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LEAWOOD CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: Member Receives Regional Business Appreciation Month Award

Each year in June, the Kansas Department of Commerce presents awards to businesses within the state of Kansas during Business Appreciation Month.

LEAWOOD CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: Senior Star at Villa Ventura Welcomes New Executive Director

Haworth brings more than 25 years of senior housing leadership experience to her role at Villa Ventura, most recently serving in a consulting position where she analyzed 42 senior living communities in the areas of infrastructure, programs, safety, dining and overall experience.

LEAWOOD CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: Chris Kurtz, Chamber Board Director and Lawyer at Rouse Frets White Goss Gentile Rhodes, Receives Award

Rouse Frets White Goss Gentile Rhodes is pleased to announce that attorney Christopher Kurtz was chosen as a member of the 2019 Missouri Lawyer Weekly’s Up & Coming class.

LEAWOOD CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: Position Opening for Director of Membership

This individual will be responsible for all phases of membership sales and service, member orientation and activation, member retention, and delivery of programs and services.

HUTCHINGSON / RENO COUNTY CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: Hayden's Salon & Day Spa Receives Small Business Award

Valarie Gibson-Smith and Rayna Hollingsworth purchased the business from the previous owners in 2014.

HUTCHINGSON / RENO COUNTY CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: Editor in Chief of Entrepreneur Magazine to speak at the 2020 Chamber Annual Meeting

The Hutchinson/Reno County Chamber of Commerce announced today that Jason Pfeifer, editor in chief of Entrepreneur Magazine will be the keynote speaker at the Chamber Annual Meeting on Monday, February 3, 2020 at the Hutchinson Sports Arena.

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: 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.

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 President Jeffries Honored

Leawood Chamber President Kevin Jeffries was honored by the Leawood City Council on June 3 for his 20 years of service to the community.

HUTCHINGSON / RENO COUNTY CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: Western Supply Receives Small Business Award

Western Supply was established in 1949 by Jack Martin’s dad, Willis Martin, and two other parties.

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