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December 2017

GLI Advocacy to launch Policy Distilled newsletter in 2018

When the General Assemblies in Kentucky and Indiana reconvene in January, the news will be coming fast and furious from Frankfort and Indianapolis.  In recognition of this, GLI Advocacy is launching Policy Distilled.  It’s a Monday morning rundown of all the latest news and what to watch for this week…

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GLI Announces 2017 Silver Fleur-de-Lis Winners

(Louisville, KY)- Greater Louisville Inc. will present three of its prestigious Silver Fleur-de-Lis awards at the Metro Chamber’s upcoming Annual Meeting on Wednesday, January 17th, 2018. Apellis Pharmaceuticals’ amazing growth is being honored with a Silver Fleur-de-Lis. Capped by the company’s recent $150 Million IPO, one of the largest in…

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Welcome Christine Tarquinio

GLI is pleased to welcome our new Director of Talent Attraction, Retention & Development. She is tasked with taking the Live in Lou brand to the next level and accelerating GLI’s efforts around growing and developing a strong local workforce. Tarquinio brings a wealth of traditional and digital marketing experience…

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Who’s Been Funded for 2017

Every month Lisa Bajorinas, VP of Entrepreneurship and Talent for GLI, tracks Greater Louisville-based startups that receive funding through public and private investment.  Here is a comprehensive list of January through November 2017’s of companies that received funding:

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Get Engaged! New Opportunities to Find Top Talent in 2018

As we move into the New Year, we hear that a lot of local companies are ready to hire and are active looking for the best of the best. Our Talent Development team has multiple opportunities for your company to find the perfect match.

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Congratulations to Rebecca Wood!

GLI Vice President of Investor Growth and Relations, Rebecca Wood, continues to post impressive numbers for your Metro Chamber. She placed in the Top 10 in the Association of Chamber of Commerce Executives Sales Contest for Q2 of 2017. “We are very proud of Rebecca’s accomplishments in 2017,” GLI President & CEO…

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GLI Advocacy to Launch Policy Distilled in 2018

When the General Assemblies in Kentucky and Indiana reconvene in January, the news will be coming fast and furious from Frankfort and Indianapolis.  In recognition of this, GLI Advocacy is launching Policy Distilled.  It’s a Monday morning rundown of all the latest news and what to watch for this week…

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Join Us in PERU in 2018!

Mark your calendar and pack your bags… As we work to promote regionalism and collaboration with our fellow chambers, GLI, One Southern Indiana, the Prospect Area Chamber, and travel partner Aventura are hosting a 2018 Best of Peru adventure. It’s going to be an incredible experience, and a chance to…

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Bill Samuels, Jr. Honored with GLI Gold Cup Award

(Louisville, KY)- GLI is proud to present the prestigious Gold Cup to an icon of the bourbon industry and a champion of the Greater Louisville region, Bill Samuels, Jr. Mr. Samuels is a well-known and distinguished member of the community’s business leadership.  Through his work as Chairman Emeritus of Marker’s…

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GLI urges Congress to act on DACA, protect Dreamers, and grow our regional workforce

Today, GLI is joining with business and civic leaders from across the country in calling on Congress to make sure that individuals protected by the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program, or DACA, are allowed to continue contributing to our workforce and living in our communities without fear of detainment…

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