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Maze Freight Solutions receives DBE Certification from the State of Kansas

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Overland Park, KAN (September 6, 2022}: Maze Freight Solutions, a third-party logistics services business based in Overland Park, Kansas, has been awarded a Disadvantaged Business Enterprise (DBE) Certification from the State of Kansas Certification Program (KSCP), according to Jy Maze, co-founder, president, and CEO of Maze Freight Solutions. Read Article
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World Trade Center-Kansas City News: August, 2022

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A LETTER FROM THE DIRECTOR As summer comes to a close, we are gearing up for an eventful fall. We are excited to host the 6th Annual Go Global KC! This year, we will present a program on nearshoring, featuring speakers Elaine Dezenski, senior director and head of the Center on Economic and Financial Power at the Foundation for Defense of Democracies, and John Austin, Director, Michigan Economic Center and Nonresident Senior Fellow, Brookings Institution & Chicago Council of Global Affairs. Read Article
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KC CHAMBER NAMES 2022 ATHENA AWARD AND ATHENA YOUNG PROFESSIONAL LEADERSHIP AWARD RECIPIENTS

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The Greater Kansas City Chamber of Commerce is pleased to announce the 2022 ATHENA Leadership Award and ATHENA Young Professional Leadership Award honorees. Dr. Marjorie Williams, Founder of The Marste Group, and former Superintendent of Hickman Mills School District, is the ATHENA recipient and Pooja Shah, Senior Consultant within DNV’s Energy Storage and Emerging Technologies Advisory, is the ATHENA Young Professional. Read Article
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SWOPE HEALTH KICKS OFF NAMING CAMPAIGN FOR PACE KC ADULT WELLNESS CENTER

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KANSAS CITY, Mo. (Aug. 29, 2022) – Area business leaders and foundations helped Swope Health raise funds while honoring their loved ones and the mission of their organizations at a recent benefit held at the Negro Leagues Baseball Museum.  At the event, PACE KC announced the launch of a naming campaign for care rooms within the Adult Wellness Center. Read Article
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Your Chamber at Work - August 29, 2022

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FROM THE KC CHAMBER'S PRESIDENT AND CEO Congratulations to former Chamber Board member Warren Erdman, sworn in last week as the newest member of Missouri’s Highways and Transportation Commission. The ceremony took place in the KC Chamber Board Room immediately following the news conference where Governor Mike Parson announced his hopes for the upcoming special legislative session and proposed tax cut legislation. Read Article
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NEW HEAD CONSUL ARRIVES AT THE CONSULATE OF MEXICO IN KANSAS CITY

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The Consulate of Mexico in Kansas City welcomes its new Head Consul, Soileh Padilla Mayer, who began her duties as Consul of Mexico in Kansas City on August 17. She is thus integrated at the head of a team of committed and experienced officials, to promote the interests of Mexico and provide the best possible service to the community of nearly 750,000 Mexican men and women living in the states of Kansas, Missouri and western Oklahoma. Read Article