When it comes to the restaurant business, Pat Phelan and Leap Hospitality do pretty much everything except cook the food. (more…)
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Phone Medic, with CEO Christine Ricci at the helm, is soaring to new heights as it meets explosive demand for technological connectivity. (more…)
Orange EV drives the market for heavy-duty electric vehicles.
Not far from the automotive hub surrounding the Ford Motor Co. Kansas City assembly plant in the Northland, a local company is building electric vehicles—and taking its industry by storm. (more…)
Lisa Stehno-Bittel apparently has a pretty good poker face.
During the first year of running Likarda, the biotech startup she co-founded, a new employee eyed the company’s president and offered a blunt assessment of the academic turned entrepreneur. (more…)
Last year, Lever1 was the fastest-growing private business in the Kansas City metropolitan area—in the entire state of Missouri, in fac (more…)
It feels a little like a party. The Christmas decorations are out, Motown classics play softly in the background, and Mary Carol Garrity looks right at home as she waves hello to guests. (more…)
Secure Medical Transport helps patients and their families meet one of their most pressing needs. (more…)
If there’s just one lesson you take away from Phil Lopez’s story, it’s this: Hard work works. (more…)
Bachelor’s degree in aerospace engineering from Georgia Tech. Master’s in economic and public financial policy from the London School of Economics and Political Science. More than a decade as the chief economist for the Kansas Department of Labor.
By any standard, Inayat Noormohmad is a very bright guy—one who has found his way into an industry with a very bright future.
Rosin Preservation fuels Kansas City’s future by documenting its architectural history. (more…)