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    Business Members/Sponsors

     

    HKC is the only local non-profit organization whose primary purpose is to promote the preservation of historic buildings and landmarks in Kansas City as well as educate the community about the importance of historic preservation.  Whether it is to provide opportunities to reach a high-quality audience or to support economic growth or to protect tangible history, we know our events and outreach initiatives provide an atmosphere that is unmatched in their ability to bring together like-minded companies and individuals who have an interest in making historic preservation economically viable. As the design and construction industry continues to evolve and grow, relationships are increasingly important. HKC’s annual sponsorship program is specifically focused on supporting the development of strategic connections between our members, followers, and sponsors.

    FIVE reasons why YOU should be a business sponsor:

    • Give more and get more every month! As an HKC Annual Sponsor, your firm will gain multiple exclusive opportunities to reach HKC members, followers, firms, and allied professionals while demonstrating your commitment to promoting a high-quality built environment.
    • Exposure: Each year, HKC promotes outreach initiatives and networking events which offer unique opportunities to highlight your business directly to the local preservation community and to other participating industry leaders.
    • Positioning: Support the program areas that matter most to your business while positioning your company as a leader and trusted information source. These are excellent opportunities to differentiate your firm from your competition by aligning your business mission and goals with ours.
    • Relationship-Building: Use this opportunity to build long-term relationships that count. Develop the key relationships needed for your company/firm to maximize its potential in an ever-more competitive industry.
    • Deductible Business Expense: HKC is a 501-c- 3 organization. All or part of your sponsorship may be tax-deductible as a charitable contribution for state or federal tax purposes. Consult with your tax advisor.

    SPONSORSHIP PROGRAM OFFERINGS

    HKC’s annual sponsorship program offers a range of sponsorship opportunities at many price-points to give you direct marketing and visibility benefits for 12-months. Our offerings range from social media, to events, videos, webinars, and more; providing significant on-line exposure to our +19,305 Facebook followers with a 60-day avg reach of 70,000, 2,221 Instagram followers, 1,934 Twitter followers, and 3,500+ email contacts, members and supporters. Naturally, when it is safe to return to in-person events we will do so.

    Signing up for a sponsorship is easy. Select one of the sponsorship levels below and click the button below. In the window that appears, select the corresponding sponsorhip level.

     

    Sponsor/Member 

    To download a PDF of program details click HERE. For more information email  lbriscoe@historickansascity.org.

    BUSINESS MEMBERSHIP – $500 | Partnering with HKC

    • Company logo, blurb, and hyperlink on the HKC Website SPONSOR page for one year.
    • Event E-Programs (3) – logo recognition corresponding with sponsorship level.
    • Preservation Awards nomination fee waived.
    • Access to free member exclusive events and discounts on special events. (2 tickets)

    BRONZE – $1,000 | Enhance your company’s image by partnering with HKC  members

    • Logo with link to your website displayed in four Gazette quarterly e-newsletter (3,500 contacts)
    • Company logo, text, and hyperlink on the HKC Website SPONSOR page for one year.
    • Logo placement in pre-event loop slideshow corresponding with sponsorship level.
    • Pre-events (3) social media mention with tag in sponsor group post (+19,305 Facebook; 60 day avg reach of 70,000), 2,221 Instagram, 1,934 Twitter)
    • Event E-Programs (3) – ad – blurb and logo corresponding with sponsorship level.
    • Preservation Awards nomination fee waived.
    • Access to free member exclusive events and discounts on special events. (4 tickets)

    SILVER – $2,500 | Increase opportunities for exposure within the preservation community

    • Logo and hyperlink on ALL HKC Event and Promotional electronic correspondence for one year.
    • Company logo, text, and hyperlink on the HKC Sponsor page and individual event pages for one year. [Preservation Awards, Annual Meeting, Historic Preservation Month]
    • Logo with link to your website displayed in four Gazette quarterly e-newsletter plus 2 special issues. (3,500 contacts)
    • Pre-events (3) social media 1 mention with tag in dedicated post (+19,305 Facebook; 60 day avg reach of 70,000), 2,221 Instagram, 1,934 Twitter)
    • Logo placement at beginning and end of main storytelling video with verbal recognition to air during event promo.* (This video will have an expanded reach through social media boosts and )
    • Logo placement in pre-event loop slideshow corresponding with sponsorship level.
    • Event E-Programs (3) – 1/2 page ad – blurb and logo corresponding with sponsorship level.
    • Preservation Awards nomination fee waived.
    • Access to free member exclusive events and discounts on special events. (6 tickets)

