Category: Biz Briefs

Biz Briefs of the Week • August 29, 2013

Biz Briefs of the Week • August 29, 2013

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UK fans now have hometown coverage in Louisville Beginning September 2, 2013 Louisville’s WBNA ION 21 and Lexington’s LEX 18 have partnered to bring Louisville viewers Lexington News and Sports.  LEX 18’s 6:00p.m. newsccast will air on WBNA Monday through Friday at 6.30 p.m. University of Kentucky sports fans will be excited to watch in [...]

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Biz Briefs of the Week: August 15, 2013

Biz Briefs of the Week: August 15, 2013

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Limited Edition Bourbon Celebrates Four Roses’ 125th Anniversary Four Roses Distillery announces the second 2013 limited edition bourbon to mark the brand’s year-long celebration of its 125 years in distilling. The first was a single barrel bourbon released in the spring and the second will be the 2013 Limited Edition Small Batch Bourbon, to be [...]

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Biz Briefs of the Week: August 8, 2013

Biz Briefs of the Week: August 8, 2013

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Churchill Downs Churchill Downs Racetrack plans to enhance the patron experience for the Kentucky Derby Presented by Yum! Brands, the Longines Kentucky Oaks and other on-track events through the creation of the Grandstand Terrace, a venue that will offer nearly 2,400 new seats on the second and third floors and significantly expand and update restrooms, [...]

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Biz Briefs of the Week: August 1, 2013

Biz Briefs of the Week: August 1, 2013

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Louisville Launches Social Media Channel to Keep Families Informed Louisville Metro Government has launched a new social media channel, making it easier for families to learn about the city events and services they depend on and enjoy. Two related social media feeds – @LouFamilies on Twitter and the “Louisville Metro Families” page on Facebook – [...]

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Biz Briefs of the Week: July 25, 2013

Biz Briefs of the Week: July 25, 2013

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Chamber Report Recommends Public-Private Partnerships To Save Taxpayer Dollars A new report from the Kentucky Chamber of Commerce examines how greater engagement of the private sector in state government through partnerships can help the state meet essential needs while saving tax dollars and improving efficiency. The report, Private Solutions to Public Problems: Partnerships to Build [...]

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Biz Briefs of the Week: July 18, 2013

Biz Briefs of the Week: July 18, 2013

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Northwestern Mutual Fights Pediatric Cancer with NCAA Championship Floor  Souvenir Pieces Will Support Charity, Center Court Donated to University of Louisville Milwaukee, WI, July 9, 2013 – For the second year in a row, Northwestern Mutual is using the 2013 NCAA Division I Men’s Basketball National Championship floor to raise money for the fight against [...]

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Biz Briefs of the Week: July 11, 2013

Biz Briefs of the Week: July 11, 2013

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DARE TO CARE EARNS COVETED 4-STAR RATING FROM CHARITY NAVIGATOR Dare to Care Food Bank’s sound fiscal management practices and commitment to accountability and transparency have earned it a 4-star rating from Charity Navigator, America’s largest independent charity evaluator. Since 2002, using data-driven analysis, Charity Navigator has awarded only the most fiscally responsible organizations a [...]

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Biz Briefs of the Week: July 4, 2013

Biz Briefs of the Week: July 4, 2013

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Louisville Sports Commission The Louisville Sports Commission (LSC) announced Tuesday the election of officers for its board of directors for the upcoming fiscal year, the appointment of two new board members and the re-election of 11 board members. The new and re-elected board members will be serving a three-year term of 2014-2016. The new slate [...]

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Biz Briefs of the Week: June 27, 2013

Biz Briefs of the Week: June 27, 2013

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Transylvania University President R. Owen Williams to resign R. Owen Williams will step down as president of Transylvania University after the 2013-14 academic year, Chairman of the Board of Trustees William T. Young Jr. announced this afternoon in a meeting with faculty and staff. “The Board of Trustees fully supports Dr. Williams’ decision to continue [...]

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Biz Briefs of the Week: June 20, 2013

Biz Briefs of the Week: June 20, 2013

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Leadership Louisville Center Graduates Leadership Louisville Class of 2013 After 10 months, 57 local leaders graduated as the Leadership Louisville Class of 2013 on May 21. They are the 34th class of the Leadership Louisville Center’s signature program for established community leaders, founded in 1979. These talented leaders spent 10 months learning more about themselves, [...]

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