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Empowering the Entrepreneurial Spirit

HEMP is dedicated to strengthening entrepreneurial leaders through excellence in mentoring.


Success Stories

Real entrepreneurs. Real businesses. Really winning.

MENTEE Jeff Stoner
Ethos Medical Staffing CEO
Mentee class of 2020
MENTOR Gregg Givens
Fountain Point Advisory, LLC Principal
Joined HEMP in 2020
MENTEE Kelly Wilson
Weave Gotcha Covered! Co-founder/CEO
Mentee class of 2020
MENTOR Brett Simpson
Elevate Simply
Joined HEMP in
MENTEE Jason Fechter
Eat to Evolve CEO
Mentee class of 2020
MENTOR Angela Hurt
Veracity Consulting, Inc.
Joined HEMP in 2017
MENTEE Deborah Young
Organizational and Leadership Consulting
Mentee class of
Empowered Electric COO Member
Joined HEMP in 2020

The Latest

Please join us for a chat with US Representative Sharice Davids on current entrepreneurship issues. View Sharice's Bio
HEMPers Recognized as Small Business Superstars
Congratulations! 42 HEMPers and their companies have been recognized by The Greater Kansas City Chamber of Commerce as Small Business

HEMP by the Numbers

$748 million

Economic Impact on Kansas City


Increased Revenue Growth

27 years

Growing Kansas City


Increased Employee Count