Regional News

City Gives Update on KCI Progress

Today the City of Kansas City gave a quick update on the progress being made on the new KCI terminal.  Director of the Aviation Department Pat Klein along with the Edgemoor Infrastructure and Real Estate team spoke to the Aviation… more

Rob Dixon Joins Missouri Hyperloop Coalition

Today the Missouri Hyperloop Coalition announced the addition of State Director of Economic Development Rob Dixon to their group.  The Coalition is a public-private partnership looking to promote construction of a Hyperloop that would connect Kansas City, Columbia and St.… more

Kansas City’s Best in Thought Leadership

For much of its 44-year history, Ingram’s has opened its pages up to the most influential thought leaders in the regional business community, allowing them to directly address our readership with highly relevant, useful and actionable intelligence on vital business issues of the day. In… more

Guns in Schools Debate Hits Kansas Legislature Floor

In what one Representative called a 'heated and ugly' debate today, a committee of the whole in the Kansas House deemed HB2773 favorable for passage with no amendments.  HB 2773 is the Safe and Secure Schools Act.  The wording of… more Starts-Ups in KC Starting to Slow Down

If you're wanting to start your own business in Kansas City, you're in good company.  A study released this week by ranked Kansas City #23 on a list of 40 of the best cities for entrepreneurs and start-ups.  According… more

Top 25 in Kansas Brands

 What gives a company’s brand status as being the most visible in a market? Talk to marketing experts, and they’ll tell you: Superior product, superior service, superior follow-up. But those are just table stakes—it gets you in the game with… more

Estate Planning after The Tax Cuts and Jobs Act of 2017

If you have an estate plan already in place or are preparing one this year, are you aware of the impact The Tax Cuts and Jobs Act of 2017—the Act—will have on it? The law signed by President Trump on… more

Cigna buys St. Louis-based Express Scripts

3/8/2018 St. Louis-based Express Scripts, the largest company headquartered in Missouri, is being bought by health insurer Cigna in a cash and stock transaction worth a whopping $67 billion, the companies announced Thursday. Cigna issued a news release saying it… more

Shawnee Mission Health CEO Leaving

The president and CEO of Shawnee Mission Health and the Mid-America Region of Adventist Health System is leaving his position effective April 6th.  After 6 years in Kansas City, Ken Bacon is heading for a new position as the CEO… more

Wednesday Wrap-up

HIRE BASED ON A FACE? The Ladders:  Find out if your job candidate is honest, or bored Or go directly to the HireVue company site NRA FALLOUT Lockton already cut ties ABC News:  Today, Dick's Sporting Goods bucked the NRA TRUMP… more