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BMO Leawood Branch Welcomes Jacob Hopkins to Team

04/17/2015 – Hopkins is new Assistant Branch Manager on 113th & Nall Avenue...

AT&T Invests Nearly $625M in KC Area (including Leawood) to Expand Services

04/17/2015 – Access to 4G LTE Signal, AT&T U-verse will enhance reliability, coverage, speed, performance in area...

Members Came Together April 3 to Learn About Chamber and Find Connections

04/16/2015 – Small group workshops make it easy to connect and help you make the most of your membership!...

Profile by Sanford Live Radio Remote Broadcast

04/15/2015 – Profile by Sanford will be hosting Nycki Pace & 99.7 The Point for live broadcast Saturday, April 18...

RESULTS Technology Successfully Completes SSAE16 Audit

04/13/2015 – SSAE16 Audit is the gold standard of audits for service organizations....

Pizza with a Purpose on APRIL 28th!

04/13/2015 – April 28th cater, dine-in or carryout for a CAUSE! Leawood's CPK and Project Change partner!...

Best of Luck Gina!

04/10/2015 – Chamber's Events & Meeting Manager headed to new position with Sprint...

KU Edwards Partners with Johnson County Library to Evaluate Library’s ROI

04/09/2015 – Team of KU faculty, staff and student researchers will help JoCo Library conduct 9-month study....

Museum at Prairiefire Launches New Corporate Membership Program

04/09/2015 – Private tours, facility rental discounts, complimentary tickets and more await corporate members!...

Office Position Opening With Chamber Member in Prairie Village

04/07/2015 – A wonderful opportunity for the right person to join a successful Insurance Agency in PV...

B2B Cookie Winner!

04/06/2015 – Elaine O'Connor with Homestead Assisted Living wins delicious Blue Chip Cookies by attending event...

Leawood-Based Anthem Ventures Announces Kimberly Stern As Editor-In-Chief Of KC Magazine

04/04/2015 – Stern takes helm of Kansas City's award-winning, definitive lifestyle magazine....

Don’t Think Your Vote Isn’t Important!

04/03/2015 – Local elections are April 7 throughout Johnson County. Make sure you're informed, then go vote....

12th Annual Dragon Dash 5K Through Leawood and Prairie Village

04/02/2015 – 12th Annual Corinth Elementary Dragon Dash 5K and 1 mile fun run on May 2, 2015...

Your Career: You May Be a Future Executive

04/02/2015 – Career and Executive Development...

Leawood Chamber Expands Economic Development Activities

04/02/2015 – EDC looks forward to keeping Leawood "top of mind" for new and expanding businesses....

BMO Debuts Cardless ATMs in Kansas City

04/01/2015 – BMO's new Mobile Cash smart phone application first of it's kind in area....

Menorah Medical Center Appoints Charles Laird As Chief Executive Officer

04/01/2015 – Laird's expertise, strategic vision will continue hospital's commitment of high-quality healthcare....

St. Luke's Medical Group - Blue Valley New Leawood Location

03/30/2015 – New St. Luke's office at 151st & Nall providing expanded primary care services....

Spring Forward AdvoCare 24 Day Challenge

03/30/2015 – Spring Forward 24 Day Challenge Group Kickoff Event 4/2! Start Date April 6th!...

Parisi Café New Seasonal Menu

03/29/2015 – New seasonal menu launched in Café now through April 26, 2015....

RESULTS Technology Recognized as one of the World’s Top Managed Service Providers (MSPs)

03/28/2015 – RESULTS Technology was ranked 1st in St. Louis, 2nd in Kansas City and 177th in the world....

Welcome New Members in March!

03/27/2015 – Thanks for making the Leawood Chamber a part of your business strategy....

Job Search: How to Navigate Applicant Tracking Systems

03/26/2015 – Master Applicant Tracking Systems...

Doc+Ink Combining Forces With Office Products Alliance

03/26/2015 – Chamber members merging. Owner Beverly Williamson of Doc+Ink announces sale of company to OPA....

SevenDays Peace Week AND Walk is Coming! Plan Your Week Now!

