PetFirst Acquisition by MetLife Highlights Fast-Growing Sector

Jeffersonville-based pet insurer PetFirst covers dogs and cats across the country. PetFirst’s acquisition by insurance giant MetLife signals continued strength in the growing pet insurance industry.

Logistics firm plans new, larger headquarters in Florence

LeanCor Supply Chain Group LLC plans to add 53 full-time jobs in Northern Kentucky while investing $4.4 million in moving its headquarters to a larger office building in Boone County.

Community Ventures awarded $749,000 to issue loans to small businesses

Community Ventures received $749,000 for a new loan program that will provide much needed business loans to small business owners and entrepreneurs throughout Kentucky.

Lexington has $200,000 available for workforce grants

Lexington is now accepting applications for grants designed to support businesses in Fayette County that offer job training and certifications to promote economic development activity.