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Pro Athlete, Inc. Wins 2020 Small Business of the Year

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Small Business Celebration · Business Awards · Small Business

It’s a home run for Pro Athlete, Inc. The eCommerce business was named the KC Chamber’s 2020 Small Business of the Year at the Chamber’s first-ever virtual Small Business Award Event. CEO Andrew Dowis was virtually presented with the Mr. K Award, named after Kansas City’s legendary entrepreneur and philanthropist, Ewing Marion Kauffman. “This is a huge honor,” said CEO Andrew Dowis accepting the award. Read Article
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KC Chamber’s Annual Small Business Celebration Kicks Off with a Virtual Candidates’ Showcase

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Small Business Celebration · Business Awards · Small Business

The show must go on – and it will be virtual! The Greater Kansas City Chamber of Commerce’s annual Small Business Celebration kicks off this week with the first ever Virtual Candidates’ Showcase. Thirty six candidates will give their presentation “Shark Tank-style" over a two-day virtual showcase, August 19, 2020 and August 20, 2020, 11 am – 1pm both days. They will compete for the coveted Small Business of the Year Award – also known as the Mr. K Award - and other specialty awards. Read Article
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Your Chamber at Work - June 1, 2020

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Business Awards · Individual Recognition · Small Business · Diversity, Equity & Inclusion · Newsletters

Joint Statement | Your Library Card Means Business | ATHENA Nominations | and more... Read Article
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Member Spotlight: Plexpod

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Member News · Small Business

The workforce of today is not our grandparents’ or even our parents’ workforce. The jobs have changed, how we do them has changed, and where we do our work has changed. Coworking spaces are everywhere. Today we’re shining our Member Spotlight on one of Greater KC’s fastest growing co-working spaces, Plexpod. Read Article
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Your Chamber at Work - February 4, 2020

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Small Business · Diversity, Equity & Inclusion · Healthy KC · Newsletters

FROM THE KC CHAMBER'S PRESIDENT AND CEO WOW! A Super – and superb – Bowl win for our Kansas City Chiefs! And what a game! The first three quarters kept me on the edge of my seat, but the knowledge that Patrick Mahomes and the Chiefs can come back from behind helped slow my heartbeat. And come back they did. Fifty years in the making, and victory feels very sweet. Read Article
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Nominations Open for Prestigious 2020 Small Business of the Year Award

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Small Business Celebration · Awards & Recognition · Business Awards · Business Development · Small Business

Nominations are now open for one of the biggest honors a small business can receive: The Greater Kansas City Chamber of Commerce’s 2020 Small Business of the Year, also known as the prestigious Mr. K Award. The nomination deadline is November 18, 2019.  Businesses can be nominated through this link. This honor is open to for-profit businesses headquartered in the Greater KC area that meet the following criteria: Read Article
2019 Small Business Celebration Award Winner - TREKK Design Group

TREKK Design Group, LLC Wins 2019 Small Business of the Year

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Small Business Celebration · Awards & Recognition · Business Awards · Business Development · Small Business

This is the 33rd annual Small Business Celebration. The Mr. K Award is given each year to the small business that best represents the three pillars of Ewing Kauffman’s success: sustainable growth, strong employee relations, and a commitment to giving back to the community. Read Article
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2019 Top 10 Small Businesses

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Small Business Celebration · Awards & Recognition · Business Awards · Small Business

From one of Kansas City’s most popular breweries to a company that streamlines the RFP process to another business that’s known for its big heart, the Greater Kansas City Chamber of Commerce has announced this year’s Top 10 Small Businesses. Read Article