2020 Program 

Date: November 18 | Time: 12 - 1 p.m. | Register

Choosing KC Heartland is choosing more than you expect. Celebrate our KC region and the choices we all make each day that shape our lives and our community. 

Get an update on how KCADC helps businesses and people choose KC, and hear from business leaders from across the region on key choices they are making personally and professionally. You won’t want to miss this one-hour, fast-moving digital broadcast.

Program Host | Shawn Edwards:

An award-winning journalist and film critic for Fox 4 News, Shawn Edwards has won numerous national awards, including Best TV Film Critic twice by the LA Press Club's National Entertainment Journalism Awards. Read more.


KCADC Annual Meeting Chair
Brett Gordon

Chairman of the Board
McCownGordon Construction

KCADC Board Co-Chair
Lisa Ginter

CommunityAmerica Credit Union

KCADC Board Outgoing Co-Chair
Dave Hall

Executive Vice Chairman
Hallmark Cards, Inc.

KCADC Board Incoming Co-Chair
Brian Roberts

Chief Diversity Officer & Director of Operations
Lockton Companies

With Highlights From:

t-mobile_logoDow Draper, executive vice president of emerging products at T-Mobile and Tracey Osborne Oltjen, CEO of the Overland Park Chamber will discuss T-Mobile’s choice to grow in KC and its plans to disrupt the telecom industry with new tech developments.

KCPL logoTerry Bassham, CEO, and Chuck Caisley, chief customer officer at Evergy will offer insight on the company’s recent landmark strategy, a choice to keep the company headquartered in this region and strengthen and transform the business. 




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