Kenton Brothers Receives KCEDC 2019 Cornerstone Award

By Kristen Harper, Controller and HR Manager at Kenton Brothers

KCEDC LogoThe Kansas City Economic Development Corporation has a personal mission to drive economic development. Their goal is to create an environment in which businesses and residents prosper in Kansas City, Missouri.

For 30 years, the KCEDC has hosted the Cornerstone Awards to recognize companies and projects that have helped strengthen Kansas City, Missouri’s economy.

Kenton Brothers was one of 11 Cornerstone award recipients, along with 21c Museum Hotel, Bar K, CommunityAmerica Credit Union – Crossroads & South Plaza, Fountain City FinTech Accelerator, Hy-Vee Arena, Ignite Medical Resorts, Kansas City Levees Coalition – Led by the Kansas City Industrial Council (KCIC) & Missouri and Associated Rivers Coalition (MOARC), Linwood Shopping Center, McQueeny Lock Building, Wonder Shops & Flats.

The event was held on May 29th at the Kansas City Marriott: Downtown Muehlebach venue. For more information, please visit the KCEDC page devoted to the event.

Kenton Brothers Cornerstone Award 2019

We’re Invested in the Economic Growth of Kansas City’s East Side

Kenton Brothers is very invested in adding jobs to the Kansas City economy, additionally it’s so important to us to be good neighbors and bring value and economic growth to KC’s East Side. We’re loving our new facility and neighbors and enjoy sharing our expertise to protect people, property and possessions.

We are truly honored and stand beside these amazing companies to be recognized for our efforts in implementing tools and programs that fuel the Kansas City economy and growth.


Upcoming Events at Kenton Brothers

We’re keeping you up to date on the latest security innovations and best practices by hosting an ongoing series of events. Follow the links below to let us know you’ll be coming. Best of all, lunch is on us!

You’re Invited! – The Annual Kenton Brothers Customer Appreciation Summer Cookout!
Friday, June 7th from 11:00 am – 2:00 pm
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Lunch, Learn & Earn 1 HSW Continuing Education Hour: Codes and Egress Hardware
Thursday, June 20th from 11:30 am – 1:30 pm
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Lunch & Learn: Aluminum Door Hardware
Thursday, August 1st from 11:30 am – 1:30 pm
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The KB Event Space – This is what all the buzz is about!

Kenton Brothers Event Space

By David Strickland, Vice President of Kenton Brothers

Last Thursday, Kenton Brothers Systems for security held its latest event with representatives from multiple industries including banking, property management, law enforcement, municipal government and small business owners from all over the Kansas City Area. The full house was introduced to Advanced Video Surveillance applications and the participant reviews were stellar!

One attendee commented “More! We more we need more of this!”

This is exactly what the Kenton Brothers family had in mind when designing the KB event space. We wanted a modern, comfortable, technologically advanced learning and education space. A space that could serve our customers regular doses of interactive security updates, technology introductions and of course great food and fun!

The speed of technology advancements in the security industry, and the demands on consumers time and resources, dictate that service providers like Kenton Brothers make it easy and convenient for decision makers to stay up to speed on current threat and remedy solutions.

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Each event is planned to cover a topic that is relevant and timely.

We look at all facets of physical security and select topics based on customer feedback and input from our vendor partners. We want each event to be time well spent and valuable for the attendees.

Two of the best features of the KB Events are that they are free of charge, and that a Thelmas Kitchen lunch is included! That’s right, free lunch and value added topics! All that we ask is that you reserve your spot on our EventBrite page and that you please fill out an evaluation after the event so we can continue to improve our offerings. We will even gift you a swag bag for completing the survey!

Kenton Brothers hosts two events a month, and you can explore the next few months here…

Sign up today and please share the page with your colleagues. Hurry, as we only have 50 spots per session available. We look forward to seeing you soon!

Kenton Brothers Event Space

Upcoming Events at Kenton Brothers

We’re keeping you up to date on the latest security innovations and best practices by hosting an ongoing series of events. Follow the links below to let us know you’ll be coming. Best of all, lunch is on us!

Lunch is On Us! – May 10th Customer Appreciation Lunch
Friday, May 10th from 11:30 am – 1:30 pm
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Why Cities are Revisiting Physical Security – Municipal and Federal Government Access Security Systems Luncheon
Thursday, May 23rd from 11:30 am – 1:30 pm
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Today’s Implementation Strategies for Metal Detectors
Thursday, May 30th from 11:30 am – 1:30 pm
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Suite 4 of KB Truman Available for Lease! 10,000 sf at 3401 Truman Road

KB Truman ExteriorWe have a great space available in our KB Truman headquarters building located in the expanding east side of Kansas City. The 10,000 square foot warehouse space has easy on and off access to I-70. There is also a private east entrance so you will have your own dedicated access to your space.

Brokers protected

For more information, please contact:

Newmark Grubb Zimmer
Vic Cascio, 816-268-4234
John Hassler, SIOR 816-268-4208

Additional Details

  • 10,016 sf available
  • 500 (±) sf office area
  • Private entrance and 10 plus reserved parking spaces
  • Common dock with ability to add private dock
  • Centralized location with great access to I-70
  • Ideal for small distribution, light assembly or service use
  • For lease at 3.95/sf modified gross

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