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Your Chamber at Work - November 12, 2019

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FROM THE KC CHAMBER'S PRESIDENT AND CEO Data = Understanding. To quote the former Chair of Hewlett-Packard, Carly Fiorina, “The goal is to turn data into information and information into insight.” Read Article
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Your Chamber at Work - October 29, 2018

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FROM THE KC CHAMBER'S PRESIDENT AND CEO Two important items I’d like to share with you today. First, congratulations to Carolyn Watley who was elected the new Chair of the KC Chamber at last week’s Chamber Board meeting. Carolyn is Vice President of Community Engagement for CBIZ Benefits & Insurance Services Inc., and has been active in the Chamber for a long time. She’s been a driving force behind our Women’s Executive Leadership Council as well as our Healthy KC initiative. Her term as Chair begins November 1. Read Article
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Carolyn Watley of CBIZ Elected Chair of the Greater Kansas City Chamber of Commerce

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Carolyn Watley, Vice President of Community Engagement of CBIZ Benefits & Insurance Services, Inc., was unanimously elected Chair of the KC Chamber’s Board of Directors at the Board’s October meeting. Watley has long been involved in both the Chamber and the community, serving as Board President for Starlight Theatre, Chair of the fundraising committee for the Royals’ Urban Youth Academy, and one of The Kansas City Business Journal’s Women Who Mean Business.  Read Article
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Your Chamber at Work - October 15, 2019

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FROM THE KC CHAMBER'S PRESIDENT AND CEO As Kansas billionaire Charles Koch said in announcing his support for hiring returning citizens, a second chance “gives somebody the opportunity to contribute, rather than destroy, rather than do harm. In this, then, it improves their families, their communities, and society.” Read Article
GROW KC - September, 2019

Grow KC - September, 2019

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HERE'S THE SEPTEMBER ALL-DIGITAL EDITION OF GROW KC... The KC Chamber is pleased to present the September issue of GROW KC Business Digital Magazine. In this issue you'll find... Read Article
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Your Chamber at Work - September 5, 2019

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FROM THE KC CHAMBER'S PRESIDENT AND CEO | NEIGHBORHOOD NETWORKING – LINDA HALL LIBRARY | HIRING VETERANS IS GOOD BUSINESS – 2.0: DEVELOPING A DIVERSE AND INCLUSIVE WORKFORCE FOR A COMPETITIVE ADVANTAGE | HEALTHY KC NETWORKING FORUM: DO YOU WORK IN A PSYCHOLOGICALLY HEALTHY WORKPLACE? | THE 132ND ANNUAL DINNER Read Article
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Your Chamber at Work - July 24, 2019

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FROM THE KC CHAMBER'S PRESIDENT AND CEO If you run into the KC Chamber’s David Pruente (and he does seem to be everywhere), congratulate him on being named one of the “40 Under 40” young executives honored at last week’s national chamber conference (the Association of Chamber of Commerce Executives, aka ACCE). Read Article
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CEOs Commit to Diversity & Inclusion at KC Chamber’s POWER of Diversity Breakfast

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Awards & Recognition · KC Chamber · Business Development · Diversity, Equity & Inclusion · Events

Kansas City, MO - Getting CEOS to commit to creating a diverse and inclusive workplace was the central theme of the Greater Kansas City Chamber of Commerce’s POWER of Diversity Breakfast, this past , Wednesday, July 24 at the Sheraton Kansas City Hotel at Crown Center. The POWER of Diversity is the region’s premier celebration of the Metro’s culturally diverse business community. The event recognizes diverse workforce members and corporations that have demonstrated a commitment to diversity and inclusion (D&I). Read Article
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Two KC Chamber Leaders Elected to Industry Board

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Joe Reardon and David Pruente to serve on Association of Chamber of Commerce Executives Board; Pruente also receives national “40 Under 40” Award; and KC Chamber website given Grand Award for Communications Excellence Read Article