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Celebrating Missouri’s Fastest Growing Companies

Each year, the Missouri Chamber of Commerce and Industry selects the state’s fastest growing companies to receive the Fast Track Award. Click below to learn more about each Fast Track Award winner and their unique recipes for growth. Bluebird Network Do Outdoors—Lew’s Fishing Equifax Workforce Solutions IMKO Martin Mechanical Moneta Group Phoenix Home Care Saint Luke’s East Hospital    

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The newly-elected majority leader continues to advocate for Missouri businesses

In the Missouri General Assembly, Sen. Mike Kehoe stands out for his support of the state’s business community. Kehoe’s career as a business leader helps him understand the issues companies in our state are facing. For 20 years, Kehoe owned and operated Ford and Lincoln-Mercury franchises in Missouri. He served on the Ford Motor Company’s National Dealer Council and placed

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Legislative Freshmen of the Year

Representative Dan Shaul Few first-year lawmakers can claim the level of success achieved by Representative Dan Shaul in 2015. Shaul, of Imperial, showed uncommon leadership when his House Bill 722 was amended to contain important language to stop municipality-driven workplace regulations. He quickly became a key figure in a fierce debate in the General Assembly. After his bill was vetoed

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The Spirit of Enterprise

The Spirit of Enterprise Award was established in 1990 to recognize legislators who have consistently shown efforts to protect the free enterprise system in Missouri. Our 2015 Spirit of Enterprise Award winners join a prestigious list of Missouri lawmakers whose legislative efforts have helped make Missouri a better place to work and live. Senator Ron Richard Senator Ron Richard has

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Brian Hammons is nuts about the family business

Brian Hammons doesn’t know how to stop running. As President and CEO of Hammons Black Walnuts in Stockton, he runs the family business as the “head cheerleader” of the third-generation company. In his spare time, he runs marathons, including 11 times in the Boston marathon. This year, Hammons is being honored with the Leadership Missouri Alumni Lifetime Achievement award and—according

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Chamber of the Year — St. Joseph Chamber of Commerce 

Each year, the Missouri Chamber selects a local chamber of commerce that sets the standard in economic development, advocacy, and innovation. The St. Joseph Chamber of Commerce was selected from more than 200 local chambers that serve communities all across the state. “The St. Joseph Chamber of Commerce raises the bar for chambers all across Missouri and beyond,” says Dan

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Patients seek out the care provided by Saint Luke’s East Hospital

The path to growth doesn’t start in the boardroom at Saint Luke’s East Hospital. It starts at the bedside. Hospital President and CEO Ron Baker says everything begins with having highly engaged employees and physicians who provide high-quality care to patients. “What makes Saint Luke’s East Hospital successful are the people who work here and practice medicine here,” Baker says.

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