New Kentucky Chamber CEO Ashli Watts Highlights Infrastructure Needs

Business First talked with the new Kentucky Chamber CEO Ashli Watts on her work to date and what’s ahead. Infrastructure improvements topped her list.

Officials: ConnectGRADD may be the answer to troubled KentuckyWired initiative

ConnectGRADD is a partnership between QWireless and GRADD that provides internet services to the rural areas to GRADD’s seven-member counties of Daviess, Hancock, Henderson, McLean, Ohio, Union, Webster, as well as new member Hopkins County.

University of Kentucky Makes Significant Progress on Major P3

UK has made major headway on the The Winslow Project, a transformative town-gown real-estate deal to secure major retail and parking options for campus.

Louisville Water Company Working with Itron to Improve Operational Efficiency

Itron, Inc. is partnerting with Louisville Water Company to modernize the water usage data collection process and even offer analytics to detect leaks.

Somerset-Pulaski Co. announces expansion of inmate training program

he Somerset-Pulaski County Economic Development Authority (SPEDA) introduced an evolving initiative to grow Pulaski’s workforce while helping incarcerated men and women gain a new start on life after their release.

Lake Cumberland Regional Industrial Complex unveiled in Russell County

The complex is much more than an industrial park, it’s the interconnected entities that have lent to the success of industries located here.

Business courts will make Kentucky more attractive for business, Supreme Court Justice Hughes tells lawmakers

Justice Hughes and Jakubowicz both said business courts will be positive for all parties involved, increasing access for all litigants, as well as improving the efficiency, timeliness, and consistency in the judicial process.

Humana and Microsoft announce multiyear strategic partnership to reimagine health in aging population

The strategic partnership aims to build modern health care solutions to help improve member health and simply healthcare experiences.

Kentucky Bourbon Festival To Return For 29th Year

Set in the Bourbon Capital of the World®, the Kentucky Bourbon Festival will be back for its 29th year in 2020. Bourbon is booming in the commonwealth.

Louisville Lands Professional Women’s Soccer Team

Growing soccer city Louisville will be home to a new National Women’s Soccer League team in 2021, called Proof Louisville FC.