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May 2018

Guest Post: Kentucky Tax Reform – Big Changes for the Business Community

Kentucky legislative sessions are always full of twists, turns, and surprises, but the 2018 Regular Session was particularly surprising not just because “tax reform” legislation was passed, but also because of the unusual manner it was done.  Although not a full-scale reform, two pieces of legislation, HB 366 and HB…

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Diane Hessan Headlining EnterpriseCorp’s Evening of Entrepreneurship

EnterpriseCorp will welcome the Chairman of C Space, a game-changing market research firm, and one of Boston’s most influential people, to keynote the 2018 Evening of Entrepreneurship. Diane Hessan is a successful entrepreneur, investor, marketer, and author. She is currently working on a variety of projects in the Boston tech…

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GLI & Louisville Forward recognized as top economic development groups by “Site Selection” magazine

In celebration of National Economic Development Week, Mayor Greg Fischer and Kent Oyler, president and CEO of Greater Louisville Inc., announced that Louisville Forward, the city’s economic development organization, and Greater Louisville Inc. (GLI), the region’s chamber of commerce, have been jointly recognized as a Top U.S. Economic Development Group…

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Persistence Pays Off in 2018

We knew from the outset that the 2018 session would be demanding. Begin with billions of dollars in unfunded pension liabilities, mounting health care and corrections costs, and stagnant revenues. Throw in a budget and a road plan to craft, leadership transitions, activated unions, and looming elections, and it did…

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INVESTOR SPOTLIGHT: The Salvation Army Louisville Area Command

Founded In: 1865 in London, England; In Louisville since 1883 By: William Booth Number of Employees: 53 (includes full time, part time)   Describe what your organization does in two sentences.  The Salvation Army exists to meet human needs in His name without discrimination. We fight for Louisville by helping individuals…

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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.  If you know of a company interested in accelerating the region…

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2018 Inc.credible Awards Winners Announced

(Louisville, KY) – Greater Louisville Inc. spent Tuesday evening celebrating the best local small businesses with more than 300 guests during the 18th annual Inc.credible Awards, presented by Citizens Union Bank, at the Kentucky Center for the Arts.  This year’s award winners are…

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EnterpriseCorp Welcomes Endeavor International Selection Panel to Louisville

(Louisville, KY) – This morning GLI’s EnterpriseCorp, along with the Kentucky Innovation Network and 1804, officially welcomed the 79th Endeavor International Selection Panel (ISP) to Louisville, Kentucky with a breakfast forum at The Omni. “This group of seasoned entrepreneurs chose Louisville to bring some of the hottest startups in the…

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