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Why Did They Say THAT? GLI Issue Committees Explained

A question that GLI’s Advocacy Team often gets is, “How did GLI develop this stance on a public policy issue?” Our answer is always the same: GLI Investors. GLI vets issues and develops stances through a committee process, starting with our six Issue Advisory Committees: Bi-State, Business Competitiveness, Education &…

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Who’s Funded? March’s Startups Making Waves

Every month GLI’s EnterpriseCorp tracks Louisville-based startups that receive funding through public and private investment.  Here are EnterpriseCorp’s most recent clients that have received funding: Cuddle Clones – $200,000 from individual angel investors Capturing the emotional connection between people and their pets through customized plush replicas.   Schedule It –…

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THREE Things Entrepreneurs Need to Know NOW!

From the offices of GLI’s EnterpriseCorp:  Right now we are in the middle of taking applications for MANY different awards, programs, and even MAJOR  investments. The deadlines are RAPIDLY approaching. DO NOT DELAY! Now is the time to sign up for all or at least ONE of these opportunities: Steve…

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INVESTOR SPOTLIGHT: Omagi Salon Spa

Founded In: 2010 By: Marian Sang Number of Employees: 27   Describe what your organization does in two sentences. Omagi provides hair and skin care services with a holistic approach that considers the person as a whole, both the physical and psyche. We also strive to provide world-class attention and…

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Welcome to the Club: Our New Investors & Renewals

We’d like to extend a warm welcome to the companies who have joined GLI and those who have renewed. Thank you for investing in our mission to accelerate economic growth, job creation and business competitiveness throughout the Greater Louisville region.  If you know of a company interested in accelerating the region…

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GLI Board Spotlight: Mike Ash

Title: Regional President Company: Fifth Third Bank How many years have you served on the GLI Board of Directors? I’m in my third year of serving on the GLI Board.  I had the opportunity to lead the GLIDE trip to Austin in 2016 and served as Finance Chair in 2017….

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New Faces at GLI

Your Metro Chamber is staffing up for a record breaking 2018. To move Greater Louisville forward, we’ve hired some stellar people to fill new positions. Brian Schneider is our new Director of Investor Development. Brian brings a wealth of business to business sales experience and customer service.  Most recently, Brian…

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GLI Partners on Derby Diversity Business Summit

GLI is partnering with the New Age Community in launching the Inaugural Derby Diversity Business Summit. Expanding economic growth and elevating businesses together is one of our main goals at GLI. Our organization is committed to connecting with business leaders across all walks of life. The mission of the Derby…

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Get On Board: SummerWorks 2018 Kicks Off

GLI is excited to be supporting the Mayor’s SummerWorks Program again in 2018.  This opportunity offers youth – between the ages of 16-21 -summer employment and this year’s program promises to be better than ever.  Through the Academies of Louisville initiative, we anticipate more youth than ever to have summer…

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Don’t Miss the First EVER Business BOOM!

The KFC Yum! Center is partnering with GLI, Louisville Business First, and Leadership Louisville and hosting a new Thunder festivity, “Business Boom.” The event is intended to give the Louisville Business Community an opportunity to network, collaborate, and connect with other business persons that are like minded and moving forward….

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