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April 2019

Check Your Blind Spots national tour unites Louisville in addressing diversity & inclusion issues, April 22-26

Louisville will welcome the CEO Action Check Your Blind Spots unconscious bias tour Monday, April 22 – Friday, April 26, 2019. The national bus tour is made possible by CEO Action for Diversity & Inclusion, the largest CEO-driven business commitment to improve diversity and inclusion within the workplace in the country….

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Kentucky must make expungement easier. Our economy depends on it

Workforce has become a major pain point for businesses in recent years. Meanwhile, there are tens of thousands of Kentuckians who are unable to make a decent living because they cannot get a job or earn a professional license due to mistakes that may have occurred decades ago. Our economy needs…

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Preview: GLI Legislative Outcomes 2019

See below for a quick preview of GLI’s 2019 Legislative Outcomes Report. The full report will be released soon and will include wins for Greater Louisville businesses, missed opportunities, and a legislative scorecard showing how regional legislators voted on key bills throughout the 2019 session.

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New & Renewing Investors – April 2019

New Core Investors Advanced Business Solutions ALS Association, Kentucky Chapter Bluegrass Hazelwood Residential Facility Charlie Sondergeld Services Chrysalis Ventures Dave & Buster’s Digital EFX Wraps Fendley Franco Properties, LLC Flavorman Forged in Wood Custom Cabinetry Generation Tux Hagerman Group, Inc. Home2 Suites By Hilton Clarksville Louisville North HOWE Real Estate…

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Ambassador Spotlight: Chad Barnes

Chad Barnes Registered Representative/Agent New York Life How long have you been a GLI Ambassador? Almost 2 years What is your favorite part about being a GLI Ambassador? I really enjoy the association with the GLI staff and other Ambassadors. In addition, I love to learn about other businesses and…

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Who’s Funded – March 2019

EnterpriseCorp tracks Louisville-based startups that receive funding through investment.  Here are the most recent companies that have received funding:   Bert Thin Films – raised $1M seed round from undisclosed sources – Million Dollar Baby! Developed a specialized copper paste, the CuBert™ paste, that replaces expensive silver with affordable and…

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Health Enterprises Network releases Louisville Map of Health-Related Companies

After extensive polling of its investors and local industry players, Health Enterprises Network has released the “Louisville Map of Health-Related Companies (the Network Map),” an illustrative document depicting the interaction between companies involved in the local healthcare sector. Displaying over 1400 points of connection between 450 health and health-related companies,…

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Hire a SummerWorks Intern Today

Your company can accomplish more this summer, while also benefitting the youth of Greater Louisville and helping to strengthen the business community by hiring a SummerWorks intern through the mayor’s SummerWorks program.   Hosting a summer intern is easy. Interns range from age 16-21 and are pursuing careers in all…

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Louisville Celebrates New Nonstop Service to Los Angeles International Airport

On Wednesday, April 3rd, state and city leaders, along with the Louisville Regional Airport Authority and American Airlines commemorated the beginning of new nonstop service between Louisville Muhammad Ali International Airport (SDF) and Los Angeles International Airport (LAX). The airline will operate the daily flight using a 128-seat Airbus 319…

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Growing Louisville’s Healthcare Economy

Growing Louisville into the healthcare mecca we know it as today has taken decades of diligent work by local leaders, entrepreneurs and the industry veterans.   Building partnerships among talented leaders in health-related industries, prioritizing growth and expansion, and fostering innovation within the industry have contributed to Louisville’s emergence as…

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