COMMWORLD of Kansas City celebrated its 30th Anniversary in 2011. The four top managers share 114 years of experience working together as a team at COMMWORLD. On October 19, 1981, Bob Bennett, CEO & Founder of COMMWORLD of Kansas City, opened the first office in the Greater Kansas City area.
COMMWORLD of Kansas City was one of only nine companies selected in September 2005 to participate in HEMP. To qualify, candidates undergo a rigorous application process including review of 3 years' financials, background checks of principals, interview and site visit. The business must be at least three years old, generate one to seventy-five million dollars of revenue per year and the owners must have a desire to substantially grow their business. The program was founded in 1995 by Barnett Helzberg, Jr., former owner and president of Helzberg Diamonds after his 23-year mentoring relationship with Ewing Kauffman.
Presented by the Helzberg Entrepreneurial Mentoring Program
The KCMBA selected COMMWORLD of Kansas City to be their Affinity Partner to provide telecommunications products and services to the legal community. KCMBA is a client of COMMWORLD and has heartily endorsed the company to its membership beginning in 2003 to the present.
Presented by the Kansas City Metropolitan Bar Association
This award recognizes 25 outstanding Kansas City companies with 25 or fewer employees. Criteria for selection include financial stability, ability to overcome obstacles/adversity/challenges, community involvement/service, distinguishing or defining characteristics/qualities and company vision.
Presented by the Thinking Bigger Business Media – formerly Kansas City Small Business Monthly
The Women Who Mean Business Award recognizes 25 outstanding Kansas City women in for-profit businesses who have made significant contributions to their business or industry and to the community. At the time of her selection in 2005, Linda Bennett, then Vice President of COMMWORLD of Kansas City, was one of only 150 business women in Kansas City to ever receive this honor.
Presented by the Kansas City Business Journal, The Kauffman Foundation and the UMKC Bloch School of Business
COMMWORLD is proud to support the Kansas City Chapter of the National Association of Women Business Owners as a Corporate Partner. Since 2004, COMMWORLD has provided voice technology for the organization.
Presented by National Association of Women Business Owners - Kansas City Chapter
Bob Bennett serves on the Advisory Council for the Bloch School of Management. This prestigious group is charged with developing and fostering positive relations between the School, residents and businesses throughout the Greater Kansas City area. As an MBA alumnae of the University, Bob is honored to have this opportunity to give back to his alma mater.
COMMWORLD of Kansas City has received some of Technology Assurance Group's top telecommunications awards during ceremonies at the association's National Conventions held each year in San Diego. These prestigious awards are based on overall performance, customer satisfaction and the ability to provide customers with cost effective telecommunications solutions.
Presented by Technology Assurance Group (TAG)
National Organization of Leading Independently Owned Telecommunication Companies