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LEAWOOD CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: Governors Kelly & Parson Sign Historic Agreement

Governors from both Kansas and Missouri, along with State and local elected officials from both sides of the State line, gathered at Memorial Hall in Kansas City, Kansas to celebrate the signing of a historic agreement to put a stop to the so called “border war” over economic development business attraction policies that have lured jobs back and forth along the Kansas and Missouri borders for the past decade.

HUTCHINGSON / RENO COUNTY CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: QueenBee Marketing Receives Small Business Award

Angie Bergmeier began QueenBee Social Marketing in 2015 as a two-woman team providing social media marketing services to local and surrounding businesses.

LEAWOOD CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: Sponsorship Opportunities Available for A Taste of Leawood

The 22nd annual A Taste of Leawood on Saturday, September 14 is a celebration of delicious food, wine and all things great about Leawood.

LEAWOOD CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: Town Center Plaza Puts a New Spin on Back-To-School Traditions

Town Center Plaza will help the community kick off the new school year with two events: Back-to-School Party and Stuff the Bus.

LEAWOOD CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: Rosehill Gardens Event Space Booking Now!

Rosehill Gardens in Martin City has opened a beautiful outdoor event space surrounded by plants, trees and shrubs that have made Rosehill Gardens famous since 1914.

LEAWOOD CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: Chamber & Kauffman Partner on Workforce Readiness Survey

The Leawood Chamber and Economic Development Council are working with the Ewing Marion Kauffman Foundation and K-12 school superintendents to increase the local talent pipeline - and we’re asking for your input.

LEAWOOD CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: At The Tee 2019 - A Fun Afternoon on the Fairways

Perfect weather on July 9 (if a little sultry!), friendly competition, networking, and a beautiful course all added up to a fun afternoon on the fairways at this year’s At The Tee golf outing!

OLATHE CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: MSP teams with YARD XL at Elite Sports Mall

Midwest Sports Productions, the largest promoter and organizer of youth baseball and fastpitch events in the U.S. has teamed up with THE YARD XL, the newest baseball and softball training facility in the Kansas City Metro, for the upcoming 8U/10C/12C National Championship tournament. THE YARD XL will serve as the host for the popular skills competition, held on Wednesday, July 10.

LEAWOOD CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: CEO of AdamsGabbert Appointed Chair of Make-A-Wish Missouri & Kansas Governing Board

Denise Kruse, CEO and owner of AdamsGabbert, has been appointed as Chair of the Make-A-Wish Missouri & Kansas Governing Board. Kruse succeeds David Putz who recently resigned after serving four years with the local chapter and helped grant over 419 wishes last year.

LEAWOOD CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: HCA Midwest Health Names Phil Buttell as CEO of Menorah Medical Center

HCA Midwest Health, Kansas City’s leading healthcare provider, has named Phil Buttell as chief executive officer of Menorah Medical Center in Overland Park.

LEAWOOD CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: Active Development Projects in Leawood Receive Recommendation for Final Plan Approval

The Planning Commission has recommended approval of the Final Plan for Three Hallbrook Place, a four-story 120,000+ square foot office building to be constructed on an 8.46 acre tract located at the south-east corner of College Boulevard and State Line Road.

HUTCHINGSON / RENO COUNTY CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: Archer & Co receives Small Business Award

Archer & Co. originated in 2004 as the home-based business Red Zebra, with Archer Jarrett as it sole employee, hiring an additional stylist the following year.

LEAWOOD CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: Rita Jan Joins Douglas L. Freeman, CPA, LLC

Doug Freeman, CPA announced the hiring of their newest associate, Rita Jan, CPA.

LEAWOOD CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: AdventHealth Home Care Shawnee Mission Earns 2018 SHPBest™ “Superior Performer” Patient Satisfaction Award

AdventHealth Home Care Shawnee Mission has been recognized by Strategic Healthcare Programs (SHP) as a “Superior Performer” for achieving an overall patient satisfaction score that ranked in the top 20 percent of all eligible SHP clients for the 2018 calendar year.

LEAWOOD CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: Chamber Tip: Share Your Expertise with Other Members!

Do you already publish a newsletter or external marketing piece for your clients?

LEAWOOD CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: MHC Adds Ford Transits to Rental Lineup

The new Ford Transits offer light duty options that anyone can drive.

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