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What's all the BUZZ in KC?

January 10, 2018
8:00 AM to 11:00 AM
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InterContinental Kansas City at the Plaza
401 Ward Parkway
Kansas City, MO 64112

What’s all the BUZZ in KC??  Is it the new airport that will be built? Is the hotel boom in downtown? What about the streetcar expansion?

Come hear from the Greater Kansas City Chamber of Commerce, Kansas City Aviation and other local experts! It’s all about you Kansas City!


Agenda Schedule:

8:00 am   -   8:45 am       Networking and Breakfast

8:45 am   -   9:00 am       GBTA KC Chapter Updates

9:00 am   -   9:20 am       Chris Migneron - VP at HNTB; Greater KC Chamber of Commerce

9:20 am   -   9:45 am       David Long - Kansas City Aviation

9:45 am   -   10:10 am     Rhonda Dolan - Centurion Representative

10:10 am -   10:30 am      Q&A and Wrap-Up



Chris Migneron is a Vice President with HNTB and leads the Kansas City Architecture practice. Prior to joining HNTB, Migneron had his own Design-Build firm focusing on commercial tenant finish and custom residential projects in the Kansas City area.  He has 19 years of architectural experience with an emphasis on aviation, sports, transit, and civic projects.

Recently completed projects include Levi’s Stadium, Denver International Airport South Terminal Project (Hotel and Rail), and Wichita’s Dwight D. Eisenhower Airport. While current national projects like the new $1.8B South Terminal at the Orlando International Airport and the new Raiders Stadium in Las Vegas keep him traveling, he’s most excited about the array of local KC projects he’s been involved with including, the National Security Campus, and now the KCI New Terminal Project.

Chris serves on the Board of the Greater Kansas City Chamber of Commerce, is a native of Kansas City, and a graduate of Syracuse University. 



David Graham Long, AAE is the Deputy Director of Aviation – Properties and Commercial Development for the Kansas City Aviation Department, which manages both Kansas City International Airport and Charles B. Wheeler Downtown Airport.   Combined these facilities encompass over 11,500 acres, with over 5.5 million square feet under roof. 

David’s responsibilities include the development and improvement of all airport revenue bases which make up approximately $130M in annual operating revenue.  David actively recruits/evaluates new revenue sources; oversees, maintains, monitors and coordinates leases, contracts/license agreements; meets customer needs through optimal space utilization; and acquires real estate complimentary to airport operations. 

David holds a Master’s degree in Business, is an Accredited Member of the American Association of Airport Executives and is a licensed pilot.  


Rhonda Dolan - Director, Business Engagement at Truman Medical Centers/Centurion

An enterprise executive helping companies in a variety of industry expand capacity, increase revenue and achieve heightened levels of efficiency. Expert connector - achieving results for companies and individuals through facilitating connections of mutual value. Over 25 years of experience in business development, sales, management, project management, operational streamlining, training and public speaking.


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