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August 2018

GLI Celebrates Milestone Event of Greater Louisville 2020 Campaign

(Louisville, KY) – Less than a week after hosting more than 600 business leaders at the newly renovated Kentucky International Conventions Center, Greater Louisville Inc. is proud to announce that our organization has completed 56 percent of the fundraising for the Greater Louisville 2020 Campaign, as of noon Friday. “We…

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2018 Vogt Award Winners Announced

(Louisville, KY) – Six local startups are the 2018 Vogt Awards recipients. Each winner will receive $25,000 in non-dilutive funding and an additional package of valuable services and mentoring for early-stage entrepreneurs. The winning companies are: Agent Ally– Saving Medicare insurance agents time, providing personalized plan results, and talking points…

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Metro Council Recognizes GLI as Chamber of the Year Finalist

On August 23rd, Louisville Metro Council President David James officially recognized GLI for the accomplishment of being named an ACCE Chamber of the Year finalist. President James invited GLI’s leadership team to the council meeting and read an official proclamation recognizing not only the Chamber of the Year honor, but…

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GLI joins amicus brief in support of pension reform

With the Kentucky Supreme Court scheduled to begin deliberations on the fate of Senate Bill 151—the pension reform bill passed by the legislature in the 2018 session—GLI joined business groups from throughout the state to make the case for pension reform and keeping the law on the books. GLI, the…

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GLI Statement on JCPS Agreement

“GLI has been in contact with numerous stakeholders over the past several months as we advocated strongly for a negotiated solution that puts kids first, allows Dr. Pollio the freedom to do his job, and brings the necessary changes highlighted in the state audit. We applaud the JCPS School Board…

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GLI Applauds JCPS Agreement

“GLI has been in contact with numerous stakeholders over the past several months as we advocated strongly for a negotiated solution that puts kids first, allows Dr. Pollio the freedom to do his job, and brings the necessary changes highlighted in the state audit. We applaud the JCPS School Board…

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GLI voices support for NLC in Indiana

In an effort to continue cultivating regionalism in Greater Louisville and supporting the growth of our health care sector, GLI Advocacy recently submitted a letter in support of Indiana joining the Nurse Licensure Compact. In case you’re not familiar, the Nurse Licensure Compact, or NLC, establishes a multi-state nursing license,…

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GLI submits public comments on Kentucky HEALTH

Last week GLI submitted comments articulating the views of the Greater Louisville business community on proposed changes to Kentucky’s Medicaid system. The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services re-opened public comments on the plan, known as Kentucky HEALTH, last month following a federal court decision to halt its implementation. Through…

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Who’s Been Funded – July’s 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:   Podchaser — $500,000 Seed Round Becoming the go-to podcast database and podcast discovery tool. Their library of more than 18 million podcast episodes and powerful…

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