Business

Kansas City North Menards to begin Hiring

Dec. 7, 2016

Menards will begin hiring employees for the new Kansas City North Menards home improvement store located at 8901 N. Green Hills Road, Kansas City, MO 64154. Interested applicants should stop at the store site beginning on Wednesday, December 12th through Saturday, December 24th between the hours of 9 a.m. and 7 p.m. Those who stop at the store to fill ...

A Change in Course for Unity Tower

Dec. 7, 2016

Awaken Whole Life Center, a for-profit wholly owned subsidiary of Unity World Headquarters, will cease operations January 31, 2017. Unity World Headquarters CEO Jim Blake made the announcement November 30 to employees at Unity Village. Since opening in the newly restored Unity Tower in 2013, Awaken Whole Life Center has offered a variety of medical, wellness and spa services, and ...

BHC RHODES Hires M. Thad Burditt as General Accounting Supervisor

Dec. 7, 2016

Mr. M. Thad Burditt, MBA, joined BHC RHODES as the new General Accounting Supervisor. Mr. Burditt comes to BHC RHODES with over 20 years of industry experience. Throughout his career, Mr. Burditt has held increasingly responsible roles, gaining extensive experience in all aspects of business analysis, financial reporting, operating budget, revenue recognition and communicating financial information to executive leadership teams. ...

Rolling Acres Memorial Gardens for Pets Holiday Candlelight Ceremony

Dec. 6, 2016

For Immediate Release Contact: Nancy Piper Rolling Acres Memorial Gardens for Pets Phone: 816-891-8888 FAX: 816-891-8781 Email: nancy@visitrollingacres.com www.visitrollingacres.com December 1, 2016 ROLLING ACRES MEMORIAL GARDENS FOR PETS HOLIDAY CANDLELIGHT CEREMONY KANSAS CITY, MO – Rolling Acres Memorial Gardens for Pets will be hosting their 3rd annual holiday candlelight ceremony to honor memories and share stories of beloved family pets. ...

Alliance Benefit Group Financial Services, Corp., launches new identity

Dec. 6, 2016

A CEO who can dream again. A CFO who can actually forecast her company’s health care budget. A Human Resource director who can rid himself of administrative burden and actually support his employees again. What makes this a reality? The human intelligence and interactive technology behind intellicents, formerly named Alliance Benefit Group Financial Services, Corp. (ABGFS). Officially launched December 1, ...

KC Company Hosting Luxury Estate Sales is Changing the Image of an Industry

Dec. 5, 2016

Estate sales are not just about floral sofas anymore. Brown Button is changing the image of the industry with their luxury sales. Brown Button Estate Sale Services will host a massive designer luxury estate sale in Leawood KS the first week of December including original Thomas Hart Benton paintings. Often estate sales are thought of in the same space as ...

Ogletree Deakins Earns Perfect Score on 2017 Corporate Equality Index

Dec. 5, 2016

KANSAS CITY, Mo. – December 5, 2016 – Ogletree, Deakins, Nash, Smoak & Stewart, P.C. (Ogletree Deakins), one of the largest labor and employment law firms representing management, has earned a perfect score of 100 percent on the Human Rights Campaign Foundation’s 2017 Corporate Equality Index (CEI), a national benchmarking survey and report on corporate policies and practices related to ...

Wyandotte County Releases Study on Health Disparities & Socioeconomic Limitations: Race, Redlining, Infant Mortality

Dec. 5, 2016

H.E.A.T: A NEW 3 YEAR STUDY SHOWS INEQUALITY IN WYANDOTTE COUNTY, KANSAS Socioeconomic Limitations: Race, Redlining, Infant Mortality, Lead Poisoning, Length of Life and Healthcare Access KANSAS CITY, KS (NOV 2016) A new study released today by the Community Health Council of Wyandotte County (CHC) entitled H.E.A.T (Health Equity Action Transformation) will reveal problems related to health and health outcomes, ...

Wendt Law Firm, P.C. Recovers $4,825,750.00 in Motor Vehicle Accident

Dec. 5, 2016

Kansas City, MO. – December 5, 2016 – Personal injury attorneys, Samuel Wendt and Jessica Agnelly of Wendt Law Firm, P.C., recently obtained a $4,825,750.00 settlement for two clients who sustained a number of life threatening injuries while waiting for a tow truck to arrive on the side of Missouri Highway 78 in Jackson County, Missouri. Prior to the incident, ...

Buy Beautiful Asian Womens Clothes Online

Dec. 1, 2016

Finding Asian womens clothes all on a single platform is really a wonderful experience for all those who love Asian attire for their wardrobe collection. The Indian clothes online stores bring a collection of Asian dresses from reputed designers to help the women buy from the comfort of their home. Women looking for traditional Abaya/Jilbab can find stylish and elegant ...

KC Credit Services Celebrates Silver Anniversary

Nov. 30, 2016

KC Credit Services, a credit consulting and restoration company, is celebrating its twenty-fifth anniversary. “People have had their lives crushed by financial issues and incorrect reporting, and in my career I get to help turn their lives around so they can get better jobs and lower interest rates,” said Donna Perkins, president of KC Credit Services. KC Credit Services was ...