    GOLD – $3,500 | Achieve meaningful exposure within the preservation community

    • An invitation to present ONE LIVE web seminar.
    • Logo and hyperlink on ALL HKC Event, Promotional, and Most Endangered Places electronic correspondence for one year.
    • Company logo, text, and hyperlink on the HKC Awards page, Sponsor page, and individual event pages for one year. [Preservation Awards, Annual Meeting, Historic Preservation Month]
    • Logo with link to your website displayed in four Gazette quarterly e-newsletter plus 2 special issues and featured author of one issue. (3,500 contacts)
    • Pre-events (3) social media – 2 mentions with tag, logo or photo, and web link in dedicated post (+19,305 Facebook; 60 day avg reach of 70,000), 2,221 Instagram, 1,934 Twitter)
    • Logo placement at beginning and end of main storytelling video with verbal recognition to air during event promo.* (This video will have an expanded reach through social media boosts and )
    • Logo placement in pre-event loop slideshow corresponding with sponsorship level.
    • Event E-Programs (3) – 1-page spread – profile and logo corresponding with sponsorship level.
    • Preservation Awards nomination fee waived.
    • Access to free member exclusive events and discounts on special events. (8 tickets)

    DIAMOND – $5,000 | Achieve significant exposure and interaction within the preservation community

    • Priority status to present TWO LIVE webinars. (Diamond Partners will receive list of registrants for both live and on-demand webinars.)
    • Logo and hyperlink on ALL HKC electronic correspondence for one year.
    • Company logo, narrative, and hyperlink on the HKC Website Page Sidebar, Awards page, Sponsor page, and individual event pages for one year. [Preservation Awards, Annual Meeting, Historic Preservation Month]
    • Logo with link to your website displayed in four Gazette quarterly e-newsletters, and featured Sponsor/author of 2 special issues. (3,500 contacts)
    • Pre-events (3) social media – 2 mentions with tag, logo or photo, and web link in dedicated post. (+19,305 Facebook; 60 day avg reach of 70,000), 2,221 Instagram, 1,934 Twitter)
    • Logo placement at beginning and end of main storytelling video with verbal recognition to air during event promo. (This video will have an expanded reach through social media boosts and )
    • Logo placement in pre-event loop slideshow corresponding with sponsorship level.
    • Event E-Programs (3) – 2-page spread – profile and logo corresponding with sponsorship level.
    • Preservation Awards nomination fee waived.
    • Access to free member exclusive events and discounts on special events. (10 tickets)

    2022 SPONSORS

    (Inclusion in this directory does not represent an endorsement of a contractor, business, supplier, or craftsperson by Historic Kansas City. The businesses listed are current Historic Kansas City Business Members.)

    Historic Kansas City receives annual program support from the donors listed below. We thank them! Without their ongoing support we would not be able to continue our important advocacy, education and preservation work.

     

    Strata Architecture + Preservation – Diamond Level

    STRATA Architecture Inc. is a woman owned, small business with extensive experience in historic restoration and renovation, adaptive reuse, new construction, and planning in both residential and commercial construction. Representing over 30+ years of architectural experience, our firm specializes in existing buildings and sites, adaptive reuse, smart growth and new construction within a historic context.  With a special emphasis on contextual suitability, our design approach responds to the unique challenges of each project with the goal of both satisfying the client and developing sound and appropriate architectural solutions. Each solution is tailored to fit the opportunities and constraints of the individual project’s design, budget, and schedule – an approach that has resulted in a noteworthy history of implemented on-time and on-budget projects for the firm.   STRATA Architecture Inc. represents a commitment to the field of historic preservation and renovation, exemplified by their dedication to historic buildings. The firm is headquartered in Downtown Kansas City, Missouri, within a 1960s Mid-Century Modern building.

    Treanor HL – Silver Level

    TreanorHL provides complete planning and architectural design services for historic preservation projects—including restoration, rehabilitation and adaptive reuse—from planning through construction. Our preservation specialists go beyond simply navigating historic standards, combining the technical precision that old buildings demand with creative design solutions that build from, restore and build upon what is there. The result? Historically significant buildings that serve well into the future as modern functioning buildings, designed for contemporary users.

