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ATHENA Award

KC Chamber Announces 2019 ATHENA Award Winners

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Awards & Recognition · Individual Recognition

Kathy Nelson, President & CEO of the Greater Kansas City Sports Commission & Foundation, has been selected for the Greater Kansas City Chamber of Commerce’s ATHENA 2019 Leadership Award, and Caitlin O’Byrne Waters, Consultant, CBIZ as the 2019 ATHENA Young Professional Leadership Award Recipient. Read Article
KC Chamber

Your Chamber at Work - August 19, 2019

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Newsletters

FROM THE KC CHAMBER'S PRESIDENT AND CEO “Sometimes common sense does prevail.” That’s how Missouri Governor Mike Parson described the Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) he and Kansas Governor Laura Kelly signed at the KC Chamber’s Governors Summit last Tuesday. Read Article
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Centurions NOW August 19, 2019

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Centurions

INAUGURAL CENTURIONS HOMECOMING EVENT (ALL ACTIVES, ALUMNI, AND GUESTS) Join us as we build a new Centurions tradition: once a year, we’ll gather in celebration of all Centurions- actives and alums, Spring and Fall. Think of this Thursday night lovefest as your official kickoff for a whole weekend of Centurions fun! Read Article
Patrick Shore

Industry trailblazer joins local IT firm to help companies innovate before a tech investment is made

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Member News

Overland Park, Kan. – Which projects have the most promise? What investment has the best potential to drive success? To help businesses think through a new service or product or a change in direction, Veracity Consulting has hired Patrick Shore as Vice President of Innovation to launch a new service line designed to create value and spur growth by channeling the power of innovation and disruptive thinking. Read Article
Member News

GEHA Selected as Carrier to Offer New Nationwide Benefit Plan to FEHB Program Members

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Member News

Lee’s Summit, Mo. – GEHA (Government Employees Health Association) announced today it has been selected by the United States Office of Personnel Management (OPM) as the exclusive carrier for two new Federal Employee Health Benefit (FEHB) plans under the Indemnity Benefit Plan (IBP) contract. After a competitive process, GEHA was chosen based on the ability to provide meaningfully different benefits choices for federal employees. Read Article
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Centurions NOW August 12, 2019

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Centurions

INAUGURAL CENTURIONS HOMECOMING EVENT (ALL ACTIVES, ALUMNI, AND GUESTS) Join us as we build a new Centurions tradition: once a year, we’ll gather in celebration of all Centurions- actives and alums, Spring and Fall. Think of this Thursday night lovefest as your official kickoff for a whole weekend of Centurions fun! Read Article
Economic Losses from Hurricanes

Business Intelligence Brief - August 9, 2019

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Newsletters

Short Items of Interest – Economy | What Happens as Interest Rates Fall? | Oil Market Reaction | Redefining Climate Change | As If There Was Not Enough to Worry About | What Else Can You Get from Armada? | Inconvenient Facts | New Chart Economic Losses from Hurricanes Read Article
Member News

Bank of Blue Valley Commits $100,000 to Support KC Microlender Women's Business Center

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Member News

The Women’s Business Center is excited to announce that Bank of Blue Valley has committed $100,000 to support our WE-Lend microloan program. Bank of Blue Valley will purchase loans and provide additional operational support to the WBC. The $100,000 will allow the WBC to make new loans to entrepreneurs ranging in in size from $2,500-$25,000 and continue to support our existing portfolio.  Read Article