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Kansas City Area Eye Doctor Helped Develop Revolutionary Eye Surgery

2017-05-18

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2017-05-17

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2017-05-16

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Wanamaker Joins PDQ as VP-Marketing
Wanamaker Joins PDQ as VP-Marketing

2017-05-15

We’re greatly pleased to bring Kim aboard in one of our key management slots. Leola, Pa. May 15, 2017 — Kim Wanamaker has joined PDQ Manufacturing as Vice President – Marketing. A resident of Maple Glen in Montgomery County, Pa., he is based at the company’s Leola, Pa. headquarters. Wanamaker is a highly experienced marketing and sales professional, combining creative thinking and entrepreneurial drive with management skills to drive gains in revenue, market share and profit performance. In his new post, he is responsible for all marketing and related activities. He has more than 25 years of experience in a wide variety of industrial marketing sales arenas. He has worked in various leadership roles in distributor buying/marketing groups serving the...

Report Spotlights TreanorHL Clients for Concurrent Enrollment Success
Report Spotlights TreanorHL Clients for Concurrent Enrollment Success

2017-05-15

Denver, CO May 15, 2017 — TreanorHL’s experience designing spaces that prepare students for 21st century careers and create clear pathways between high school and college was evident in a recent report from the Colorado Department of Higher Education, which signaled out several of the architectural firm’s clients as having the best concurrent enrollment programs in the state. Concurrent enrollment programs refer to college courses students take while in high school. TreanorHL’s education studio has provided design services for multiple schools recognized in the CDHE report with shared high school and college curriculum components. “Designing these educational spaces involves fostering strong partnerships between school districts, 2-year colleges, 4-year colleges, and the local community—a process we’re proud to have undertaken multiple times,” said TreanorHL education principal Chad Novak. According...

Novogradac Launches New Federal Infrastructure Tax Credit Resources
Novogradac Launches New Federal Infrastructure Tax Credit Resources

2017-05-15

SAN FRANCISCO May 15, 2017 — There’s now a single location for the best information about a proposed federal infrastructure tax credit. To commemorate Infrastructure Week 2017, Novogradac & Company LLP, a leading certified public accounting and tax consulting firm, today launched http://www.infrastructurecredits.com, home on the web to current and detailed coverage of infrastructure tax credit proposals, including a plan expected from President Donald Trump’s administration and legislation coming soon in Congress. Trump’s proposal would potentially include enough tax credits to make a total of $1 trillion available to finance such things as road and bridge repairs; rail and bus systems; water and sewer programs; airports, waterways and ports; and other important national infrastructure...

Logic Announces 29-Date “Everybody's Tour” With Support From Joey Bada$$ & Big Lenbo
Logic Announces 29-Date “Everybody's Tour” With Support From Joey Bada$$ & Big Lenbo

2017-05-12

NEW YORK, May 12, 2017 — Following the release of his new album EVERYBODY last week, today Def Jam Recordings/Visionary Music Group artist Logic announces “EVERYBODY’S TOUR” featuring support from Brooklyn upstart Joey Bada$$ and Big Lenbo.  The 29-date tour promoted by Live Nation kicks off July 7 in Salt Lake City and will stop in major markets such as Los Angeles, Chicago, Atlanta and Washington DC, with more to be announced. Pre-sale tickets are available starting May 15 at 10AM local time with all tickets for sale starting Tuesday, May 16 at 10AM local time. Visit Everybodystour.com...

CME Group Announces Record Open Interest of 125.7 Million Contracts
CME Group Announces Record Open Interest of 125.7 Million Contracts

2017-05-12

CHICAGO, May 12, 2017 — CME Group, the world’s leading and most diverse derivatives marketplace, announced it set a total open interest record of 125.7 million contracts on May 11, 2017. The new record follows four consecutive record open interest days. Prior to this four-day streak, the previous open interest record of 123.1 million contracts was set on March 9, 2017.  CME Group offers the widest range of global benchmark products across all major asset classes, helping businesses everywhere mitigate the complex risks they face in today’s uncertain global economy.  For more information about CME Group, please visit www.cmegroup.com. As the world’s leading and most diverse derivatives marketplace, CME Group (www.cmegroup.com) is where the world comes to manage risk.  Through...

A First of its Kind in the Nation — The City of Kansas City, Missouri Partners with Private Companies to Design, Build and Finance a New One Terminal Airport
A First of its Kind in the Nation — The City of Kansas City, Missouri Partners with Private Companies to Design, Build and Finance a New One Terminal Airport

2017-05-12

KANSAS CITY, Mo., May 12, 2017 — After challenging Kansas City business leaders to step up and help determine the future of the Kansas City International Airport, Mayor Sly James announced a proposal put forward by Burns & McDonnell to design and build a new one-terminal airport, and lead a team of private investors, such as Americo, to finance the project. The privately funded terminal idea is believed to be a first of its kind in the nation. “From day one, any discussion of a new airport terminal, in my mind, required leadership from the business community. The proposal outlined today is just that,” says Mayor Sly James, Kansas City, Missouri. “This is the kind of innovative thinking that Kansas City should be proud of.”

ExxonMobil Appoints Clint Bowyer as Honorary Instructor for New Drivers Heading into Kansas Race Weekend
ExxonMobil Appoints Clint Bowyer as Honorary Instructor for New Drivers Heading into Kansas Race Weekend

2017-05-12

KANSAS CITY, Kan.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Heading into the Monster Energy NASCAR® Cup Series race at Kansas Speedway, Clint Bowyer, driver of the No. 14 Ford Fusion for Stewart-Haas Racing, joined ExxonMobil and B.R.A.K.E.S. (Be Responsible and Keep Everyone Safe), a non-profit organization that provides hands-on defensive driving workshops in cities nationwide, as an honorary driving instructor for local teenage drivers at his home track. Bowyer, a native of Emporia, Kan., and Doug Herbert, owner and founder of B.R.A.K.E.S., provided student drivers with an educational session on collision avoidance, panic stopping, skid recovery and distracted driving avoidance before taking the students on the course to provide demonstrations of these techniques. Bowyer also gave each student one-on-one driving lessons in his street legal No. 14 Mobil 1 Annual Protection Ford Fusion before popping the hood and showing how to properly check...

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