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April 2022

OP-ED: New pro-growth policies make Louisville equipped to compete

This article originally appeared in Louisville Business First on April 27, 2022 A shortage of qualified and skilled talent is the biggest threat to Greater Louisville’s growth. It is a problem that is decades in the making and addressing underlying causes of lagging workforce participation is only one part of…

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Participants announced for second cohort of GLI’s Power to Prosper Minority Business Accelerator

Louisville, Ky. (April 14, 2022) – 20 minority business owners will participate in the second cohort of Greater Louisville Inc.’s (GLI) Power to Prosper Minority Business Accelerator, funded by Papa Johns, which kicks off today and will conclude in November. Participants selected for the cohort include:

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UI rate freeze will save Kentucky businesses $130 million in 2022

Recently signed into law by Governor Beshear, House Bill 144 provides continued relief to Kentucky businesses by freezing the unemployment insurance (UI) assessment rates at 2020 levels. Sponsored by Rep. Russell Webber (R-Shepherdsville), a 2021 GLI Most Valuable Policymaker, HB 144 will ease the burden for Kentucky employers who continue…

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March 2022 New and Renewing Investors

New Top Investors BrightNight Publix Super Markets Top Investor Renewals Alltech, Inc. American Synthetic Rubber Company, LLC Angel’s Envy Archdiocese of Louisville BKD CPAs & Advisors Bramco, Inc. GBBN Architects, Inc. Goldberg Simpson HighNote Independence Bank Kentucky Select Properties Liberty Financial  Michaelis Events Passport Health Plan by Molina Healthcare Render…

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April Investor Spotlight: National Stem Cell Foundation

  Company: National Stem Cell Foundation Founded In:  2005 Number of Employees: 6 Describe what your organization does in two sentences: We fund adult stem cell research and clinical trials in four focus areas – neurodegenerative disease, autoimmune disease, regenerative repair and rare childhood disease – and cover deductibles and…

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April Ambassador Spotlight: Lisa Bottorff

Name:   Lisa Bottorff Title:  Strategic Partnership Manager Company: HR Affiliates  How long have you been a GLI Ambassador? Two Months What is your favorite part about being a GLI Ambassador? I love meeting new people, visiting businesses and helping be a part of growth in this community!    

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