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September 2019

GLI voices support for One Park and Economic Development in Greater Louisville

The Greater Louisville business community is throwing its full support behind One Park, a transformational economic and housing development that will highlight our region’s business competitiveness and help attract new residents. “This $250 million project will bring jobs, more housing opportunities, and new tax revenues to Louisville,” GLI wrote to…

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GLI’s Fall 2019 Issue Committee Meetings Connect Business Leaders with Key Policymakers

GLI’s Fall 2019 Issue Committee meetings wrapped up this week, concluding a series of productive conversations between more than 160 business leaders and several key policymakers from Kentucky and Indiana.  Every Fall, GLI convenes its six Issue Committees to meet with elected officials and policymakers and to begin the process…

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Greater Louisville Inc. and the Young Professionals Association of Louisville Partner for Mentor Louisville Program

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (September 25, 2019) – Greater Louisville Inc., the Metro Chamber of Commerce (GLI), in partnership with the Young Professionals Association of Louisville (YPAL), are pleased to announce a collaboration that will help identify and grow the business leaders of tomorrow. Mentor Louisville is a new pilot program where…

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GLI Takes Home Three KCCE Annual Excellence Awards

The Kentucky Chamber of Commerce Executives (KCCE) announced the KCCE Annual Excellence Awards. These awards pay tribute to local chambers of commerce in areas of operational excellence including membership growth and retention, Web site, social media, special publication and newsletter communications, and special events. Awards were given in five categories:…

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GLI PRESIDENT AND CEO REMARKS ON PASSING OF DAVID JONES

GLI President and CEO Kent Oyler issued the following statement on the passing of David Jones, Sr.: “David Jones was a giant in business, philanthropy and civic leadership. His legacy is visible across every part of our community, from parks to education to Humana and its thousands of local jobs….

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Secretary of State: RESPONSES TO GLI’S 2019 CANDIDATE QUESTIONNAIRE

As part of our effort to ensure that members of the Greater Louisville business community are fully informed heading into Kentucky’s 2019 elections, GLI has reached out to candidates running for statewide office to solicit responses to our 2019 Candidate Questionnaire. GLI’s Public Policy Council worked to craft a series…

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GLI-backed legislation continues lowering costs for regional employers

Kentucky employers continue to see savings and lower costs as a direct result of legislation supported by GLI.  The Kentucky Department of Insurance recently announced the approved 2019 rate filing for setting workers’ compensation rates in Kentucky, resulting in “an average reduction of 9% across the class codes used in…

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August New and Renewing Investors

CORE NEW C2 Event Venue Community Ear Nose Throat & Allergy  Coppola & Dorman, PSCCrosby Interactive, LLC Crushed Ice Catering Fort Knox Family & Morale, Welfare and Recreation Glacier Heating & Air Glenview Health Care Facility Guy Fieri’s Smokehouse Joe Hammond Organization National Association for Black Veterans (NABVETS) Prudential Advisors…

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View the 2019 media coverage and livestreamed panels for GLIDE, presented by Stoll Keenon Ogden

GLIDE 2019, presented by Stoll Keenon Ogden, took business leaders to San Francisco, Silicon Valley and Sonoma County for a  trip that explored critical areas of growth for our region: technology and tourism.

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Attorney General: Responses to GLI’s 2019 Candidate Questionnaire

As part of our effort to ensure that members of the Greater Louisville business community are fully informed heading into Kentucky’s 2019 elections, GLI has reached out to candidates running for statewide office to solicit responses to our 2019 Candidate Questionnaire. GLI’s Public Policy Council worked to craft a series…

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