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April 2018

Where Opportunity Knox Completes Successful First Year of Fellows Program with 90% of Graduates Finding Jobs in Region

Where Opportunity Knox, a regional initiative to connect transitioning Veterans and/or military spouses to jobs and the Greater Louisville Region, continues to connect Veteran talent to employers in our region, now through focused efforts to bring Veteran talent to the employer’s doorstep through successful programs like the Senior Leaders Corporate…

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EnterpriseCorp Clients Finalists for Rise of the Rest Pitch Competition

(Louisville, KY) – EnterpriseCorp, the region’s largest entrepreneurial support organization, is pleased to congratulate all eight of the finalists for the Rise of the Rest Pitch Competition.  Each one of these fast-growth, innovative startups is a current or previous client of EnterpriseCorp. Inscope Medical Solutions is a 2015 Vogt Award…

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2018 Vogt Awards Application Period Now Open

(Louisville, KY) – The application period for the 2018 Vogt Awards kicked off at Wednesday’s Venture Connectors meeting.  The Vogt Awards help early-stage start-up companies develop into viable and successful businesses by providing non-dilutive funding, dedicated mentorship, workshops, and support. Applications for eligible companies will be accepted through June 1st….

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Who’s Funded? April’s Startups Making Waves

Every month GLI’s EnterpriseCorp tracks Louisville-based startups that receive funding through public and private investment.  Here are EnterpriseCorp’s most recent clients that have received funding: Sunstrand – $50,000 funded by an undisclosed investor. R&D firm dedicated to providing analysis, product development and testing solutions to the natural fiber reinforced polymer…

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GLI Welcomes UofL President, Dr. Neeli Bendapudi

“As the region’s flagship University, UofL requires an experienced, strong individual to lead the organization in a new direction. Greater Louisville Inc. welcomes Dr. Neeli Bendapudi and looks forward to working with her to grow our partnership, improve our workforce and international reputation like never before. We are particularly excited…

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Tax & Pension Reform Statement

“Lawmakers have taken important steps during the 2018 General Assembly session to make our business climate more competitive.  Senate Bill 151 addresses Kentucky’s pension crisis and will help improve the Commonwealth’s financial standing with credit rating agencies. Stakeholders across the Commonwealth provided input on the final provisions included in this…

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