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9th Annual Kansas City Restaurant Week shatters records

9th Annual Kansas City Restaurant Week shatters records

May 03, 2018
The totals are tallied, and 2018 Kansas City Restaurant Week (KCRW) presented by Sysco Kansas City was the most successful in the dining event’s nine-year history, raising $427,000 for three local nonprofit organizations: Kansas City Community Gardens,...
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Visit KC announces three changes to management team

Visit KC announces three changes to management team

April 13, 2018
KANSAS CITY, Mo.—Visit KC announced Friday three key changes to its management team including two leadership additions and an internal promotion. Ron Jackson will join the hospitality and tourism organization as its Chief People Partner, while Susan...
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Visit KC welcomes two new managers

Visit KC welcomes two new managers

February 21, 2018
KANSAS CITY, Mo.— Visit KC, Kansas City’s leading hospitality and tourism organization, is pleased to announce two new additions to its team. Kenzi Hoyle becomes Visit KC’s second partnership development manager while Derek Byrne assumes the role of...
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Visit KC names Interim President & CEO

Visit KC names Interim President & CEO

February 16, 2018
KANSAS CITY, Mo.—Visit KC announced today the appointment of Patrick Geschwind to the role of Interim President & CEO. Geschwind, owner and senior consultant at Patrick Geschwind & Associates, touts more than three decades of leadership experience,...
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Visit KC welcomes new board officers, directors

Visit KC welcomes new board officers, directors

January 23, 2018
Following a meeting of its Board of Directors today, Visit KC announced a new slate of executive officers, including a new chair for the hospitality and tourism organization. CiCi Rojas, President of Tico Productions and Tico Sports, ascends to the...
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Visit KC announces Visitors’ Choice Awards winners

Visit KC announces Visitors’ Choice Awards winners

January 16, 2018
Visit KC is pleased to announce winners of its Visitors’ Choice Awards, an annual program that honors area businesses, murals, fountains and more as traveler favorites, each selected exclusively by voters who live outside the...
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Visit KC launches second season of Kansas City Tap Tour

Visit KC launches second season of Kansas City Tap Tour

November 02, 2017
KANSAS CITY, Mo.—Following the success and momentum of the Kansas City Tap Tour, Visit KC announces the second season of the popular program, a self-guided brewery experience that rewards participants for sampling area craft beer. The updated KC Tap...
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