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March 2019

U.S. Chamber Awards Greater Louisville Inc. with 5-Star Accreditation

Louisville, Ky. – The United States Chamber of Commerce has awarded Greater Louisville Inc. with 5-Star Accreditation for its sound policies and dedicated advocacy efforts, effective organizational procedures and beneficial programs, and overall positive impact on the Greater Louisville community. Only 3% of chambers nationally receive 5-star Accreditation status.  …

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Major expungement bill heads to the governor’s desk

A major expungement bill cleared its final hurdle last night in the legislature and is on its way to the Governor’s office. Senate Bill 57, sponsored by Senator Jimmy Higdon, will increase eligibility for expungement and increase access to expungement. This bill is deeply important for removing barriers to workforce…

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Tax-reform “clean-up” bill passes the General Assembly

The General Assembly passed a tax-reform “clean-up” bill yesterday that included several pro-business measures and GLI priorities that improve the overall competitiveness of Kentucky’s tax code. The bill, HB 354, is the result of negotiations by a conference committee made up of House and Senate leadership from both sides of…

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Pro-business bills need a push in the final working days of #KYGA19

Only three working days remain in the 2019 legislative session in Frankfort before sine die on March 28. Numerous pro-business bills remain to be passed by the House, and we are encouraging members of the business community to get involved and urge their representatives to act before session ends. Click on…

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February New & Renewing Investors

New Top Investors: El Toro – IP Targeting Advance Ready Mix Concrete, Inc. Wehr Constructors, Inc. Renewing Top Investors: Air Hydro Power, Inc. Buffalo Construction, Inc City of Jeffersontown Coca-Cola Bottling Company Consolidated East and Westbrook Construction Co., Inc. Ecotech Waste Logistics Facilities Management Services FireKing Security Group Independence Bank…

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Ambassador Spotlight: Natasha Cummings

Name: Natasha Cummings Title: Business Services Manager Company: Kentucky Career Center   How long have you been a GLI Ambassador? I have been a GLI Ambassador for almost a year..  I have been a GLIP Ambassador Representative of the Bahamas for over 9 yrs.   What is your favorite part…

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Who’s Been Funded?

EnterpriseCorp tracks Louisville-based startups that receive funding through public and private investment.  Here are the most recent companies that have received funding:   RCM Brain – $1.6M from undisclosed investors A software and services company that enables healthcare revenue cycle management companies and departments to work smarter and faster.  …

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2019 Healthcare Fellows participants selected, 10-month program on healthcare business kicked off February 27th

Health Enterprises Network (HEN) held the opening session for the 2019 participants of its Healthcare Fellows program on Wednesday, February 27, 2019. During the 10-month program, seventeen professionals from health and health-related organizations will be immersed in Louisville’s healthcare business ecosystem, developing their industry knowledge, honing their leadership skills and…

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Fill Open Positions with Workforce Connections Series

We know that finding qualified employees is a challenge. GLI wants to help you find solutions! We are bringing as many resources as possible under one roof so you can learn more about the talent pipeline. At GLI’s Workforce Connections: Manufacturing & Logistics Event, attendees will: -Learn about our robust…

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Live in Lou Welcomes New Team Member

Live in Lou has added a new team member! Dustin Page is the new Manager of Talent Program Marketing & Outreach for Live in Lou.   Dustin joins us from the University of Louisville, where he worked as a Senior Recruiter. Dustin will be connecting with educators and employers to…

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