Monday, August 31, 2020
Former Kansas City Mayor Sly James Stays Winning Local Tech Game
A glimpse at the career arch of this local politico who has kept busy chasing new biz ventures . . . Read more:
NIC Inc. Appoints Former Kansas City Mayor Sylvester “Sly” James to Board of Directors
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Technology champion and municipal leader Sylvester “Sly” James, Jr., is joining the Board of Directors of NIC Inc., a digital government solutions and payments company headquartered in Olathe, Kan.
During his two terms as mayor of Kansas City, Mo., Mayor James launched the Emerging Technology Initiative, making Kansas City a Smart City and using digital solutions to improve the delivery of city services and enhancing the citizen experience.
“Mayor James’ impressive track record as a bipartisan leader and proponent of digital government directly align with NIC’s commitment to leveraging technology to provide essential government services to citizens and businesses alike,” said Harry Herington, NIC CEO and Chairman of the Board. “Mayor James is one of the country’s most popular and respected municipal leaders. I have confidence he will have tremendous influence as a member of the NIC Board of Directors in 2020 and beyond.”
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