The Clay County Economic Development Council is accepting nominations for the 2022 Keystone Recognition Awards. The nomination deadline is Friday, Nov. 18. The awards will be presented at the EDC’s Keystone Awards Luncheon at Harrah’s North Kansas City on Wednesday, Dec. 15.
Each year, the Keystone Awards are presented by the EDC to recognize businesses that have made a significant contribution to Clay County’s economy. These awards recognize not only companies new to our area, but existing firms that have increased their commitment to Clay County through job creation, capital improvements, expansions, new equipment and/or technology.
Winning nominations should meet at least two of the following criteria:
• Significant capital investment; new/refurbished building, equipment, technologies, etc.
• Employment increase.
• Improvements to neighborhoods, business districts, housing, amenities and/or capital improvements.
• Use of services provided by the CCEDC.
Past honorees include projects ranging from large corporations to small businesses and significant public projects. Nominated projects must be substantially completed in 2022 and located in Clay County.
For more information, call the Development Council offices, (816) 468-4989 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org.