Brianne Thomas one of 30 honored by KC Business Magazine


INDEPENDENCE, Mo. (February 9, 2015) – Brianne Thomas, Managing Partner at Boyd Kenter Thomas & Parrish LLC has been selected as one of KC Business Magazine’s 2015 Rising Stars.   The annual program, now in its sixth year, recognizes outstanding leaders under the age of 40 in Kansas City’s creative, entrepreneurial, nonprofit and corporate communities. The 2015 Rising Stars were honored Thursday, February 5 at The Vox Theatre in Kansas City, Kan.

One of 30 professionals selected for this prestigious award, Thomas brings passion and energy to her personal injury and workers’ compensation cases at Boyd Kenter Thomas & Parrish LLC.  Beyond the Rising Star accolade, she has received numerous recognitions including, the distinguished “David J. Dixon” award of 2012 acknowledging outstanding achievement in appellate advocacy.

“I am honored to be included in this group of successful professionals,” said Thomas. “Kansas City offers a vibrant business and entrepreneurial environment where, with hard work and dedication, anyone can succeed. I’m grateful to be part of this community.”

The 2015 Rising Stars, as those of previous years, represent the best and brightest up and comers destined to shape Kansas City in the years to come through professional accomplishments, leadership abilities, innovative thinking, and philanthropic and civic activity.  While each year’s honorees bring a unique perspective to the group, every class is defined by similar attributes: talent, drive and a passion for Kansas City.

About Boyd Kenter Thomas & Parrish

Boyd Kenter Thomas & Parrish is a full-service labor law firm specializing in worker’s compensation, civil litigation and employment law representation for  those injured at work due to the fault of individuals and/or companies. Boyd Kenter Thomas & Parrish has represented labor organizations and union families, as well as client referrals from other attorneys, satisfied former clients, labor unions and trade associations. Partners include John Boyd, J.R. Boyd, Jerry Kenter, Brianne Thomas and Mark Parrish. For more information, visit or call 816.471.4511.