Totta has joined the bank's Independence office as a Vice President, Commercial Loan Officer. Totta comes to Hawthorn Bank with more than 25 years of banking experience in Eastern Jackson County. Founded over 145 years ago, Hawthorn Bank has 24 Missouri locations and $1.2 billion in assets.

BIGSHOT Inbound launches new website for JP Pest Services

June 30, 2015

Contact Information: BIGSHOT Inbound Jeff Henry, President jeffh@thinkbigshot.com 816-471-1877 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Kansas City, Mo. – BIGSHOT Inbound is pleased to announce the release of a new website and inbound marketing campaign for JP Pest Services. Serving the Northeastern states of Maine, New Hampshire, Massachusetts, and Vermont, JP Pest Services provides integrated pest management for both commercial and residential properties. ...

STEPHENS NAMED INTERIM EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR OF THE KCK CHAMBER OF COMMERCE

June 30, 2015

JUNE 30, 2015 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE For more information contact: Greg Cotton, Board Chair at gcotton@sportingkc.com JON STEPHENS NAMED INTERIM EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR The Kansas City Kansas Area Chamber of Commerce Board of Directors has named Jon Stephens as Interim Executive Director. The position was previously held on an interim basis by Wyandotte EDC president Greg Kindle. In the role, Stephens ...

Bigshot Inbound launches new site for research gamification service Dataga.me

June 29, 2015

Contact Information: BIGSHOT Inbound Jeff Henry, President jeffh@thinkbigshot.com 816-471-1877 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Kansas City, Mo. – BIGSHOT Inbound is pleased to announce the release of a new website and inbound marketing campaign for Dataga.me, a research gamification platform. Located in Kansas City, Mo., Dataga.me is a self-service online research gamification platform that enables brands and researchers to replace complex surveys ...

New Missouri Business, Keep Them S.A.F.E. Trains Children to Survive Abduction

June 29, 2015

For Immediate Release Contact: Nick Spencer, Keep Them S.A.F.E. LLC, 816-529-2466, nspencer@keepthemsafeus.com Tim Denker, Lex Launch, 816-434-6610, tdenker@denkerlawfirm.com New Missouri Business, Keep Them S.A.F.E. LLC, Trains Children to Survive Abduction Blue Springs, MO., June 29, 2015 – A new Missouri business, Keep Them S.A.F.E. LLC, is working to protect children from would-be child abductors by providing classes to help children ...

Chicago Title announces Jim Hemenway as Area Manager for KS & MO

June 29, 2015

Effective July 1, 2015, Jim Hemenway will assume responsibility for the Kansas & Missouri Profit Center of Chicago Title Kansas City. Jim has 25 years of experience in growth and development, both within for profit and not for profit businesses throughout the United States. Jim has been a part of the Chicago Title sales team and quickly distinguished himself with ...

Sunrise Advisors Named One of Nation’s Top Advisors

June 29, 2015

June 18, 2015 – Selected from over 32,000 Registered Investment Advisor (RIA) firms, Sunrise Advisors, a fee-only RIA located in Leawood, Kansas, has been named to the “Financial Times 300 Top Registered Investment Advisers” (FT 300). The list recognizes the top 1% of independent RIA firms from across the U.S., encompassing advisory firms from 40 states and Washington, D.C. The ...

Name Change Re-Establishes Commercial Real Estate Women of Kansas City (CREW KC)

June 26, 2015

KANSAS CITY, Mo. – The Kansas City Commercial Real Estate Women have elected to put CREW First! KC CREW is now CREW Kansas City (CREW KC). Originally established in 1998 as KC CREW, new chapter bylaws approving the name change were adopted at the organization’s annual membership meeting held on Tuesday, June 23. The Kansas City chapter’s membership represents nearly ...


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