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Erica Brune of Lever1: Starting a Successful Business by Solving a Problem

By: Kansas City Web Design®,February 16, 2018 In this episode of the Local Business Leaders podcast we get to chat with Erica Brune, president of Lever1. Erica explains what a PEO (professional employer organization) is, how Lever1 got started, and some of the key reasons how this venture became so successful so quickly.

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KC’s Lever1, Infusion Express lead 81 Missouri companies on Inc. 5000 list

By: Carter Stoddard,August 18, 2017 Inc. magazine has released its Inc. 5000, an annual ranking of the fastest-growing private companies in the United States. Eighty-one Missouri companies made the list, and six cracked the top 200. Lever1, a Kansas City-based HR management, was Missouri’s top company, at No. 44. The company had a growth rate of 6,559.79 percent and raked in $27.6 million in revenue.

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Greg Gragg Announces Development of Lever1 Management Company

By: Blue Chair, LLC,January 05, 2012 Blue Chair, LLC and Greg Gragg, CEO, announce the creation of Lever1, a Kansas City based professional employer organization. After being named a finalist in the Ernst & Young Entrepreneur of the Year competition in June 2011 for the success of his flagship business, Gragg Advertising, Gragg now makes another company launch announcement, Lever1.

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By: Sara Kline,February 1, 2017 Professional Employer Organizations, commonly known as PEOs, provide services to over 3 million employees across our county and have done so for over 30 years. PEOs provide Human Resource Outsourcing in the areas of: Employee Relations, Employee Benefits, Risk Management, Workers’ Compensation, and Payroll.

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Four KC area firms land spots in Inc. 500 fastest growing list, dozens in top 5000

By: Meghan LeVota,August 17, 2017 Forty Kansas City area firms are featured on the annual Inc. 5000 list, which includes the nation’s fastest growing businesses. Among them, four local firms were included in the more exclusive Inc. 500 list, with Lever 1 nabbing a No. 44 ranking. In 2016, only one Kansas City company made the 500 list, ranked No. 478.

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