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GLI board chair wins top volunteer award, chamber recognized for excellence in communications

Louisville, Ky. (September 29, 2022) – At the annual Kentucky Chamber of Commerce Executives meeting and awards dinner, Greater Louisville Inc. brought home two top awards. Purna Veer, 2022 Chair of the GLI Board of Directors and founder of V-Soft Consulting, was honored with the coveted ‘Volunteer of the Year…

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Top UPS leader to headline Greater Louisville Inc.’s Annual Meeting presented by Baird

The largest convening of business leaders in the region is set for February 1, 2023 Louisville, Ky. (September 29, 2022) – Greater Louisville Inc. announced that Nando Cesarone, UPS Executive Vice President and President U.S., will be the keynote speaker at its Annual Meeting presented by Baird on February 1,…

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Two years of accelerated growth: Greater Louisville Inc. reflects on successes of NOW Louisville plan

Louisville, Ky. (September 19, 2022) – On the two-year anniversary of the launch of its five-year strategic plan, NOW Louisville, Greater Louisville Inc. celebrated the major accomplishments and successes that have come from the forward-thinking plan for accelerated growth. Through the plan, GLI created six pillars to guide the work:…

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GLI’s familiarization tour positions Louisville as top destination for relocating, expanding companies

Economic development site consultants participated in three-day immersive experience of region Louisville, Ky (August 26, 2022) – Greater Louisville Inc. (GLI) hosted ten site selectors and consultants at its annual Familiarization (FAM) Tour presented by LG&E and KU. The three-day event included interactive tours of Jefferson County and Southern Indiana,…

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Business leaders join GLI in nation’s capital to discuss rising costs, legislative priorities

Trip coincides with release of GLI’s 2022 federal agenda Washington, D.C. (July 21, 2022) – Thirty business leaders joined Greater Louisville Inc. for its annual D.C. Fly-In presented by Baptist Health, where they met with federal lawmakers and appointed cabinet officials to discuss the region’s top concerns and priorities. During…

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Greater Louisville earns top spot as national logistics hub

Region ranks third in Business Facilities Magazine’s global and metro ‘Logistics Leader’ category Louisville, Ky. (July 18, 2022) – For the second year in a row, Business Facilities Magazine named the Louisville MSA third in its Top 10 list of global and metro logistics hubs. This comes off a record…

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Scholarship applications open for GLIDE: JAX presented by Norton Healthcare

Louisville, Ky. (July 5, 2022) – Leading up to its 2022 Greater Louisville Idea Development Expedition (GLIDE) to Jacksonville, Florida, Greater Louisville Inc. opened applications for attendee scholarships. The scholarships are generously sponsored by Dean Dorton and will be awarded to engaged members of the community to attend the three-day,…

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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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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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