Winner of the Alliance Project Entrepreneurial Contest to be announced At The Kansas City Public Library

All Kansas City Public Library locations will close at 5 p.m. on Wednesday, November 26, and will remain closed all day Thursday, November 27, for Thanksgiving.

For Immediate Release:
November 14, 2011
Contact: Lorenzo Butler
816.701.3669
Winner of the Alliance Project Entrepreneurial Contest to be announced At The Kansas City Public Library

Ten finalists in the Alliance Project contest - which will provide one KC-area entrepreneurial start-up with $10,000 cash and a host of business and professional services - deliver their "elevator speech" to a public audience and a panel of judges comprised of Kansas City business leaders, who will then announce the winner immediately afterward.

The announcement takes place on Monday, November 14, 2011, at 8 a.m. at the Plaza Branch, 4801 Main St.

Created by Alterra Bank, the Alliance Project is sponsored and supported by bizperc, CBIZ, Kazoo Marketing, The Roasterie, Social Media Club of Kansas City, Stinson Morrison Hecker LLP, Whiskey Design and Will Gregory Public Relations.

A 7:30 a.m. reception precedes the event. Admission to the event is free. RSVP online or call 816.701.3407.

Major funding for programs at the Kansas City Public Library is provided by a generous grant from the Ewing Marion Kauffman Foundation.