WaterFire Kansas City on Brush Creek

Late last month we attended the 5th annual WaterFire Kansas City are instillation on Brush Creek on the Country Club Plaza.  WaterFire Kansas City is a unique public art installation that uses the powerful combination of water, fire and music to build community and bring people together. So, starting…

Junior League of KC at Skyline Salon

A few weeks ago we had our Junior League of KC event at Skyline Salon.   Ladies of Junior League enjoyed appetizers from Blanc Burgers and wine from Cellar Rat.  They also were given a class on holiday hair, tips on make-up and fashion from the hair and make-up…

Grünauer’s 2nd Annual Oktoberfest

 Live music, traditional food, and beer! This past weekend was Grunauer’s 2nd Annual Oktoberfest.  This year the event was sponsored by Baron BMW, Hofbrau, Stiegl, and Ink Magazine.  The event was kicked off with a tradition keg tapping and the newly renovated biergarten was tented and operated as the food hub,…

Dead Poultry Society at the American Royal BBQ

As most of you may already know, this past Friday was the American Royal BBQ, and of course the place to be was at the Dead Poultry Society party benefiting Young Variety – the children’s charity. There was a buffet of amazing barbeque and other foods provided by Will…

Fashion’s Night Out After Party at Blanc

This September was Kansas City’s first ever Fashion’s Night Out.  We were excited to see FNO make its way to Kansas City so we decided to celebrate by throwing an after party at Blanc Burgers + Bottles on the Country Club Plaza.  Everyone was dressed to the nines and…

Mad About Style

Beginning late this August, Banana Republic launched a line of women’s and men’s clothing inspired by the popular television series Mad Men.  In celebration of this 1960’s Mad Men inspired clothing line, we held a launch party at the Banana Republic on the Country Club Plaza.   All tickets sales…

Alliance Project Launch

As of July 4, 2011 Alterra Bank has launched their first annual Alliance Project. This initiative provides the opportunity for one young company in the Kansas City area to win: -$10,000 in an Alterra Bank checking account -Complimentary office space from Bizperc -A scholarship to the Fastrac GrowthVenture program…

Skyline.EDU is underway!

Skyline Salon in downtown KC recently held their first Skyline.EDU class that consisted of an Intro to Blowout session for those who wanted to learn how to blow out their hair. The class was instructed by Skyline Salon’s own Creative Director, Arlen Wickstrum and Senior Stylist Josh Crumley. The…

Alterra Bank Alliance Project

Alterra Bank will be celebrating the 4th of July by launching their Alliance Project which will redefine independence for one Kansas City start up company. Sign up at the link below to stay up to date with the project. http://www.alterrabank.com/alliance/ -WGPR

Sporting KC – "the talk of the town!"

Sporting Kansas City has certainly been the “talk of the town” as they present their brand new stadium at Livestrong Sporting Park tonight for the home opener! Teal Bunbury, the said to be “next great American soccer star,” was featured on the cover of Ink Magazine yesterday. To promote…