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Chiefs President Mark Donovan Signs Long-Term Contract Extension

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KANSAS CITY, Mo. – The Kansas City Chiefs announced on Tuesday that team President Mark Donovan has signed a long-term contract extension with the club. Donovan originally joined the Chiefs as the club’s chief operating officer in 2009 before being promoted to team president in 2011. Read Article
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2019 Centurions Benchmarking Trip: Portland

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October 17-18, 2019 Centurions arrived in Portland and were welcomed with a toast at our fantastic HQ for our Portland, Oregon Benchmarking Trip, the Hi-Lo hotel, on Wednesday night. On Thursday morning, we started the day with a walk through pedestrian-friendly downtown to kick things off at Travel Portland. Read Article
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Future USS Kansas City completes successful acceptance trials

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MOBILE, Ala. - The future Independence-variant littoral combat ship USS Kansas City (LCS 22) successfully concluded acceptance trials in the Gulf of Mexico after a series of in-port and underway demonstrations, the Navy announced Oct. 31. “This level of performance is among the best I’ve seen for this class. We continue to see improvements in cost, initial quality and schedule, ship after ship,” said Capt. Mike Taylor, littoral combat ship (LCS) program manager. Read Article
Chris Barr

New hire, upcoming D.C. office will help KC firm grow its federal work

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Overland Park, Kan. – One local IT consulting firm just took another step toward dramatically expanding its presence in the federal market. Veracity Consulting welcomed 28-year industry veteran Chris Barr as its new vice president of federal operations, effective Oct. 21. Based in the Washington, D.C., area, Barr will lead P&L for the federal space for Veracity, with a focus on expanding the company’s already robust and wide-ranging client base across the country. Read Article
KC Chamber

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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Centurions NOW - October 28, 2019

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LAST DAY FOR EARLY BIRD PRICING: CENTURIONS TRIVIA NIGHT BENEFITTING TRIP SCHOLARSHIPS (ALL ACTIVES, ALUMNI, AND GUESTS) WARNING: This event will sell out! Gather your smartest friends, colleagues, and classmates in teams of eight and join us for Centurions Trivia on Monday, November 4 from 6-9 p.m. in the KC Chamber Board Room on the first floor of Union Station. Read Article