fbpx
Greater Louisville Inc. The Metro Chamber of Commerce 2019 Chamber of the Year
× Greater Louisville Inc. The Metro Chamber of Commerce

Media Center

Your home for all news related to GLI, the Louisville Metro Chamber of Commerce.

Subscribe to our newsletter, by clicking here.

GLI hires nationally recognized economic development veteran as Chief of Regional Economic Growth

Louisville, Ky. (June 21, 2021) – Greater Louisville Inc. announced the hire of Ben Pratt as the chamber’s newly created Chief of Regional Economic Growth and Senior Vice President. Pratt brings more than 10 years of experience in economic development within both local government and chambers of commerce. Most recently,…

Read More

GLI issues statement on legislation to limit discussions on race in school curricula

“Legislation to limit discussions on race in public school curricula poses a threat to the progress our region has made in advancing racial equity and attracting and retaining a diverse workforce. As in the past, GLI does not support policy that restricts and/or limits any local school district’s ability to…

Read More

Kentucky Business Community Urges Governor To Take Action To Increase Workforce Participation

After an unprecedented year of hardship caused by the global pandemic, the Governor ended most of the Covid-19 restrictions on June 11 declaring, “We are no longer in crisis”. Businesses across Kentucky however still are. GLI has joined a coalition of the three metro chambers of Kentucky to advocate for…

Read More

Greater Louisville Inc. Welcomes New Director of Government Affairs and Public Policy

Louisville, Ky. (June 14, 2021) – Greater Louisville Inc. (GLI) announced the expansion of its advocacy team with the addition of Liz McQuillen, who will serve as Director of Government Affairs and Public Policy. McQuillen will oversee GLI’s six issue committees, work with GLI’s Public Policy Council to create local,…

Read More

Greater Louisville Inc. Announces Indianapolis as 2021 GLIDE Destination

Annual trip will focus on economic development and inclusion Louisville, Ky. (June 9, 2021) – Greater Louisville Inc. (GLI) announced the region’s top business leaders will be traveling to Indianapolis for the chamber’s annual Greater Louisville Idea Development Expedition (GLIDE) presented by Norton Healthcare. The three-day trip will focus on…

Read More

Tanelle Smith Selected for U.S. Chamber Foundation Education and Workforce Fellowship Program

Fellowship Provides State and Local Business Leaders with Opportunities to Engage Nationally on Critical Education and Workforce Issues Washington, D.C. (June 8, 2021) – The U.S. Chamber of Commerce Foundation today announced Tanelle Smith, Manager of Workforce and Industry Programs at Greater Louisville Inc. (GLI), was selected to participate in…

Read More

GLI Launches Equity Toolkit, Partners with Equity Vested to Launch Inclusion Index

Both efforts complement Greater Louisville’s Racial Equity Pledge Louisville, Ky. (June 2, 2021) – Today, Greater Louisville Inc. (GLI) launched a robust toolkit aimed at equipping businesses who signed Greater Louisville’s Racial Equity Pledge with the resources they need to advance inclusion within their organizations and throughout the community. The toolkit directly complements…

Read More

Three Local Business Leaders Join Greater Louisville Inc.’s Board of Directors

Louisville, Ky. (May 26, 2021) – Greater Louisville Inc.’s (GLI) Board of Directors voted in three new local business leaders to serve as directors. Kimberly Halbauer, Regional President of Fifth Third Bank N.A. (Kentucky), Matt Ward, Market President of Truist, and Jordan Reber, Chairman and CEO of OvareGroup, have joined…

Read More

April 2021 New and Renewing Investors

Core New Investors Allied Universal Alltrade Property Management, LLC Biscuit Belly Dan-O’s Seasoning Diamond Game Drop it Deliveries Flypaper Digital Media Grifols Holiday Inn Louisville Downtown InfoResources Innovative Directions Investment Group, LLC (IDIG) jcbhub Key Outreach LLC Le Relais Restaurant Main Line Xpress R.A. Ross & Associates, Inc. Turning Point…

Read More

Investor Spotlight: Metro United Way

Founded In: 1917     Number of Employees: 70 Describe what your organization does in two sentences. We bring together businesses, nonprofits, government agencies, and individuals to engage in the kinds of collaboration that changes lives, maximizing our community’s resources to advance opportunity and equity for all. Who do you serve?…

Read More
1 2 93