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Kansas City Business Journal names Rouse Frets White Goss Gentile Rhodes’ marketing director to the 2019 NextGen Leaders class

By September 25, 2019September 30th, 2019Awards and Accomplishments

Leawood, Kan. – September 25, 2019 – Katherine (Katie) Hollar Barnard, CEO of Firesign Marketing, was named to the Kansas City Business Journal’s 2019 class of NextGen Leaders. Katie serves as outside marketing director for Rouse Frets White Goss Gentile Rhodes.

The NextGen Leaders program honors 25 rising stars in the Kansas City business community chosen by a vote of a panel of independent judges. The law firm congratulates Katie on this important accomplishment. You can read more here about Katie’s recognition.

About Katie Hollar Barnard:

Katie Barnard is a leader in the legal marketing industry and Kansas City business community. She is lauded as a thought-leader, regularly presenting at professional organizations and contributing to various publications including Forbes. Katie is a member of Kansas City Tomorrow’s Class 35; the Legal Marketing Association; a board advisor for Legal Aid of Western Missouri; and previously served on the board of directors for the Kansas City FilmFest. She has also been a big sister through Big Brothers Big Sisters since 2009.

About the Law Firm:

Rouse Frets White Goss Gentile Rhodes deploys skilled and client-focused practice groups to engineer favorable solutions in efficient and effective ways.  For more, visit

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