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Wednesday, October 25, 2017After Hrs Networking

Young Professionals After Hours: Aloft Leawood-Overland Park

Young Professionals After Hours: Aloft Leawood-Overland Park

Young Professionals, come and expand your professional relationships at the Leawood Chamber’s After Hours at Aloft Leawood-Overland Park. Want a good conversation starter? Arrive in a Halloween Costume (optional) to kick off the Halloween Season!

Prizes will be awarded for the best costumes!

Invite a friend!

Do you have a friend or co-worker looking to expand their professional network? All members and their guests are welcome.

If you are between the ages of 21 - 39 years old and wish to build your professional network and give back to the community, Leawood Young Professionals is the group for you!  

Registration deadline is October 24th by 5:00 pm, so make sure you RSVP today!

Cost: No charge for Chamber Members, $15 for non-members.

 

Click here to view a list of member businesses registered to attend this event.  

 

  

When:
Wednesday, October 25, 2017 5:00 PM thru 06:30 PM
Where:

Aloft Leawood-Overland Park

11620 Ash Street, Leawood, KS 66211 

 

For More Info:
Erin Earhart
913-498-1514 x2
erine@leawoodchamber.org

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Tuesday, November 07, 2017Morning Mingling

Morning Mingling: Saint Luke's South Hospital

Morning Mingling: Saint Luke's South Hospital

Create new partnerships with a nice cup of coffee at Saint Luke's South Hospital for the Leawood Chamber Morning Mingling Event! Have a friend? Bring them along as well!

If you have trouble registering for this event, please email us at Event Registration Assistance.

The registration deadline for this event is November 6th by 1:00 pm, so make your reservation today!  

 

Click here to view a list of member businesses registered to attend this event. 

  

When:
Tuesday, November 07, 2017 8:00 AM thru 09:30 AM
Where:
Saint Luke's South Hospital
12300 Metcalf Ave.
Overland Park, KS 66213
For More Info:
Erin Earhart
913-498-1514 x2
erine@leawoodchamber.org

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Tuesday, November 14, 2017Membership Meeting

Get a Head Start on Goal Setting for 2018 - Chamber Luncheon

Get a Head Start on Goal Setting for 2018 - Chamber Luncheon

Are you wanting to get a head start with setting goals for 2018? Then you won’t want to miss this opportunity to gather tips from Cynthia Kyriazis on how to stay on track with the Time Management GPS – Goals, Priorities, and Schedule. 

Cynthia Kyriazis is an organizing and time management strategist with a 20 year track record serving entrepreneurial businesses, government, nonprofit agencies and Fortune 500 companies.

Let’s start the New Year off right!

 

Cynthia is also the author of the Amazon Best Seller book: Get Organized. Get Focused. Get Moving. She has been featured on Forbes.com, Wall Street Journal online, Kansas City Star, Philadelphia Inquirer and many regional publications, radio and television shows. Cynthia was also named one of the ’28 best online productivity experts’ by New York Times best-selling author Hank Reardon in his boom, Time Management 2.0.

 

This luncheon is sponsored by Shawnee Mission Health.

 

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There is a $31 charge for members to attend this event. $41 charge for non-members. (Prices include lunch). 

Registration deadline is November 13th by 10:00am or when attendance has reached max capacity. 

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Click here to view a list of member businesses who have registered to attend this event.  

 

  

When:
Tuesday, November 14, 2017 11:15 AM thru 01:00 PM
Where:
Sheraton Overland Park Hotel at the Convention Center
6100 College Blvd.
Overland Park, KS 66211
For More Info:
Erin Earhart
913-498-1514 x2
erine@leawoodchamber.org

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Wednesday, November 29, 2017After Hrs Networking

After Hours Networking: Rock & Brews

After Hours Networking: Rock & Brews

Rock out and create new partnerships while enjoying great food and drinks at Rock & Brews! 

Leawood Chamber members, their guests, and 'future' Chamber members are invited to join us for some great Leawood Chamber networking.Use the link below to register today! If you have trouble registering for this event, please email us at Event Registration Assistance.

Registration deadline is November 28th by 5:00 pm, or when registration has reached max capacity. 

