Author Archive :

Greater Kansas City Chamber of Commerce – Annual Dinner

Carol Hallquist and Michael Hagedorn served as co-chairmen of The Greater Kansas City Chamber of Commerce’s Annual Dinner on November 19th at the Kansas City Convention Center. Nearly 2,000 guests attended the “Proud to be KC” themed-event. Greg Graves received the Kansas Citian of the Year Award, and Incoming Chairman Terry Bassham, Outgoing Chairman Terry Dunn and Jim Heeter, Greater Kansas City Chamber of Commerce; were also honored.

read more


Congratulations, Mr. & Mrs. Simpson!

Jeri Lynne Skomal and Connor MacArthur Simpson were married on March 15th at The Secret Window Art Gallery in Denver, Colorado. The bride is the daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Scott Skomal of Denver. She is the granddaughter of Mr. and Mrs. Fred Robertson of Naples, Florida. Her groom is the son of Debra Ball Simpson of Mission Hills and Mr. and Mrs. David L. Simpson of Mission Hills. He is the grandson of the late Mr. and Mrs. Fred Ball and the late Mr. and Mrs. William Simpson.

read more


Kansas City Chiefs – Chiefs Style Lounge

The Kansas City Chiefs’ Chiefs Style Lounge event was held on November 12th at The Gallery. The fourth annual event was geared toward female fans and featured two fashion shows with Chiefs cheerleaders, ambassadors and dancing star Elijah, modeling Chiefs apparel and boutique clothes. Proceeds support City Year, a national education organization serving high-need schools.

read more