Business

Chuck Chionuma Celebrates 30 Years as an Attorney

March 3, 2017

Personal injury attorneyChukwuemeka “Chuck” Chionuma, founder of Chionuma Law Firm, is celebrating his thirtieth year practicing law. “It feels like I just started yesterday, and I still approach each case as a fresh case with the same level of enthusiasm as I did coming fresh out of law school,” said Chionuma, who also focuses on product liability and medical malpractice. ...

Chicago Spy Restaurant opens; built by local KC firm.

March 2, 2017

Chicago based Spy Restaurant built by local creative fabrication firm KANSAS CITY, MO— Local architectural fabrication firm Second Life Studios is proud to announce their contribution to the opening of a new Chicago based spy restaurant Safe House. Contracted through Getty’s architecture and Marcus Corporation, Second Life Studios created many of the restaurant’s most iconic pieces. News agencies across the ...

The “Sport Exchange Summit, Powered By Drug Free Sport” Announces 2018 Dates, Location and Call For Speakers

March 2, 2017

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE CONTACT: Gene Willis, Director of Marketing. gwillis@drugfreesport.com; 816.285.1423 The “Sport Exchange Summit, Powered By Drug Free Sport” Announces 2018 Dates, Location and Call For Speakers Biennial event focuses on “the team behind the team” in pro, collegiate, amateur and high school athletics. KANSAS CITY, MO. (March 2, 2017) – In July 2016, a new professional education conference ...

Inaugural Foodie Chick Event pops up this summer at Park Place

March 2, 2017

Media Contact: Aimee Jacobson aimee@chickevents.com For Immediate Release Inaugural Foodie Chick Event hits the streets of Park Place in Leawood this summer Leawood, KS - Chick Events pops up their newest event concept this summer at Park Place in Leawood, KS. Chick Events has been hosting pop-up events since 2014, specializing in bringing handmade, vintage and artisan food vendors to ...

Sarah Hoeller Wins “40 Under 40” Award

Feb. 28, 2017

Sarah Hoeller Wins “40 Under 40” Award AAPC recognizes Hoeller as one of the 40 best and brightest campaign professionals under 40 years old Kansas City, MO – Axiom Strategies is proud to announce that Sarah Hoeller has been honored by the American Association of Political Consultants (AAPC) as one of the 40 best and brightest campaign professionals under 40 ...

Park University Receives Seven-Figure Gift for New School of Business Building

Feb. 28, 2017

Park University announces that the Robert W. Plaster Foundation of Lebanon, Mo., has made a substantial seven-figure gift toward a new building to house the University’s School of Business. When the approximate 20,500-square-foot project is completed, the building will be known as the Robert W. Plaster Free Enterprise Center. Along with the School of Business, the Plaster Center will also ...

Fourth Annual Foundation Awards Celebrating Local Job Growth

Feb. 27, 2017

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Date: February 27, 2017 Contact: Ann Frame Hertzog – Lawrence Business Magazine – 913.231.4875 Zak Bolick - Cadre Lawrence – 785.830.2616 Fourth Annual Foundation Award will honor local businesses employee growth in Douglas County. Lawrence, KS – The growth and prosperity of local businesses is the foundation of our local economy. The Lawrence Business Magazine and CadreLawrence ...

AT&T Brings New Unlimited Wireless and Entertainment Deals to Market

Feb. 27, 2017

DALLAS, Feb. 27, 2017 – Beginning this Thursday, AT&T1 wireless customers can get premium entertainment at unbelievable prices by selecting the new AT&T Unlimited PlusSM wireless plan. This unlimited data plan allows customers to experience an unlimited amount of entertainment – with unlimited wireless data. The new AT&T Unlimited Plus plan will provide a truly integrated experience of entertainment and ...

Cleveland University-Kansas City Dean Appointed to Advisory Council

Feb. 27, 2017

Cleveland University-Kansas City Dean Appointed to Advisory Council Dr. Carpenter-Davis to serve on Greater Kansas City Community Foundation Regional Advisory Council Overland Park, KS (February 23, 2017) - In January, the Greater Kansas City Community Foundation (GKCCF) appointed Dr. Cheryl Carpenter-Davis, dean of Cleveland University-Kansas City’s College of Health Sciences, to their Regional Advisory Council. Carpenter-Davis is the only GKCCF ...

Park University Hosting Spring Career Fair on March 29

Feb. 27, 2017

Park University’s Career Development Center will host its Spring 2017 Career and Internship Fair on Wednesday, March 29, 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 University is seeking a variety of companies, nonprofit organizations ...

National Architecture Firms Take Day Off to Volunteer - Kansas City & 8 other offices

Feb. 24, 2017

According to Cone Research, 79 percent of people work for a socially responsible company and 79 percent of employees think it’s important that their companies match their charitable giving. A company’s social and environmental commitments are key drivers in recruitment, retention and loyalty for today’s workforce. National architecture firm, TreanorHL, recently created a new day of giving called Love Connects. ...

RESULTS Technology Recognized for Excellence in Managed IT Services

Feb. 23, 2017

Lenexa, KS, February 14, 2017 – RESULTS Technology, a managed computer services company with offices in Kansas City and St. Louis, announced today that CRN®, a brand of The Channel Company, has named RESULTS Technology to its 2017 Managed Service Provider (MSP) 500 list in the Pioneer 250 category. This annual list recognizes North American solution providers with cutting-edge approaches ...

