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Kansas City Metro Economic Trends

Join Kansas City Metro business leaders for a highly anticipated look at the results of our 2019 First Business Bank Economic Survey. Now in its second year in the Kansas City Metro, the First Business Bank Economic Survey reflects local executives’ assessments of 2019 financial performance and their predictions for 2020.

Rob Barker, President of the Kansas City Metro for First Business Bank and Nancy Johnshoy, CFA, Vice President – Portfolio Manager & Market Strategist of First Business Trust & Investments, will present national and regional economic data showing what business leaders are saying about 2019 and 2020 anticipated sales revenue, profitability, number of employees, wages, unused capacity, and more, and compare those numbers to last year.


President - Kansas City Region

Rob Barker

Business Banking



Rob Barker is President – Kansas City Region of First Business Bank. He most recently was Executive Vice President of Commercial Banking and originally joined the company as Director of…

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Vice President - Portfolio Manager & Market Strategist

Nancy Johnshoy, CFA

Private Wealth



Nancy Johnshoy, CFA, has more than 30 years of experience helping clients maximize and protect their wealth. Nancy works with individual clients, corporations, and non-profit organizations to achieve their investment…

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  • 7:30 AM – 8:00 AM

    Registration, Networking, & Continental Breakfast
  • 8:00 AM – 9:00 AM

    Presentation of Survey Results
  • 9:00 AM – 9:30 AM


Event Details

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Date Jan 16, 2020

Time 7:30 am - 9:30 am

Nelson-Atkins Art Museum, Rockhill Room
4525 Oak St,
Kansas City, MO 64111

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