03/26/2015 – Let's join the Jewish Community Center and Village Shalom to change the world in 7 days....

Don't Worry, Retire Happy with Tom Hegna

03/25/2015 – Bestselling author and retirement expert, Tom Hegna, will discuss planning for a secure retirement....

For the Record: Wealthiest Johnson County ZIP Code Mostly in Leawood

03/25/2015 – An update to recent publicity about JoCo's wealthiest ZIP codes, including four in Leawood....

Congrats, JCCC Lady Cavs! NJCAA Nat'l Women's Basketball Div-II Champions!

03/21/2015 – Celebrating the Lady Cavs 66-64 win over Parkland of Illinois last weekend....

CARSTAR Donates Restored Car to Local AIr Force Veteran

03/18/2015 – Chamber member presents Air Force Veteran, single father and JCCC student with a newly restored car....

Renovation Begins At Camelot Court – All Stores Are Open During Construction

03/18/2015 – Same great stores and a fresh new look on the way!...

Nutrition Health Challenge

03/17/2015 – Elite Sports Medicine & Physical Therapy challenges you to get healthy and gives you the tools...

Johnson County Library Locations Announce NEW HOURS April 1st

03/17/2015 – No fooling, nine Johnson County library branches will have new hours. Make note now!...

Meet Calvin Girard! New Chamber Board Member

03/12/2015 – Great Plains Energy (KCP&L) investor relations manager ready to serve Chamber members and beyond!...

Two Kansas City Companies Tap MBB+hippo as New Agency

03/11/2015 – MBB+hippo Selected to Represent Rx Savings Solutions and Sizewise Worldwide...

Support Shawnee Mission Schools "Summer Jump Start" at Whole Foods

03/10/2015 – Shop for SM Education Fund (SMEF) on April 2nd and help at-risk, incoming kindergarten students!...

Burns & McDonnell Recognized Among Nation's Best Employers for Fifth Time

03/10/2015 – FORTUNE magazine ranks Burns & MacDonald #15 among top 100 U.S. employers....

New Olathe Office and Showroom for Davidson Promotional Team

03/09/2015 – Stop by and pick up some goodies and promotional ideas for 2015!...

Members Came Together March 6 to Learn About the Chamber and Find Connections

03/09/2015 – Small group workshops make it easy to connect!...

Seeking New Teammate - All Star Awards & Ad Specialties

03/06/2015 – Job Opportunity - Marketing Support. All Star needs creative person who is willing to multitask!...

Leawood Chamber Announces New Manager of Accounting and Administration

03/05/2015 – Meet the newest person on our Chamber team -- Marlene Abbey!...

Chamber Welcomes New Members in February

03/04/2015 – Six new businesses join Chamber community. Thanks for making us a part of your business plan!...

WaterOne Names New Director of Customer Relations

03/03/2015 – Former Communications Manager to bring experience and passion to role...

Welcome to Leawood, Fairway Eye Center

03/03/2015 – New Leawood location allows Fairway Eye Center to expand their service vision -- to Johnson County....

B2B Cookie Winner!

03/03/2015 – Ruth Finet with The Korner Shoppe wins delicious Blue Chip Cookies by attending event...

Lifted Logic Celebrated with Other 25 Under 25® Winners

03/02/2015 – Shout out to Chamber Member, Lifted Logic, honored among KC's top small businesses in 2015....

The Mutual Fund Store Taps MBB as Ad Agency

02/26/2015 – Full-Service Agency Oversees New Advertising Direction -- Two Chamber Members Unite!...

Training Program Discount Offered Through Kansas City Triathlon

02/25/2015 – Chamber Member Anthem Ventures sets date for KC Triathlon - May 17th...

California Pizza Kitchen Restaurant Nights Support Local Non-Profits

02/24/2015 – CPK Park Place will donate a portion of your bill to that day's designated recipient....

Seasonal Sipping at Parisi Café Now Through March 22

02/24/2015 – Tiramisu Espresso. Rosemary Caramel Latte. Or a new coffee cocktail: Barrel-Conditioned Manhattan...