Leawood Swim School Hosting Local Hiring Day March 4

Feb. 23, 2017

GRAPEVINE, Tx -- Emler Swim School is conducting three company-wide hiring days on March 4, 8 and 15 with the goal of interviewing qualified candidates to fill multiple management positions and approximately 100 part-time swim teacher roles. The company is hiring to support growth, both at current schools and in new locations. SATURDAY, MARCH 4 12:30 to 2:30 P.M near ...

In awards season, landmark Plaza hotel sees stars

Feb. 22, 2017

February 22, 2017 – Kansas City, MO – Forbes Travel Guide today unveiled its 59th annual listing of Star Award-winning hotels, restaurants and spas worldwide, and named The Raphael a Four Star property. It is the fifth consecutive year the Country Club Plaza hotel has received the honor. The Raphael is the only Kansas City hotel recognized in the 2017 ...

Stange Law Firm, PC welcomes Associate Attorney to Lee’s Summit office.

Feb. 22, 2017

Stange Law Firm, PC welcomes Associate Attorney, Stephanie McCabe to the Lee’s Summit, Missouri office. Stephanie is licensed to practice law in the state of Missouri and represents clients in a wide variety of family law matters, including, divorce, child custody, child support, guardianship, contempt, and other domestic relation matters. Stephanie earned her Bachelor of Science in Communication at Missouri ...

Stange Law Firm, PC welcomes Senior Associate Attorney to new Overland Park Office

Feb. 22, 2017

Stange Law Firm, PC welcomes new Senior Associate Attorney, Catherine Decena to the newly opened Overland Park, Kansas office. Catherine is licensed to practice law in the states of Kansas and Missouri. Catherine represents clients in a wide variety of family law matters, including, divorce, child custody, child support, guardianship and other domestic relation matters. Catherine first earned her Masters ...

Park University to Open 41st Campus Location in Lenexa, Kan.

Feb. 22, 2017

Park University, which has supported students from around the globe in pursuing their higher education dreams since 1875 from its flagship campus in Parkville, Mo., will open a campus center location in Lenexa, Kan., for the start of the Fall 2017 semester. The University plans to begin operations in Lenexa in July, with classes starting Monday, Aug. 14. Park University ...

CORRECTED RELEASE: KC Streetcar Receives Top Honor at ACEC MIssouri Engineering Excellence Awards

Feb. 21, 2017

(February 21, 2017) - The American Council of Engineering Companies of Missouri recognized Kansas City Streetcar with the Grand Conceptor Award—the top Engineering Excellence Award given by the organization each year. Staff from the city of Kansas City and the KC Streetcar project team received the award at the ACEC Missouri Winter Meeting and Awards Banquet in Chesterfield, Missouri. Project ...

EAG Hires Big-Brand CMO to Bring Those Strategies to Its Growth-Minded Clients

Feb. 21, 2017

EAG Hires Big-Brand CMO to Bring Those Strategies to Its Growth-Minded Clients Jeff Randolph joins EAG Advertising & Marketing as vice president, director of client services February 21, 2017 (KANSAS CITY, MO) – EAG Advertising & Marketing, Kansas City’s only advertising agency devoted to making big-brand advertising accessible and affordable for growth-minded companies and entrepreneurs, announces Jeff Randolph has joined ...

Kansas City Streetcar Receives Top Honor at ACEC Missouri Engineering Excellence Awards

Feb. 21, 2017

(February 21, 2017) - The American Council of Engineering Companies of Missouri recognized Kansas City Streetcar with the Grand Conceptor Award—the top Engineering Excellence Award given by the organization each year. Staff from the city of Kansas City and the KC Streetcar project team received the award at the ACEC Missouri Winter Meeting and Awards Banquet in Chesterfield, Missouri. Project ...

Dirk Schafer Takes Office as 2017 Chairman of The Builders’ Association

Feb. 21, 2017

Kansas City, MO – Dirk Schafer has assumed the role of 2017 Chairman of the Board of The Builders’ Association. He has been a member of the Association’s Executive Board since 2015. He succeeds Gregory A. Dunn, Vice President of Dun-Par Engineered Form Company, who remains an officer of the Association. Mr. Schafer is President–Midwest Region of JE Dunn Construction ...

START-UP MISSOURI MANUFACTURING COMPANY HAS PLANS TOREVOLUTIONIZE THE MUSIC INDUSTRY”, BUT DO THEY HAVE WHAT IT TAKES?

Feb. 20, 2017

A start-up music gear company from Springfield Missouri says the rollout of their first product will begin a transformation for the live music industry that is akin to the switch from landlines to smartphones. Their big aspirations include manufacturing not just their all-in-one wireless speaker systems for bands and DJs, but also a host of unique instruments that have integrated ...

Ross & Baruzzini Opens Kansas City Regional Office in Overland Park, Kansas

Feb. 20, 2017

OVERLAND PARK, KS February 20, 2017 — Ross & Baruzzini, a St. Louis-based international design and consulting firm, has opened a Kansas City regional office at 6811 Shawnee Mission Parkway, Suite 201, in Overland Park, Kansas. The new office – the firm’s 12th in the U.S. – strengthens its network of services and affirms its commitment to providing local delivery ...

Brian Aynardi joins PBI-Gordon Research Team

Feb. 20, 2017

(Kansas City, Mo.) – February 20, 2017 - The employee-owners of PBI-Gordon announced today that Brian Aynardi has joined the company as manager of university and contract research for the northeastern U.S. Based near State College, Pa., Aynardi will be responsible for coordinating all research protocols, technical assistance to cooperators, and product support for end-users in Connecticut, Delaware, Maryland, Massachusetts, ...


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