Spotlight on Clyde McQueen, EDC Board Member

In News by EDCKC Staff

Clyde R. McQueen serves as President and Chief Executive Officer of the Midwest region’s premier job training and placement enterprise, the Full Employment Council (FEC) – Missouri Career Center.  Since …

Congratulations to the 2012 Cornerstone Finalists!

In Events, News by EDCKC Staff

The Cornerstone Awards were established by the EDC to recognize companies and organizations that contribute to the growth of Kansas City’s economy.  New construction projects, capital investments and jobs created …

KC Start-Up Crawl Wrap-Up

In Entrepreneurs, Events by EDCKC Staff

On Friday, February 8th, Kansas City hosted a premier event called KC Startup Crawl.  The Startup Crawl was a local experiment focused on what can happen when entrepreneurial initiatives are showcased …

Welcome to the Digital Sandbox!

In Entrepreneurs, News, Technology by EDCKC Staff

The Digital Sandbox effort was launched Friday afternoon at a gathering of civic and business leaders in Union Station’s new big-screen digital theater. Digital Sandbox KC broadly seeks new innovation …

Spotlight on Bridgette Williams, Chair of the Board

In News by EDCKC Staff

Bridgette Williams serves as Deputy Director of the Heavy Constructors Association of Greater Kansas City, a highway-heavy utility chapter of the Associated General Contractors of America (AGC) and the American Road and …