Click here to view a list of member representatives registered to attend this event.  

  

When:
Wednesday, November 29, 2017 5:00 PM thru 06:30 PM
Where:
Rock & Brews
5701 W. 135th St.
Overland Park, KS 66223
For More Info:
Erin Earhart
913-498-1514 x2
erine@leawoodchamber.org

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Thursday, November 30, 2017Education Program

YP Lunch & Learn - Get Inspired by Your Business Plan!

YP Lunch & Learn - Get Inspired by Your Business Plan!

Looking to stay inspired and expand your knowledge on your business plan? Then you won’t want to miss this opportunity to hear the humorous duo, Jack Harwell and John Addessi, both consultants in the Kansas Small Business Development Center at Johnson County Community College, speak on how to incorporate not only your career, but your daily life into a business plan!

About Jack Harwell:

 

As a consultant for the Kansas Small Development Center at Johnson County Community College, Jack leverages his over 30 years of experience in manufacturing, distribution, logistics, and all things supply chain to assist our clients. Jack spent 10 years with RadioShack in a unique role that involved him in marketing, store operations, product management, and other retail business processes that rounded out his strong supply chain background. Jack has a B.S. in Mathematics and an MBA at the University of Texas at Dallas, as well as CPIM and CSCP certifications with APICS (which he is certified to teach).

 

About John Addessi:

John Addessi is a Business Advisor, adjunct instructor and Certified Global Business Professional with the Kansas Small Development Center at Johnson County Community College. John teaches seminars and consults on topics such as financing, business plans, marketing, international trade, e-commerce and more. Prior to joining the JCCC KSBDC, John was a consultant with Washburn University’s Kansas SBDC. John spent 15 years in management in the public and private sectors. He supervised the Language Learning Center at the University of Rhode Island and was sales manager for central Kansas with CellularONE. He received his bachelor’s degree in Russian and his MBA in general management from the University of Rhode Island.

The Young Professionals Lunch & Learn is Sponsored by:

 

Event Timeline:

11:30am - 11:50am: Mingle with fellow event attendees. This is a great opportunity to connect with other young professionals in the community. Don't forget your business cards.

11:50am: Choose your lunch preference and grab a seat - perhaps with a new friend!

12:00pm: Presentation

There is an $18.50 charge for members to attend. $25 charge for non-members to attend. Prices include lunch.

Since available seats for this event are limited, please make plans to attend for the entire time. If you are not able to attend for the duration of the event, we ask that you notify us at least 2 business days in advance so we can make your spot available to another member of our Leawood Young Professionals group.

By registering online, you agree to the Chamber's refund policy as noted at http://leawoodchamber.org/refund-policy/. The reservation deadline for this event is November 29th by 10:00am.

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Click here to view a list of members who have registered to attend this event.  


When:
Thursday, November 30, 2017 11:30 AM thru 01:00 PM
Where:

Johnson County Community College

The Cube in the Regnier Center, 2nd Floor 

12345 College Blvd.

Overland Park, KS 66210

For More Info:
Erin Earhart
913-498-1514 x2
erine@leawoodchamber.org

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Friday, December 01, 2017Member Orientation

Member Connections Workshop

Member Connections Workshop

If you are a new representative for an existing Chamber Member or are a representative for a brand new Member, we welcome you to join us for our informative Member Connections Workshop. PLEASE PLAN TO ARRIVE BY 8:20, SO WE CAN BEGIN PROMPTLY AT 8:30 AM.This is your chance to meet the staff, representatives from the Board, representatives from the Ambassador Committee, and fellow Chamber members. Learn the ways to maximize the value of your membership, and make immediate connections. Enjoy complimentary breakfast, coffee, and conversation! Please bring your business cards and be prepared to introduce yourself! So we may provide this service to all of our new members, we ask you only attend once. 

To register for this event, please contactEmily Ebert at 913-498-1514 x1 or EmilyE@leawoodchamber.org. Space is limited, so call today!