HIPOWER SYSTEMS Names Josh Mosko as New VP of Sales and Marketing, Portable Power

Nov. 30, 2016

Lenexa, KS (December 1, 2016)—HIPOWER SYSTEMS, a manufacturer of power-generation and power distribution equipment in the U.S. and Canada, today announced it has hired Josh Mosko to the position of VP of Sales and Marketing, Portable Power. In that capacity, Mosko will develop sales and marketing strategies, nurture business opportunities, research opportunities and target markets, identify and generate leads for ...

iModules Software Higher Education Clients Experience a 17% Increase in Donations on #GivingTuesday

Nov. 30, 2016

Leawood, KS (November 30, 2016) – iModules Software, the leading provider of online giving technology for educational fundraisers, announced that their clients raised more than $6 million in online donations during #GivingTuesday, an increase of 17% over 2015. Occurring this year on November 29, hundreds of higher education institutions participated in #GivingTuesday to raise funds for scholarships, capital campaigns, and ...

KC Investment Advisor Dan Danford Responds to Forbes Article “Why the Middle Class Should Be Scared”

Nov. 30, 2016

Contact: Dan Danford Founder/CEO Family Investment Center 816-233-4100 Dan Danford, CEO of Family Investment Center, Responds to Recent Forbes Article Regarding Why the Middle Class “Should be Scared” and May be “Bored” with Investing; Fed Study Found Half of Americans Can’t Manage a $400 Emergency. Danford Addresses “What’s Ailing The Middle Class.” November 30, 2016 (Kansas City, MO): Is the ...

Stange Law Firm, PC becomes Partner Sponsor of the Kansas City Comets Soccer

Nov. 30, 2016

Stange Law Firm, PC is excited to be a first year corporate sponsor for the Kansas City Indoor Soccer Club, the Comets. The Kansas City Comets, who were originally called the Missouri Comets, joined the Major Indoor Soccer League as an expansion team in the 2010–2011 season. The team is named after the original Kansas City Comets, who played in ...

RESULTS Technology Wins National Award for Marketing

Nov. 30, 2016

(Lenexa, KS, Nov. 28, 2016) - RESULTS Technology, a managed technology services firm in Kansas City and St. Louis, has been named one of six winners in the MSP Marketing Masters Award contest, sponsored by Intronis, provider of security and data protection solutions. This was the first year for the contest which encouraged Managed Service Providers from all over the ...

Stange Law Firm, PC becomes Official Partner of Kansas City Comets Soccer

Nov. 29, 2016

Stange Law Firm, PC is excited to be a first year corporate sponsor for the Kansas City Indoor Soccer Club, the Comets. The KC Comets, who were originally called the Missouri Comets, joined the Major Indoor Soccer League as an expansion team in the 2010–2011 season. The team is named after the original Kansas City Comets, who played in the ...

Downtown Council to honor urban champions

Nov. 29, 2016

Media Alert – for immediate release: Nov. 28, 2016 Contact: Mike Hurd, 816-447-2136; mike@downtownkc.org KANSAS CITY, MO – The Downtown Council will honor six champions at its annual meeting in January for their contributions to the renaissance of Downtown. The awards will be presented at the DTC’s Annual Luncheon on Friday, Jan. 27 in the Grand Ballroom of the Kansas ...

Hanukkah Glow Party set for Dec. 17

Nov. 28, 2016

There’s nothing more fun than celebrating a holiday together with family, friends, food and frivolity! That’s exactly what’s in store for the community’s first Hanukkah Glow Party Beyachad Chogegim -Together We Celebrate, on Saturday evening, Dec. 17 in the Social Hall of the Jewish Community Campus, 5801 W. 115th St., in Overland Park. (This year, Hanukkah officially begins at sundown ...

KC Credit Services Celebrates Silver Anniversary

Nov. 28, 2016

KC Credit Services, a credit consulting and restoration company, is celebrating its twenty-fifth anniversary. “People have had their lives crushed by financial issues and incorrect reporting, and in my career I get to help turn their lives around so they can get better jobs and lower interest rates,” saidDonna Perkins, president of KC Credit Services. KC Credit Services was founded ...

Leadership Award Presented to Janice Kennedy, Goddard School Owner

Nov. 28, 2016

Janice Kennedy, owner of The Goddard School® located at 21820 W. 115th Terrace in Olathe, KS, has been presented with the Leadership Award by Goddard Systems, Inc. (GSI), franchisor of The Goddard School. The award recognizes Kennedy for her leadership in mentoring fellow Goddard School owners, both in the Olathe area and throughout the country. Additional criteria include the adaptation ...

Spencer Fane Managing Partner Patrick J. Whalen Recognized By Ingram’s

Nov. 28, 2016

KANSAS CITY, MO. – Spencer Fane is pleased to announce that Managing Partner Patrick J. Whalen has been recognized by Ingram’s Magazine as an inaugural member of The Ingram’s 250 list of the most influential business leaders in the Kansas City region. The list reflects what the regarded magazine views as the 250 most important, influential and powerful business leaders ...

MEC, Nissan, KCP&L Announce $10,000 Discount On Nissan LEAF

Nov. 23, 2016

MEDIA ALERT Contact:Kelly Gilbert,David Albrecht Phone:816-531-7283 Email:kelly@metroenergy.org; david@metroenergy.org November 23, 2016 For Immediate Release Electrify Heartland EV Group Buy What: How's this for a Black Friday special? Take $10,000 off the top of a brand new Nissan LEAF, and take up to $7500 in tax credits early next year. From the latest iPhone to Hatchimals, tech gifts are always in ...


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