Kansas City

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Kansas City, Missouri

Kansas City is one of the nation’s largest emerging technology hubs, ranked one of the top cities in the country for entrepreneurship and technology for the past 5 years. Fueling its growth is its ideal, central location: almost any city in America can be reached in 4 hours or less via airplane. A great amount of infrastructure is being put in place to help the city grow into a major hub, including The Missouri Partnership, The Economic Development Corporation of Kansas City, and The Kansas City Area Development Council.

Government & NGO ServicesGrants / FundingLaunchKC
ProgramKansas City Small Business Association
ScaleUP! Kansas City
Kansas City SCORE
Missouri Secretary of State
Chamber / City OrganizationsAsian American Chamber of Commerce
Brookside Business Association
Clay County Economic Development Council
Economic Development Corporation of Kansas City, MO
Greater Kansas City Chamber of Commerce
Hispanic Chamber of Commerce of Greater Kansas City
Kansas City Women's Chamber of Commerce
Kansas City Startup Foundation
KC Tech Council
KCK Chamber of Commerce
Mid-America Gay and Lesbian Chamber of Commerce
Northeast Kansas City Chamber of Commerce
Co-Working SpacesCowork Waldo
KC Coworking Alliance
KC SmartPort
Kessler Building
Regus Kansas City
WeWork Kansas City
Central Exchange
KC IABC (International Association of Business Communicators)
Kansas City TechWeek
Kansas City Tech Summit
Kansas City IT Symposium
1 Million Cups Kansas City
UniversitiesTop UniversitiesColumbia College (Missouri)
Kansas State University
University of Missouri - Kansas City
Startup ProgramsEntrepreneurial Legal Services Clinic at UMKC
Bloch Venture Hub
FabLab MCC- Business & Technology
Accelerator / IncubatorsBetaBlox
Digital Sandbox KC
Pipeline Entrepreneurs
The Lean Lab
Sprint Accelerator
Innovation HubsFrontier Financial Partners
Kansas City Startup Village
Kansas City Women in Technology
Startup Service ProvidersMidwest Small Business Finance
Missouri Enterprise - Kansas City
Missouri Technology Corporation
Think Big Partners
World Trade Center Kansas City
News OrganizationsKansas City Business Journal
KC Startup 411 Podcast
KCTech Reddit
Startland News
Tech.co Kansas City
The Kansas City Star
FundingVenture CapitalC3 Capital
EDC Loan Corporation of Kansas City
Firebrand Ventures
Five Elms Capital
Flyover Capital
Great Range Capital
KCRise Fund
Konza Valley Capital Inc.
Open Prairie
OpenAir Equity Partners
TGP Investments
Angel InvestmentAngel Capital Group
Mid America Angels
Northland Angel Investor Network
Women's Capital Connection
Convention & Vistors BureauKansas City Convention and Visitors Bureau
Visitors Center
Largest EmployersCerner Corporation
Children's Mercy Hospitals & Clinics
Ford Motor Company
Fort Leavenworth
Hallmark Cards, Inc.
HCA Midwest Health System
Saint Luke's Hospital of Kansas City
Sprint Corp.
State of Kansas
State of Missouri
University of Kansas
University of Kansas Hospital
Whiteman Air Force Base



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