Tutera’s Director of Life Enrichment Johnna Lowther Publishes Caregiver’s Pocket Guide on Dementia

02/23/2015 – Lowther's role expanded at Tutera's Stratford Commons Memory Care Community in Overland Park...

Prime Healthcare Completes Acquisition of St. Joseph Medical Center

02/20/2015 – Robert Erickson has been named the new chief executive officer....

MBA Classes Forming at Baker University

02/20/2015 – Groups are forming now for Baker's MBA program in Overland Park and the Northland, as well as online...

Classes Forming for Associate of Arts in Business at Baker University

02/20/2015 – Groups are forming now for Associate of Arts in Business degree programs in Overland Park and online...

Business Administration? Leadership? Management? Baker University is here for you.

02/20/2015 – Online and on campus business courses begin March 30 at Baker. VIEW ALL in full Chamber News list!...

Baker University Organizational Leadership Master's Classes Starting Soon

02/20/2015 – Start your organizational leadership master's degree in Overland Park on March 30....

Warm Up with Pig & Finch Beer Dinners in February and March

02/19/2015 – Pig & Finch chefs team up with Left Hand Brewing Co. in February in series of monthly beer dinners...

U-verse® with AT&T GigaPowerSM launched Monday in Leawood

02/18/2015 – The AT&T GigaPower network provides customers internet speeds up to 1 gagabit per second.***...

New Account Executive Joins RESULTS Technology

02/18/2015 – Lori Simpson, has joined RESULTS Technology, a managed technology services firm in Lenexa....

Baker University Online Bachelor of Science in Mass Media Classes

02/18/2015 – Class groups are forming now for online Bachelor of Science in Mass Media program starting March 16...

#FINDTHATEMAIL

02/17/2015 – Tips & Tricks: How can I find that email!? Quickly!...

Chamber Office Closed on Presidents' Day This Monday

02/13/2015 – Our office will be closed Monday, February 16th and reopen Tuesday, February 17th at 8:00 AM...

Bob Marcusse Addressed Sell-Out Crowd at February General Luncheon

02/12/2015 – He emphasized that KC's customer service culture is what makes our region a worldwide contender....

Members Came Together Feb 6 to Learn About the Chamber and Find Connections

02/11/2015 – Small group workshops make it easy to connect!...

Blue Valley Rec Receives BlueCHIP Award

02/11/2015 – The Blue Valley Recreation Commission was recognized a second time by Blue Cross Blue Shield of KS...

Member Ranked #1 Senior Care Provider Again by Entrepreneur Magazine

02/10/2015 – Comfort Keepers of Shawnee Mission franchise ranked #1 for third year in a row....

U.S. Sen. Moran to Host Another Johnson County Listening Tour Stop

02/09/2015 – Recent JoCo Town Hall meeting so successful, Sen. Moran will host one in Mission, KS on February 23....

Welcome New Members in January!

02/06/2015 – Thank you for making the Leawood Chamber a part of your business plan....

Customer Service Training: "Kansas At Your Service"

02/04/2015 – Kansas tourism industry rolls out free web-based customer service & regional host training program....

OPCC Launches Building App and Customized Event App

02/04/2015 – Download the Overland Park Convention Center Building App for iPhone, iPad, and Android devices....

B2B Cookie Winner!

02/03/2015 – Jay Marquette with Marquette Physical Therapy wins delicious Blue Chip Cookies by attending event...

Shawnee Mission Education Foundation (SMEF) Fund Gets Support from Local Cities

02/02/2015 – Merriam and Prairie Village coming together to help Shawnee Mission families....

New Friday Office Hours for Leawood Chamber

01/29/2015 – Please note the Chamber office will close each Friday at 4:00 p.m....

Schloegel Design Remodel Makes a Big Splash Again

01/29/2015 – Each year, this Chamber member changes the lives of children with special needs and their families....

Saint Luke's South Hospital and Jewish Community Center Partner for Wellness

01/28/2015 – Eight free classes at JCC are designed to help you take charge of your health....

