Overland Park is the largest suburb of Kansas City and is regarded as one of the nation's most dynamic corporate centers. As a matter of fact, it's home to more than 3,800 companies and serve as regional, national, and world headquarters to such well-known corporations as Sprint, Universal Underwriters, Applebee's Restaurants, Yellow Corp, USBA, and Black & Veatch. Other nearby companies include: Accenture, Daimler Chrysler, Lucent, Nextel, Verizon, and Xerox. The Lighton Tower facility is an elegantly landscaped facility with the heart of a corporate environment. The distinct copper colored glass building is visible many miles away and is located at the core of the College Boulevard business corridor. College Boulevard parallels 1-435, the major arterial beltway around metropolitan Kansas City and is only 35 miles from Kansas City International Airport. Parking is not a problem, clients and guests have ample access to free parking. Clients may choose from two fully-furnished meeting rooms, one executive appointed boardroom, or a training room that can accommodate up to thirty people. All of the meeting rooms are video-conferencing capable, feature speaker phones, and offer T1 high speed internet access. Additionally, there are several local hotels nearby, including the Marriott Overland Park directly across the street, offering convenient lodging for out-of-town delegates. Clients have 24/7 access to our Business Lounge as well, perfect for road warriors who need to check their email, make photocopies, or get a cup of coffee. Its administrative team will make your stay a breeze - utilize their assistance to make photocopies, create presentations, and make executive catering arrangements. In addition to an onsite Delicatessen, there are many dining options in the area including Applebee’s Neighborhood Grill, The Cheesecake Factory, and Fiorella’s Jack Stack Barbeque. An onsite state of the art fitness facility, built in the spring of 2006, is also available to clients who need to unwind. Overland Park offers a range of local entertainment options including shopping at one of many innovative locals like The Legends at Village West or the famous Country Club Plaza. Sports fans will have plenty to see as Kansas City is home to the KC Royals, KC Chiefs, Wizards, and T-Bones. If you are looking for a place to call home consider Overland Park, recognized by Money magazine as one of the Top 10 'Best Places to Live' in America.
The centre runs parallel to the 1-435, the major arterial beltway around metropolitan Kansas City.