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Chamber announces new marketing/sponsorship program

Chairman Peters announces Member Marketing/Sponsorship program   We are pleased to announce your Olathe Chamber of Commerce membership has even more value. That’s right, more bang for your buck through the Chamber’s Total Resource Campaign, an expanded marketing and sponsorship program available only to Olathe Chamber of Commerce members. Here’s how it works:   The… Read more »

Third annual Lace it Up for Learning 5K Run-Walk, Oct. 11

Media Contact: Judi Reilly, 913-469-3908, jreilly@jccc.edu   JCCC’s Lace Up for Learning 5K Run-Walk raises money for scholarships OVERLAND PARK, KAN. – The third annual Lace Up for Learning 5K Run-Walk will take place Sunday, Oct. 11, at Johnson County Community College. The event, open to everyone, raises money for JCCC student scholarships. In the… Read more »

JCCC to host Criminal Justice Day, Sept. 16

09/09/2015 Media Contact: Diane Carroll, 913-469-3425, dicarroll@jccc.edu   JCCC hosts Criminal Justice Day on Sept. 16   OVERLAND PARK, Kan. – Have you ever considered a career in criminal justice? Or would you like to learn what it would be like to be a police officer or an emergency responder or a crime lab technician?… Read more »

Digital Sandbox offers resources to entreprenuers; Sept. 17 event scheduled

Digital Sandbox event Thursday, Sept. 17 seeks to engage Olathe entrepreneurs Many cities are trying to attract startups. Now, with a unique partnership between the City of Olathe and the Digital Sandbox KC, residents and businesses in Olathe can apply for grants to help turn their ideas into business starts. The Digital Sandbox KC and… Read more »

Kelly Peetoom named VP of Olathe CVB

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE – Tuesday, Sept. 1 Contact: Jeff Bollig, Director of Communications Office (913) 764-1050, Cell (913) 449-1635, jbollig@olathe.org                     Brings wealth of experience in all aspects of convention, meetings & travel industry Kelly Peetoom selected Vice President of Olathe Convention and Visitors Bureau OLATHE, Kan. — Olathe Chamber of Commerce Chief Executive Officer… Read more »

New Dance Partners features original works at JCCC

08/31/2015 Media Contact: Diane Carroll, 913-469-3425, dicarroll@jccc.edu New Dance Partners features original works at JCCC   OVERLAND PARK, Kan. – If you think you need to travel afar to see top-notch dance performances, think again.   On Friday, Sept. 25, and again on Saturday, Sept. 26, three dance companies will perform original works composed by… Read more »

JCCC hosts visiting artists in upcoming weeks

08/26/2015 Media Contact: Diane Carroll, dicarroll@jccc.edu   Third Thursday · Visiting Artist Presentation   OVERLAND PARK, Kan. – The Nerman Museum of Contemporary Art at Johnson County Community College will host a visiting artist presentation on Thursday, Sept. 17, from 3:30 to 4:30 p.m. in the museum’s Hudson Auditorium, with guest architect Josh Shelton and… Read more »

Mize Houser recognized for growth

Contact: Kristin Wing Mize Houser & Company P.A. 913.451.1882 kwing@mizehouser.com www.mizehouser.com   Mize Houser & Company P.A. Continues To Climb Rankings in the INSIDE Public Accounting’s Top 200 Firms of 2015   (OVERLAND PARK, Kansas, September 20, 2015) – Mize Houser & Company P.A., a regional certified public accounting and information technology firm, with offices… Read more »

MNU sponsors Pioneer Prayer Walk

August 20, 2015 Contact:         Carol Best                   Public Relations Manager 913-971-3586 office; 913-575-6309 mobile cbest@mnu.edu   Public Invited to Pioneer Prayer Walk 2015 Aug. 27 OLATHE– MNU Associated Student Government invites members of the Olathe and surrounding community to join students, faculty and staff in Pioneer Prayer Walk, an evening of focused prayer. This annual… Read more »

KU Edwards to offer Big Data

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:                                FOR MORE INFORMATION: August 14, 2015                                                         Justine Hamilton Professional and Continuing Education (913) 897-8718 justine@ku.edu Please include the following information in your community calendar. WHAT?          Getting Big Data Symposium     WHEN?          August 25 & 26, 2015 8:30 am to 4:10 pm WHERE?       KU Edwards Campus, 12604 Quivira Rd., Overland Park, Kan. BEST… Read more »