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Freebirds World Burrito at Summit Fair celebrated their ribbon cutting ceremony with the Lee’s Summit Chamber May 20.
The following is a list of business updates for Lee’s Summit during April, 2013. Please note that this listing is based on location/zoning approval for the proposed new business or change to a business; and therefore, it is subject to change.
The Lee’s Summit Chamber hosted the second StartFEST at the University of Central Missouri Summit Center May 15. The event showcased nine entrepreneurs, who made pitches to more than 100 attendees. Here Joe Mullins, left, of KTS1 and UCM Workforce Development and Lee’s Summit Economic Development Council Vice President Teresa Evans, middle, talks with Cara Coy of Lead Bank prior to the presentations.
The last meal hadn’t even been served at Jerry’s Bait Shop before the new owners of the space begun work.
Michael Blau Agency provided barbecue lunch for the entire staff of Prairie View Elementary School for Teacher Appreciation Day. Michael Blau, a Farmers Insurance agent, presented Donna Mathews with a $500 check on May 7 for the 2013 Snowman Mix project at Prairie View Elementary School, which she leads each year. This fundraiser provides Christmas gifts for Lee’s Summit students in need and is an excellent learning tool for the third graders as they are introduced to basic economics. The students learn the value of compassion in a positive way that builds community spirit while having fun.
Keeping businesses in Lee’s Summit is a major focal point for the Lee’s Summit Economic Development Council and according to a presentation by the organization, business retention in the city is on the upswing compared to just a few years ago.
Cornerstone Mortgage, Inc., a privately-held St. Louis based mortgage-banking firm, announced they have opened a new 3,000 square-foot office located in Lee’s Summit,
Local entrepreneurs Julia Wilson and Gretchen Knust were recognized with the Studio Transformation Award from among 240 Fitness Together studio owners at the company’s recent national conference in St. Petersburg Beach, Fla.
The Lee's Summit Chamber of Commerce celebrated a ribbon cutting ceremony May 2 at MAACO of Lee's Summit, 505 N.W. Blue Parkway.
Slimming Solutions, 606 N.E. 291 Hwy, celebrated a ribbon cutting ceremony with Lee’s Sumit Chamber of Commerce members April 25.
Lee’s Summit business owner Michelle Brunell is being honored for outstanding business performance this week at the Home Instead Senior Care network’s annual convention.
Lochner announces the appointment of Robert (Bob) M. Orr, of Lee’s Summit, as an Associate Vice President and Market Development Manager.
The Lee’s Summit Chamber of Commerce’s Young Professionals group recently held court at Baker University’s Lee’s Summit campus. Anastasia Watson, left, of Baker University and Amy Stonum Roup of the Stonum Agency, who participated in role playing activities.
The Lee’s Summit Chamber of Commerce recently welcomed newest member Infusion Express, 3483 N.E. Ralph Powell Road, during a ribbon cutting ceremony.