HKC in Action.

Business Members/Sponsors

Historic Kansas City (HKC) is in a unique position to encourage forward-thinking about historic preservation and its importance in the life of our community, while highlighting outstanding projects undertaken by companies like yours – companies that are an integral part of the preservation community.

It benefits to partner with Historic Kansas City!

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.

HKC’s annual sponsorship program offers a range of sponsorship opportunities to give you direct marketing and visibility benefits for 12-months. For program details click here.

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(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.)

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.

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.

Strata Architecture + Preservation – Silver Level

Our firm’s core focus is to provide the most complete professional service possible to every one of our customers. Our design approach begins with careful listening of our clients’ specific goals and objectives, individual needs and wants, and their wishes that is carried out through each phase of the architectural process.

Laura A Hudson, AAMS® – Bronze Level

Edward Jones serves nearly 7 million investors from more offices than any other investment firm in America. We attribute a great deal of our success to our principles and personal, long-term approach to investing. We have consistently been ranked among the best companies to work for by FORTUNE magazine, and our employees tend to stay with us for years. As a privately owned company, Edward Jones has a very personal feel that’s almost like family. And we’re very proud of that.

Piper-Wind Architects – Bronze 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. Our interests lie in creating quality places for people to live, work, gather and play through thoughtful renovations, new residential, commercial and public projects as well as careful planning practices.


Stark Wilson Duncan Architects – Bronze Level

Established in 1935, Stark Wilson Duncan Architects Inc (SWD) is a full-service, client focused architectural firm with offices in the historic Country Club Plaza of Kansas City. SWD has experience in a wide range of projects, with an emphasis on historic preservation / rehabilitation. Since 1999, principals Paul Stark and Tim Wilson have led the design efforts of SWD, and in that time have successfully completed over 100 significant historic projects. SWD’s thoughtful vision for rehabilitation of neglected buildings in urban settings has played a major role in revitalizing existing deteriorated urban areas.

New Horizons – Bronze Level

New Horizons Enterprises, LLC (New Horizons) is a 100% woman-owned company with over 100 years of combined experience in the environmental contracting and consulting domain.  New Horizons does business as a WBE and small business within the federal contracting markets.  New Horizons 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 complementary services to better serve our clients.

Bob Myers Properties – Partner Level

Thirty years of experience throughout the five county region of metropolitan Kansas City makes this forward thinking team uniquely qualified to deliver a seamless relocation experience. Let their strong networking connections to corporations, schools, arts and community group go to work for you.

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 architectural styles of homes.