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LEAWOOD CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: Mike White with Rouse Frets White Goss Gentile Rhodes Honored

Michael T. White, shareholder with Rouse Frets White Goss Gentile Rhodes, was recently named the 2019 Baron of the Boardroom by the Kansas City Metropolitan Bar Association.

LEAWOOD CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: Leawood Fire Department Asks for Public Input on 5 Year Strategic Plan

The Leawood Fire Department is internationally accredited with the Commission on Fire Accreditation International by the Center for Public Safety Excellence, earning this honor in August 2015.

LEAWOOD CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: Prairiefire Final Phase to Include Ice Rink

Prairiefire is getting an outdoor ice rink as part of the final phase of development.

LEAWOOD CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: Chamber Tip: Be Our Featured Member!

The opportunity to be the "Featured Member" on the Chamber’s web site and in our e-newsletter is available to every Chamber Member. It is a FREE service, and one of your Member benefits.

LEAWOOD CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: Bank of Blue Valley Announces Merger

The parent companies of each bank, Heartland Financial USA (Morril & Jones Bank) and Blue Valley Ban Corp (Bank of Blue Valley) have entered into a merger agreement by which BVBC will be acquired by Heartland.

LEAWOOD CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: Beat Bobby Flay Winner Appointed as New Executive Chef at the OP Convention Center

Overland Park, Kan. (Jan. 8, 2019)— The Overland Park Convention Center is pleased to announce the appointment of Tim Freeman as the venue’s new executive chef.

LEAWOOD CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: Design Connection, Inc Launches New Website

Arlene Ladegaard and her team at Design Connections, Inc have launched a new website and they want to know what you think!

LEAWOOD CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: Shawnee Mission Health Part of a 2018 Most Wired Health System

MERRIAM, Kan.– The College of Healthcare Information Management Executives (CHIME) has named Adventist Health System (AHS), which includes Shawnee Mission Health, a recipient of its 2018 Most Wired award, based on the results of HealthCare’s Most Wired survey.

LEAWOOD CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: Diamonds Direct opens Leawood showroom

Diamonds Direct, a direct diamond importer and leading U.S. independent jewelry retailer, has opened its newest showroom location in Leawood.

LEAWOOD CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: Leawood Named 8th Safest City in Kansas

SafeWise, a professional review and comparison website, releases up-to-date Safest Cities rankings for each state, providing a comprehensive assessment of the general safety in each city.

LEAWOOD CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: City Council Gives Preliminary Plan Approval for Mixed Use Development on 135th Street

By a vote of 7-1, Monday night, the Leawood City Council gave Preliminary Plan approval to a new mixed-use development located south of 135th Street and west of Kenneth Road.

LEAWOOD CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: Looking for new ways to promote your organization in 2019?

If you’ve ever attended a Leawood Chamber event, you’ve heard us thank our Annual Sponsors for their support throughout the year.

LEAWOOD CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: Diamonds Direct opens showroom in Leawood

Diamonds Direct, a direct diamond importer and leading U.S. independent jewelry retailer, has opened its newest showroom location in Leawood, Kansas.

LEAWOOD CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: Shake Shack plans to open at Town Center

Shake Shack is planning its first location in Kansas at Town Center Plaza in Leawood.

LEAWOOD CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: Preliminary Plans for the Redevelopment of Ranchmart North Approved

Leawood Planning Commission unanimously voted on Tuesday to approve preliminary plans for the redevelopment of the Ranch Mart North shopping center.

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