Kay Stanley and Curt Seymour founded K&Company in August of 1996 with the development of a unique personalized system called Frame a Name. The company employs approximately 110 people and operates out of its 130,000 square foot underground facility in the small historic town of Parkville, Mo. Along with Frame a Name products, it designs and manufactures scrapbook papers, stickers, albums, collegiate and military gifts. It has approximately 5,000 independent gift, scrapbook, craft and photo retail store customers. In 2003, K&Company was named to the Inc. 500 list of fastest-growing companies, and Kay Stanley was honored as the Ernst & Young Entrepreneur of the Year.