Partners

Local Partners

Economic Development Corporation of Kansas City
Partner in business recruitment/retention and Kansas City, MO incentives
The Economic Development Corporation (EDC) of Kansas City, Missouri, is a non-profit agency created to manage the efforts of six statutory redevelopment agencies, and to serve as Kansas City, Missouri’s link to business and the economic development community. The EDC and its agencies work cooperatively to project a local identity and ensure a competitive, vibrant and self-sustaining economy.

Visit their website   www.edckc.com

Kansas City Area Development Council
Partner in marketing and business recruitment
The Kansas City Area Development Council (KCADC) is a private, non-profit organization charged with representing the economic interests of the entire two-state, 18-county Greater Kansas City region of 2.5 million. KCADC was named the No. 1 Regional Economic Development Group in the nation by its clients in 2014.

Visit their website   www.thinkkc.com

Kansas City Power & Light (KCP&L)
Partner in marketing, business recruitment and Kansas City, MO incentives
Founded in 1882, KCP&L has grown into a trusted energy provider and resource. As an investor-owned, regulated electric utility, KCP&L serves more than 800,000 customers in 47 northwest Missouri and eastern Kansas counties. With a service area of about 18,000 square miles, it takes more than 3,000 miles of transmission lines, 24,000 miles of distribution lines and more than 400 substations to deliver power to its customers.

Visit their website   www.kcpl.com

Northland Regional Chamber
Partner in regional strategies
The Chamber is a voluntary, member-supported organization of business, industrial and professional people who are dedicated to developing, promoting and maintaining a sound and healthy economic climate for the Northland. Geographically, the organization serves Clay and Platte Counties in the metropolitan Kansas City area. The Northland represents nearly 300,000 Missourians, 51% of Kansas City’s land mass and nearly 30% of Kansas City’s population. The Northland Regional Chamber is one of the largest Chamber organizations in the region with a membership of over 700 businesses and 1200 representatives.

Visit their website   www.northlandchamber.com

Parkville Economic Development Council
Partner in business recruitment/retention
The Parkville Economic Development Council’s mission is to help maintain and enhance the valued quality of life of Parkville by encouraging and coordinating responsible economic activity and community improvement. Known for its incredible education and business base, Parkville is one of Kansas City’s most coveted communities. The Parkville EDC understands the needs of businesses and developers and how the city can help meet those needs.

Visit their website   www.parkvilleedc.com

Riverside Community Development
Partner in business recruitment/retention
Riverside’s central location, excellent access to transportation networks, commitment to quality development, pro-business stance and dedication to top notch public infrastructure and services has established it as the premier place for business. Progress is all around, and it’s especially visible in our local businesses. The community is bursting with vision and partnership, and a commitment to make Riverside an even better place to live and work.

Visit their website   www.riversidemo.com/development


State Partners

Missouri Partnership
Partner in marketing, business recruitment and Missouri incentives
Since 2007, the Missouri Partnership has worked with state, regional and local economic development organizations to bring new business to the state of Missouri. The Partnership is a non-profit corporation supported by the Missouri Department of Economic Development and the Hawthorn Foundation, a nonprofit, nonpartisan, business-led organization that supports Missouri’s economic development efforts. The Missouri Partnership markets Missouri’s business advantages to companies from around the world. The Missouri Partnership team works with consultants and companies at any stage of a project.

Visit their website   www.missouripartnership.com

Missouri Department of Economic Development (DED)
The Missouri Department of Economic Development works each day to leverage its competitive advantages and deliver strong economic growth for Missouri. Whether you want to start or grow your business, are looking for career assistance, or community development resources, the Missouri Department of Economic Development is here to help you every step of the way.

Visit their website   www.ded.mo.gov