    Rosin Preservation – Silver Level

    Rosin Preservation brings to the table more than 60 years of professional experience working with a broad spectrum of preservation projects and issues.  Our clients are building owners interested in financial incentives, such as tax credits, that support their rehabilitation projects; public agencies who are using historic resources as a planning and economic development tool; and entities that need to comply with federal, state and local preservation regulations.

    Marvin Windows – Silver Level

    Marvin has been solving historic rehabilitation challenges for decades—collaborating early on with architects, facilities managers and general contractors; reviewing products and options; navigating the National Parks Service guidelines; discussing window specifications with local historic commissions; and attending field testing. Adept at maintaining accuracy and architectural integrity, the professionals at Marvin craft customized historic windows and doors for residential and large-scale commercial buildings. Bring your historic project to life for tailored solutions of all complexity levels.

    New Horizons – Bronze Level

    New Horizons Enterprises, LLC  delivers full‑service professional environmental engineering and consulting services to both private- and public-sector clients throughout the Midwest.  Driven by a belief that there is no such thing as a “standard” solution, we work to keep our costs affordable and offer many complimentary services to better serve our clients.

    Stark Wilson Duncan Architects – Bronze Level

    Stark Wilson Duncan Architects Inc (SWD) is a full-service architectural firm with experience in a wide range of projects with an emphasis on historic preservation / rehabilitation. SWD’s thoughtful vision for rehabilitation of neglected buildings in urban settings has played a major role in revitalizing existing deteriorated urban areas.

    Bob Myers Properties – Bronze Level

    The Bob Myers Properties team knows the Kansas City market and the importance of connecting to our community. Their success is built on knowing the diverse strengths of neighborhoods and the architectural styles of homes. When you partner with the Bob Myers Properties team, you partner with Reece Nichols, the number one real estate company in Kansas City.

     

    McCray Lumber and Millwork – Bronze Level

    McCray Lumber and Millwork, family owned and operated since 1910, is comprised of seven distribution centers in the Kansas City area, as well as a showroom in Fairfax, KS. Our expert staff will provide you with outstanding customer service. We have the extensive industry knowledge to help you solve any issue. McCray Lumber and Millwork offers delivery services.

    Terra Management – Bronze Level

    Terra Management is a locally owned and operated property management company specializing in the highest quality rentals in the Plaza/Midtown/Hyde Park neighborhoods. Terra Management offers unique Plaza locations and beautiful Midtown apartment buildings. If classy, urban living in a vintage building is what you are looking for, Terra Management has the perfect home for you.

    International Architects Atelier (IAA) – Bronze Level

    IAA is a studio committed to design excellence through exploration, experimentation and innovation. With each project, we deliver a completely authentic design. Creativity, originality and functionality are our driving forces. We thrive off the collaboration with others.

    Sturgis – Bronze Level

    Sturgis Materials is Kansas City’s finest and most complete supplier of building materials. At Sturgis Materials, we create one-of-a-kind works from granite, marble and limestone.  The stone fabrication division of Sturgis Materials has been cutting limestone, marble and granite for over 20 years. From design to installation, all work is created to meet the needs of the individual customer.

     

    Turner Construction – Bronze Level

    Turner Construction Company has had a permanent home in downtown Kansas City for more than 30 years. We maintain a network of offices, nationally and around the globe and rank first or second in the industry’s major market segments. Our team is extremely proud of our rich history in Kansas City.

    Taliaferro & Browne – Bronze Level

    Taliaferro & Browne (T&B), a civil and structural engineering, landscape architecture, and land surveying firm looking to transform urban communities one design at a time. How do we do it? It’s simple: our people are invested, our partnerships are valued, and our projects are proven.

    Pishny Restoration Services – Bronze Level

    At Pishny Restoration Services, we work extensively with historic preservationists and historic restoration architects to provide the highest quality old-world workmanship with attention to preserving the historical integrity of the structures.

    Mid-Continental Restoration – Bronze Level

    At Mid-Continental Restoration Company, Inc., we take pride in restoring and preserving our most treasured historic structures. The key to historic projects is to understand what repair method, and the procedures used are best for the preservation of the structure. Our craftsmen understand these concepts and approach their work with care and precision.