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When:
Friday, December 01, 2017 8:30 AM thru 10:00 AM
Where:
Country Club Bank
2nd floor conference room
13451 Briar
Leawood, KS 66209
For More Info:
Emily Ebert
913-498-1514 x1
emilye@leawoodchamber.org

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Tuesday, December 05, 2017Morning Mingling

Morning Mingling: AesthetiCare Medical Spa

Morning Mingling: AesthetiCare Medical Spa

Join us for coffee, breakfast and new connections. Leawood Chamber members, their guests, and 'future' Chamber members are invited to join us for some great Leawood Chamber networking. Use the link below to register today! If you have trouble registering for this event, please email us at Event Registration Assistance.

The registration deadline for this event is December 4th by 1:00 pm, so make your reservation today!  

 

Click here to view a list of member representatives registered to attend this event. 

 

When:
Tuesday, December 05, 2017 8:00 AM thru 09:30 AM
Where:
AesthetiCare Medical Spa
11100 Ash, Ste 210
Leawood, KS 66211
Registration:
Reservations are requested as a courtesy to our host business.

The registration deadline for this event is December 4th by 1:00 pm.

Register

For More Info:
Erin Earhart
913-498-1514 x2
erine@leawoodchamber.org

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Tuesday, December 12, 2017Special Events

2017 Annual Meeting

2017 Annual Meeting

Building a Venture Capital Backed Startup in America's Heartland

 

 

This is one that you won't want to miss! Our keynote speaker is Chris Costello, CEO & Co-Founder of blooom.

blooom (yes, we left off the capital "b" and put in the extra "o" on purpose) is one of the nation's fastest growing robo-advisors and just passed 1 billion dollars in assets under management. Chris and his company are often in the news, and are based right here in Leawood in Park Place.

"... Leawood-based financial tech firm has reached $1 billion in assets under management, becoming the fastest, independent robo advisor to pass that threshold" ... Startland News 

"Leawood startup's co-founder makes Upstart 100"... Kansas City Business Journal

We are celebrating a great year and will look forward to the things in store for 2018. We'll also recognize our 2017 Hall of Fame Award recipients, and acknowledge some of our friends and community partners who have volunteered their time to help the Leawood Chamber deliver "Business Personalized" to our over 500 member businesses. 

About Chris Costello:

Chris Costello is the CEO and Co-Founder of Leawood-based blooom. 

At blooom, Chris leads the company in building innovative financial services to reach a brand new audience of under-served Americans. 

Blooom has been named one of the world's most innovative companies by Fast Company, and Chris was selected as "Ten to Watch in 2016" by WealthManagement. 

Tickets are $60 for members, and $70 for non-members. By registering online, you agree to the chamber's refund policy as noted at http://leawoodchamber.org/refund-policy. The reservation deadline for individual tickets is Thursday, December 6th by 12:00 pm. 

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Event Hosts: Burns & McDonnell . Country Club Bank . CrossFirst Bank . Menorah Medical Center . Shawnee Mission Health . Town Center Plaza

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Event Patrons: American Century Investments . Bank of Blue Valley . CBIZ MHM LLC . Commerce Bank . DEMDACO . Discover Vision Centers . KCP&L

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Event Associates: AMC Theatres. JE Dunn Construction . Johnson County Community College . Mercedes-Benz of Kansas City . Meridian Business Services . Mutual of Omaha Bank . Saint Luke's Health System . Security Bank of Kansas City . Saint Joseph Medical Center . Tutera Senior Living & Healthcare . UMB Bank 

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Table Hosts: Blooom

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Click here to view a list of members who have registered to attend this event.


When:
Tuesday, December 12, 2017 11:15 AM thru 01:15 PM
Where:
Overland Park Convention Center
6000 College Blvd.
Overland Park, KS 66211
For More Info:
Erin Earhart
913-498-1514 x2
erine@leawoodchamber.org

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Wednesday, January 03, 2018Membership Meeting

2018 Leawood Legislative Luncheon

2018 Leawood Legislative Luncheon

Join us for lunch and conversation with Leawood's State Senators and Representatives before they head to Topeka for the 2018 legislative session. The Chamber will present our delegation with our 2018 Legislative Priorities, and then each elected official will give a short presentation on what they feel will be the hot issues in Topeka this session. 

