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June 2022

Annual Louisville Metro Budget Approved

Last week, the Louisville Metro Council approved the capital and operating budgets for the upcoming fiscal year, totaling $1.3 billion in spending. The record budget for Louisville Metro focuses on increased funding for paving, sidewalks, parks, and homeless services. The unanimous vote comes after two months of hearings and public…

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GLI hosts sold-out crowd for Mayoral Forum

On Tuesday, GLI hosted a record crowd of 230 local business and community leaders for the quarterly Capitol Connection presented by Norton Healthcare featuring the two major party candidates running for Mayor of Louisville. During a discussion moderated by Mark Vanderhoff of WLKY, Mayor Bill Dieruf and Craig Greenberg met…

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Greater Louisville Inc. hosts speed pitching event for minority-owned businesses

Louisville, Ky. (June 8, 2022) – As part of its diversity, equity, and inclusion work, Greater Louisville Inc. hosted its inaugural speed pitching event, Breaking the Mold: Progress through Procurement. Over a four-hour span, 29 minority-owned businesses pitched their services and products to 12 GLI-investor corporations in hopes of securing…

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Greater Louisville Inc. Welcomes Three New Directors to Board

Louisville, Ky. (June 7, 2022) – Greater Louisville Inc.’s (GLI) board of directors voted in three new local business leaders to serve as directors. Kristen Byrd, regional president, PNC Bank; Rob Cohen, CEO, Bamboo Health; and Jim Joseph, president, UPS Airlines, have each joined the GLI board of directors for a…

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May 2022 New and Renewing Investors

Top Investor New Charah Everside Health Generations Private Wealth – UBS Financial Services Harper Slade Top Investor Renewal Baptist Health Brown-Forman Corp. Buffalo Construction, Inc. Central Bank Dahlem Company, Inc. Deloitte LLP Dinsmore & Shohl, LLP GE Appliances, a Haier Company Hollenbach-Oakley, LLC ID+A, Inc.  JBS USA LLC Louisville Muhammad…

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New Greater Louisville Inc. report recaps state legislative wins, names policy champions

Louisville, Ky. (May 31, 2022) – Greater Louisville Inc. released its annual legislative outcomes report following Kentucky and Indiana’s legislative sessions. The report identifies its biggest policy wins, priorities that did not clear the finish line, and the policymakers whose voting records aligned with GLI’s priorities. GLI’s top priority heading into…

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