    GKW Restoration – Bronze Level

    GKW Restoration is committed to providing you with the highest level of service, so you’ll always choose us for your masonry needs. We genuinely care about your project and your experience, and it shows in everything we do. Renovation and preservation projects are done with care and concern for architectural and structural integrity as well as beauty and function.

    StorageMart – Bronze Level

    Self storage is more than just a place to store your belongings. At StorageMart, we know our self storage units make a real difference in people’s lives. Our clean and affordable self storage units help you free up space so peace of mind is easier to find!

    First Washington Realty – Business Level

    First Washington Realty (FWR) is a fully integrated, national real estate investment and management firm. We specialize in the ownership of convenience, necessity and experience-oriented retail real estate.

    Taylor Original Wood Window Restoration – Business Level

    We specialize in the restoration and sustainability of original wood windows. These irreplaceable characteristics of the wood, plus your original wood windows fine craftsmanship not only add superior performance over time, they add value, character and lasting charm to your home or building.

    Wallace Engineering – Business Level

    Wallace Engineering is a structural and civil engineering consulting firm. We have extensive expertise in the design of new buildings as well as in the evaluation, renovation and repair of existing structures.

    Screenland Real Estate Services – Business Level

    Kansas City-based real estate development partnership. The partnership focuses primarily on adaptive-reuse opportunities and its guiding philosophy is the implementation of creative collaborative change through redevelopment.

    Prosoco – Business Level

    Prosoco. Helping historic buildings weather modern times. In our endless quest to make buildings look better and last longer with specialty construction chemicals, we believe we’ve figured out the right chemistry.

    SFS Architecture – Business Level

    Design is what we do, it’s what we love. And what we love most is design that is dynamic and sustainable, enduring and enriching – design that builds relationships between people, their communities and the larger environment.

    Exact Architects – Business Level

    We have over a decade in creating amazing spaces. We restore or reuse buildings to create apartments, offices, and retail spaces. Our projects have earned national design and preservation awards!

    Browne’s Irish Marketplace – Business Level

    Irish food and drink as well as unique Irish imports and KC gifts. Why has Browne’s become a popular place for destination shoppers from around the Midwest? The aroma of fresh baked soda bread, the unique gifts from Ireland, or just the friendly atmosphere?

    Retropros – Business Level

    RETROPROS specializes in the repair, restoration and interior refinish of tile, stone, terrazzo, wood, metal & glass in historic and contemporary buildings.

    Lathrop GPM LLP – Business Level

    Lathrop GPM knows how to develop and negotiate creative incentive packages that drive development. We have the experience, resources and relationships to help clients build or strengthen their presence in a number of major metropolitan areas.

    Lewis Rice LLC – Business Level

    A significant part of Lewis Rice’s real estate practice is devoted to development and redevelopment projects. Increasingly, projects like these are eligible for economic development incentives or other governmental benefits and incentives, and we help our clients discover and employ such incentives.

    Forward Design | Architecture – Business Level

    Forward Design | Architecture works on residential projects that focus on both new construction and restoring mid-century modern homes with an updated twist. Every project we undertake is designed to be responsive to the individual needs of each client, user and location.

    Straub Construction – Business Level

    We restore buildings and community pride by breathing new life into historic structures, making what’s old new again. If the walls could talk. As your general contractor, we’ll create spaces that foster what community means to you.

    Premier Engineering – Business Level

    Premier Engineering Consultants is a multi-discipline engineering firm with over 90 years of combined experience in structural and civil engineering.

    ReeceNichols Real Estate – Business Level

    Our team of over 2,900 ReeceNichols agents, supported by our team of industry experts, are focused on your home buying and selling journey.

    Piper-Wind Architects – Business Level

    Piper-Wind Architects is a full service, general practice firm whose focus is in the design of architectural projects of the highest quality. We specialize in the planning and design of livable communities, traditional neighborhood development, and commercial districts.

    Nutter Home Loans – Business Level

    Established in 1951, Nutter is a mortgage lender dedicated to helping customers nationwide buy or refinance a home, including cash back. An equal opportunity home lender. Nutter Home Loans dba James B. Nutter & Company NMLS 2067