Sixteen Kansas City-area companies will be recognized as Champions of Business this year.
Champions of Business honors metro area for-profit companies that set the gold standard for financial performance, innovation and community involvement. Honorees were chosen by a panel of five judges. Companies have to be in business for at least three years and have gross revenue of at least $3 million annually.
These are this year's 16 honoree companies:
All 16 companies will be honored at an awards dinner that has yet to be rescheduled.