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Chamber celebrating Global Entrepreneurship Week with breakfast event

Chamber celebrating Global Entrepreneurship Week with breakfast event

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The Lee’s Summit Chamber of Commerce is highlighting the spirit of entrepreneurship by hosting its annual Breakfast for Champions on Tuesday, November 14, 2017. The event is from 7:30-9:30 a.m. at The Aspen Room at The Stanley, 308 SE Douglas St., and is open to the public.


from LS R-7 Schools

This year’s event will feature Matt Shatto, co-founder of popular dairy company, Shatto Milk Company. Shatto has served as founder, board member and chief executive for a variety of organizations over the past 15 years ranging in size from $5 to $200 million. In these roles, he has focused his attention on product development, revenue growth, marketing and branding components of each organization.

Most recently, Shatto has led Shatto Milk Company, a regional dairy operation, in extraordinary growth and served as the COO for an international golf organization. Shatto has sat as a board member for both the Kansas City Startup Foundation and the Olathe Library System, and currently serves on three for-profit boards and volunteers his time by mentoring numerous small businesses.

Global Entrepreneurship Week, now in its tenth year, is powered by the Kauffman Foundation to inspire millions to engage in entrepreneurial activity while connecting them to potential collaborators, mentors and even investors.

Register online at LSchamber.com; cost is $10 per person and includes a hot breakfast. Non-members may register by calling 816.524.2424. For additional information, contact Matt Baird at mbaird@lschamber.com.

Lee's Summit High School invites U.S. Armed Forces veterans to Veterans Day assemblies

Lee's Summit High School invites U.S. Armed Forces veterans to Veterans Day assemblies

Bernard Campbell Middle School students selected for Be the Change Award

Bernard Campbell Middle School students selected for Be the Change Award