Presenting Legislators are as follows:

Barbara Bollier - Kansas Senate - District 7

Stephanie Clayton - Kansas Representative - District 19

Jan Kessinger - Kansas Representative - District 20 

Joy Koesten - Kansas Representative - District 28

Jerry Stogsdill - Kansas Representative - District 21

Sean Tarwater - Kansas Representative - District 27 

 

Presenting Sponsor: Saint Luke's Health System


When:
Wednesday, January 03, 2018 12:00 PM thru 01:30 PM
Where:
Marriott Kansas City Overland Park
Quail Creek Ballroom I, II, III, IV
10800 Metcalf Ave.
Overland Park, KS 66210
Registration:
Seating is Limited so Advanced Registration is Required.

Register

For More Info:
Chamber Office
(913) 498-1514
chamber@leawoodchamber.org

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Wednesday, January 10, 2018After Hrs Networking

After Hours Networking: Firebirds Wood Fired Grill

After Hours Networking: Firebirds Wood Fired Grill

Join us for great food, drinks, and new connections!

Leawood Chamber members, their guests, and 'future' Chamber members are invited to join us for some great Leawood Chamber networking.Use the link below to register today! If you have trouble registering for this event, please email us at Event Registration Assistance.

Registration deadline is January 9th by 5:00 pm, or when registration has reached max capacity. 

Click here to view a list of member businesses registered to attend this event.  

  

When:
Wednesday, January 10, 2018 4:30 PM thru 06:00 PM
Where:
Firebirds Wood Fired Grill
6601 W 135th St.
Overland Park, KS 66223
Registration:
Reservations are requested as a courtesy to our host business. Registration deadline is January 9th by 5:00 pm.

R.S.V.P.

For More Info:
Deanna Glazebrook
913-498-1514 x0
deannag@leawoodchamber.org

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Thursday, January 18, 2018Morning Mingling

Morning Mingling: Shawnee Mission Health

Morning Mingling: Shawnee Mission Health

Join us for coffee, breakfast and new connections. Leawood Chamber members, their guests, and 'future' Chamber members are invited to join us for some great Leawood Chamber networking. Use the link below to register today! If you have trouble registering for this event, please email us at Event Registration Assistance.

The registration deadline for this event is January 17th by 1:00 pm, so make your reservation today!  

 

Click here to view a list of member businesses registered to attend this event. 

  

When:
Thursday, January 18, 2018 8:00 AM thru 09:30 AM
Where:
Shawnee Mission Health
7820 W 165th Street
Overland Park, KS 66223
Registration:
Reservations are requested as a courtesy to our host business.

The registration deadline for this event is January 17th by 1:00 pm.

Register

For More Info:
Deanna Glazebrook
913-498-1514 x0
deannag@leawoodchamber.org

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Wednesday, May 02, 2018Special Events

Leawood Chamber At The Tee - Golf Outing

Leawood Chamber At The Tee - Golf Outing

The Leawood Chamber At The Tee Golf Outing is back! 

Teams of 4 will travel around a nine-hole course, being welcomed by all our fabulous sponsors, and will get to play course games like straightest drive, closest shot, and more.

Golfer registration is from 1:00-1:30PM. 2:00PM shotgun start.


When:
Wednesday, May 02, 2018 2:00 PM thru 05:00 PM
Where:
IRONHORSE Golf Club
15400 Mission Rd.
Leawood, KS 66224
For More Info:
Erin Earhart
913-498-1514 ext. 2
erine@leawoodchamber.org

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Saturday, September 15, 2018Special Events

A Taste of Leawood

A Taste of Leawood

Satisfy your cravings with food samples from local restaurants, beer, wine, & more at Leawood's tastiest event - A Taste of Leawood Saturday, September 16, 2017 at Town Center Plaza.

 

For questions, please call 913-498-1514.

 

  

When:
Saturday, September 15, 2018 7:00 PM thru 10:30 PM
Where:
Town Center Plaza - North Side
5000 W 119th Street
Leawood, Kansas 66209
Need Assistance::
Erin Earhart
913-498-1514 x2
erine@leawoodchamber.org

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