Avila University's School of Education to Launch Two New International Programs in Fall 2015

01/26/2015 – Undergraduate and graduate programs focus on international education, advocacy and leadership...

Attention Chamber Members -- Save These Dates!

01/21/2015 – New dates and locations for some of your favorite annual events....

Chamber Members Team Up To Combat Hearing Loss

01/21/2015 – "CAN YOU HEAR ME?" Discuss hearing loss with two genuine elder care experts at this free seminar....

New Catalyst Brand and New Wellness Center for Former Bisson Chiropractic

01/21/2015 – Fully Integrated Wellness Center Paves the Way for True Health...

Davis Announces Humanitarian of the Year Awards

01/20/2015 – Amy Holy and Tom Langhofer recognized by Chamber member, Kelly Davis, CPA, PA...

Scott Hamblen has been promoted to Director of Block Maintenance Solutions

01/20/2015 – Hamblen and Torgler commended for leadership of Block's Property Management Team...

Chamber Office Closed on Martin Luther King, Jr. Day This Monday

01/16/2015 – Our office will be closed Monday, January 19th and reopen Tuesday, January 20th at 8:00 AM...

Office Products Alliance encourages Buy Local across the board!

01/16/2015 – Why support local independent businesses?...

Blue Valley Ban Corp. Promotes Three Senior Executives at Bank of Blue Valley

01/15/2015 – Blue Valley Ban Corp., the holding company for Bank of Blue Valley promotes 3 top executives....

Photographer, Chamber Member and Friend, Jim Mathis, Featured in Lifestyle Magazine

01/15/2015 – Multifaceted artist, Mathis displays his love of music through photography and digital art....

Kansas City Among First Cities with AT&T's New High-Speed Internet Service for Businesses

01/14/2015 – AT&T Business Fiber Internet Service to Provide Speeds of up to 1 Gigabit per Second in Multi-Tenan...

Avila University Earns National Community Service Recognition for Sixth Consecutive Year

01/13/2015 – One of about 700 institutions of higher education to receive this honor...

Cathryn Pridal, Ph.D., is Avila's new VP for Academic Affairs

01/13/2015 – She previously was VP for Academic Affairs and dean of the faculty at Cottey College in Nevada, Mo....

KC Restaurant Week Starts Friday January 16!

01/13/2015 – Make reservations NOW at one (or all!) of these 16 member restaurants....

Chamber Members Support Big Brothers Big Sisters Fundraiser

01/12/2015 – Eight members helped KC Magazine raise $187,101!...

Members Came Together Jan 9 to Learn About the Chamber and Find Connections

01/09/2015 – Small group workshops make it easy to connect!...

KU announces a graduate certificate in Environmental Assessment

01/08/2015 – KU Edwards Campus announces a graduate certificate in Environmental Assessment...

Welcome New Members in December!

01/08/2015 – Thank you for making the Leawood Chamber a part of your business plan!...

Thumbs Up to Local Option Budget Funding for Area Schools

01/08/2015 – Chamber Board supports continuation of 2014 LOB funding increase, which requires public vote....

BlueCreek Investment Partners, LLC Announces Merger

01/06/2015 – Keel Point, LLC & BlueCreek Investment Partners, LLC announce the merger of wealth management firms....

K.C. Native Returns Home To Join 801 Fish As Exec. Chef

01/05/2015 – Joe West joins 801 Fish as Executive Chef. West, raised in Prairie Village, Kansas....

Downsizing to Smaller Living Spaces: A Step by Step Guide

01/05/2015 – A dowsizing seminar on the "How Tos" of moving from a large to smaller living space....

2015 Healthiest Employers Celebrated by KC Business Journal

01/05/2015 – Seven Chamber Members recognized for how actively they strive to help employees stay healthy....

Mariner Wealth Advisors Welcomes Vantage Investment Advisors

01/05/2015 – Mariner Wealth Advisors adds 14 investment professionals and enhances its presence in the Northeast...

New Year Networking -- Start the Year Off Right!

01/02/2015 – THE Places to Go and People to See as you kick off 2015....

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