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October 6, 2016

Community Assessment and Regional Scorecards Information Released

For the Topeka/Shawnee County Holistic Economic Development Strategy website, go to Today the Topeka-Shawnee County Holistic Economic Development Strategy Steering Committee released the Community Assessment and Regional Scorecards results from a community survey and data study of regional peers undertaken with Market Street. Tri-chairs for the steering committee are Mayor Larry Wolgast, Shawnee County Commission […]

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Howey Receives Designation of Certified Economic Developer from IEDC

Molly Howey, director of business development, for GO Topeka, recently earned the International Economic Development Council’s designation of certified economic developer, a national recognition that denotes a mastery of skills in economic development, professional attainment and a commitment to personal and professional growth. Matt Pivarnik, president and chief executive officer of GO Topeka and the […]

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June 30, 2016

Alorica Announces Philanthropic Alliance with Topeka Veterans as Company Continues Selection Process to Meet Expansion Goals

Alorica, a leading global provider of customer engagement services online, on mobile, on the phone and on social media, announced today that it is partnering with Military Veterans Project, a Topeka-based nonprofit dedicated to preventing suicides among military veterans and supporting medical research into Post Traumatic Stress Disorder and other issues affecting veterans. The company’s […]

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June 29, 2016

Smathers to Leave GO Topeka in October

MEDIA RELEASE – June ­­­28, 2016       Contact: Kim Gronniger, Chamber, 785.234.2644 Smathers to Leave GO Topeka in October  Scott Smathers, vice president of economic development for GO Topeka, announced today that he will be leaving the organization early in October. Smathers, who has worked for GO Topeka for nearly three years, said, […]

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May 25, 2016

Call for Nominations for the Annual Women of Influence Awards

MEDIA RELEASE  For Immediate Release                                Monday, May 23, 2016                     Contacts: GO Topeka Glenda Washington, vice president entrepreneurial and minority business development, 785.234.2644 Call for Nominations for the Annual Women of Influence Awards TOPEKA, Kan., May 23, 2016: The Women’s Initiative Committee will be hosting the Third Annual Women of Influence Awards on Wednesday, August 24th, […]

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