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September 2017

GLI Welcomes San Diego Regional Economic Development Corporation

The leading economic development entity for the region surrounding San Diego, California spent three days in Louisville in September learning from the city’s success. “Similar to GLI’s GLIDE trips, these leaders from California took time to dive deep into what Louisville is doing right,” GLI President & CEO Kent Oyler…

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GLI Investors Well Represented on P3 Kentucky Roundtable

Two major law firms, a leading highway construction company, the state’s largest water utility, one of the region’s largest accounting and advisory firms as well as a regional business leadership organization have joined the P3 Kentucky Roundtable, a group of thought leaders working to help build much-needed public infrastructure across…

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Make Your Voice Heard in 2018

We value our investors’ opinions. That’s why we hope you will take a few minutes to complete GLI’s Public Policy Survey. Your responses help GLI better understand the legislative and regulatory issues impacting you and your business.

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Investor Spotlight: Kentucky Kingdom and Hurricane Bay

  Founded in: The new Kentucky Kingdom and Hurricane Bay opened its gates in 2014. Founded by: It was founded by a partnership consisting of Ed Hart, Ed Glasscock, Bruce Lunsford, and the Al J. Schneider Company. Number of employees: We have a full-time staff of 68 and employ approximately…

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Who’s Funded? A Roundup of Startups Making Waves

Every month EnterpriseCorp tracks Louisville-based startups that receive funding through public and private investment.  Here are our most recent clients that have received funding:

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Welcome to the Club: Our New Investors & Renewals

We’d like to extend a warm welcome to the companies who have joined GLI and those who have renewed. Thank you for investing in our mission to accelerate economic growth, job creation and business competitiveness throughout the Greater Louisville region. NEW TOP INVESTORS PRESIDENTS CIRCLE Google Fiber Ventas, Inc.  …

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GLIDE Nashville Yields Important Lessons for Louisville

Three days of discussions with Nashville’s business, civic, and community leaders yielded valuable lessons for the 127 attendees of GLIDE 2017, presented by Stoll Keenon Ogden. Working together collaboratively and deliberately came away as the biggest theme for the group. “Nashville grew because they had a detailed and intentional plan…

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IdeaFestival® 2017 Announces Day Passes Now Available; Humana’s Head of Innovation Busy Burr Added to Agenda

IdeaFestival® 2017, a leading live event for curious minds committed to the relentless pursuit of innovation, convergent thinking and discovery, announced today that Humana’s Head of Innovation and long-time improv performer Busy Burr will present at IdeaFestival on Thursday, September 28th. Burr joins over 20 other IdeaFestival presenters…CNN’s John King;…

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Greater Louisville Foundation Receive $25,000 Grant from The UPS Foundation

The Greater Louisville Foundation received a $25,000 grant from The UPS Foundation, which drives global corporate citizenship and philanthropic programs for UPS. The grant will be used towards the “Embrace Greater Louisville” initiative which provides resources that integrate international populations, while connecting individuals to opportunity. Specifically, the grant will support…

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GLI Issue Committees Welcome Sen. Ernie Harris, Sen. Julie Raque Adams, & Dr. Marty Pollio

In the process of setting the 2018 Legislative Agenda, GLI’s Issue Committees welcomed three guest speakers with intimate knowledge of the inner workings of some of the region’s most valuable public institutions. Senator Ernie Harris (R-Prospect) spoke with GLI’s Transportation and Infrastructure Committee. He chairs the Kentucky State Senate’s Transportation…

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