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What is KC Global Design?

KC Global Design is a collective of architecture, engineering and construction community firms in the Kansas City region that have come together to tell the story of our industry in Kansas City on a national and global scale. 

Who are we?

We are comprised of more than 70 architecture, engineering and construction member firms that are committed to elevating the A/E/C industry in Kansas City on a global scale.

Who are we funded by?

KC Global Design member firms pay an annual contribution to be a part of the collective.  We value diverse perspectives and participation.

Who is leading this effort?

KC Global Design was officially launched in 2019 as an initiative to establish Kansas City as the global destination for talent and innovation in the AEC industry.

In 2022, the Kansas City Area Development Council became the new official home of KC Global Design, with Ashley McDonald named as managing director.

What is our ultimate goal?

KC Global Design strives to promote a robust industry concentration, a diverse and sustainable workforce pipeline and continued status as a global destination for industry expertise and innovation.

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